Posted October 20, 2015 by Vernon Trollinger
-+*With an autumn chill in the air and Halloween fast approaching, the Direct Energy Buzz for October 2015 focuses on two recent energy news items: falling fuel prices and a … READ MORE Fuel Costs, El Niño, & Biofuels: It’s the Direct Energy Buzz for October 2015
Posted October 2, 2015 by Alexandria Houstoun
-+*What if you could build a two-bedroom connected home that was 100% energy efficient? Amazing, right? But what if you could build it for just $80,000? That’s the challenge University … READ MORE Direct Energy Launches Energy Efficiency Innovation Challenge with the University of Houston
Posted September 9, 2015 by Direct Energy Home Services
-+*It seems that our homes always collect more gadgets, appliances, and electronics, and the electricity required to power them can really add up. And the electronic devices we often forget … READ MORE How Can I Improve the Energy Efficiency of my Modem, Router, or Cable Box?
Posted September 3, 2015 by Vernon Trollinger
-+*Hot weather at home can dampen your summer fun if you’re running your air conditioner in your home while you’re on vacation. The easiest way to save while you’re away? Raise the cooling settings … READ MORE How Can I Improve the Energy Efficiency of My Air Conditioner While on Vacation?
Posted September 2, 2015 by Adam P. Newton
-+*Earlier this summer, we launched a fantastic program in your Online Account Manager we think you’ll love: Reduce Your Use Insights, our free online energy efficiency audit. The idea of offering … READ MORE Get Energy Savvy with Reduce Your Use Insights from Direct Energy!
Posted August 14, 2015 by Adam P. Newton
-+*For Danny, some days are just too hot to stay indoors. This August, his Dallas apartment has seen too many of them, and his window air conditioning unit just isn’t … READ MORE For 20-Somethings on a Budget, Keeping Cool Requires Creativity: Another Texas Tale