Posted December 8, 2015 by Vernon Trollinger
-+*We hear this question A LOT this time of year – from readers, family, and friends alike. So here’s the easy answer: Set it to what’s comfortable for you and your family! BUT – … READ MORE What’s the Best Temperature for My Thermostat in Winter?
Posted November 4, 2015 by Alexandria Houstoun
-+*The Direct Energy and University of Houston Energy Efficiency Innovation Challenge is in full swing. To recap from our October 2nd post announcing this competition, teams of students are collaborating … READ MORE Updating the Energy Efficiency Innovation Challenge at the University of Houston
Posted October 29, 2015 by Brooke Drake
-+*When I think of football, my mind immediately goes to fond memories of attending tailgate parties in high school, college, and beyond. Now that football season is in full swing, … READ MORE Upgrade Your Tailgate! Part 4 – An Energy Efficient and Green Tailgate
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?