Direct Energy Buzz June 14 Edition

It’s Friday, time for your weekly roundup of Direct Energy news, energy tips and Hot Job! We have a ton to talk about this week, most importantly, we launched our new website! If you haven’t had a chance to check it out, visit We’d love to hear your thoughts on the new look and feel of our site, share your feedback with us on Facebook and Twitter.

On Monday, we were thrilled to announce the finalists and winner of the 2013 Alberta Volunteer Citizen of the Year award. Congratulations to Sister Eileen Boyle of Westlock, AB!

On Tuesday, we shared some tips on what to do if the power goes out in your area. With hurricane and tornado season underway, it’s important to be prepared!

Why should you switch to Direct Energy? On Wednesday, we gave you 10 reasons! Are you a customer? Why did you choose Direct Energy?

With Father’s Day right around the corner, we took the opportunity to celebrate dad on Thursday. For a few last minute green gift ideas for dad, click here.

And now for this week’s Hot Job! This week’s job is definitely HOT; it’s in Tempe, Arizona after all. We’re hiring customer service representatives at our new call center. If you have at least one year of experience, this could be the job for you!

Are you getting ready to take a vacation? This energy tip will keep your costs low and your home safe! Install timers on lights. This is a standard tip to make your home look occupied, but it also saves energy — imagine the wattage waste if a light is on 24/7!