Posted August 9, 2015 by Adam P. Newton
-+*According to the predictions released by outlets like The Weather Channel and Weather Underground, Texas and much of the southern United States will face continued triple-digit temperatures Monday throughout the … READ MORE Texas! Get Ready for a Week of High Temperatures and a Peak Event
Posted August 7, 2015 by Vernon Trollinger
-+*When it comes to technology, sometimes the little things matter most. Things like quarks, carbon nanotubes, very low voltages, and filaments. While the 20th Century was often called the Atomic … READ MORE The Direct Energy Buzz for August 2015: Quantum Mechanics, Conductors, and LED Lighting
Posted August 6, 2015 by Adam P. Newton
-+*Whew! It was really hot in Texas yesterday! How hot was it? So hot that we set a record for the most megawatts used in an hour! It’s true. The … READ MORE What Does Peak Demand in Texas Mean to Me?
Posted July 31, 2015 by Jackie Effenson
-+*For some, setting the thermostat at 78 degrees is a standard habit. Good for them. For me, in the Texas summers, that’s just too hot. But today, July 31st, 2015, … READ MORE What to Do Outside When It’s Too Hot Inside
Posted by Vernon Trollinger
-+*The problem with summer heat in Texas is everything get hot, especially generators and transmission lines. These make and carry the electricity that helps keep you cool. When the electricity … READ MORE Help Keep Texas Cool During All This Summer Heat!
Posted July 24, 2015 by Vernon Trollinger
-+*When it comes to saving energy, there are a bunch mistaken assumptions that often mislead people and cost them more money. The very vexing thing about these energy misconceptions is … READ MORE Challenging Common Energy Misconceptions Part 6: Too Odd to Be True?