The 2014 Direct Energy Charity Roundup

The 2014 Direct Energy Charity Roundup

It’s been a wonderful year here at Direct Energy, and we are glad we were able to give back this year through our social media efforts. In May, we donated $1 to the USO for every letter written to a USO serviceman or woman through our Facebook form. In September, we supported Child Advocates’ 30th anniversary by donating […]

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5 Last Minute DIY New Year’s Eve Ideas from Pinterest

We’re only 2 days away from ringing in the New Year! Whether you’re seeking some last minute ideas on your New Year’s Eve shindig or you don’t have any plans at all, you’ve come to the right place. We’ve rounded up some ideas from our Holiday Ideas Pinterest Board to help you out! There always seems to be glitter […]

4 Fun Activities for Kids Over Winter Break

4 Fun Activities for Kids Over Winter Break

Christmas is over….now what? If you’re anything like me, you want to make the most of the winter break. We cram in all of our plans before Christmas – shopping, cooking, wrapping gifts, preparing for out-of-town guests, and visiting with family and friends. By December 26th, I’m spent. At this point, I think everyone should spend […]

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Merry Christmas from Direct Energy!

From our family to yours, Direct Energy wishes you a hearty Merry Christmas! May this special season fill your home and hearts with the gifts of love, joy, family, and friends — and of course, plenty of food and laughter. The families of Direct Energy live and work in the same communities as our customers. That’s […]

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5 Tips for Winter Weather Home Readiness

When harsh winter storms hit, they bring extreme cold temperatures, chilling winds, and worst of all — ice. This frozen water can coat power lines, which pulls them down and then knocks out the power to your home. For many, that means no heat until the power is restored. Winter weather conditions cause crews to take more […]

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7 Green Tips for Improving Home Energy Efficiency in Winter

There are many ways to go about “greening” your house during the fall and winter months. Some solutions are long-range investments, while others require significant DIY skill or the use of an outside contractor. Today, let’s focus on 7 eco-friendly tips that are both easy and cost effective for helping you lower your energy usage during […]