Posted August 11, 2015 by Adam P. Newton
*+-As a Texas resident, you know blazing summers are a fact of life. But even the heartiest Texan must admit this August is especially brutal. The current heat wave makes … READ MORE How to Protect Your Family from Heat Exhaustion During Heat Spikes
Posted August 10, 2015 by Vernon Trollinger
*+-Let’s say it’s one of those scorching Texas summer afternoons where the humidity is so thick you practically swim through the air. After a long day, all you want to … READ MORE How Does Turning Up My Air Conditioner Help the Texas Energy Grid?
Posted August 6, 2015 by Adam P. Newton
*+-We’re so committed to helping you use less of what we sell, we created a brand-new infographic talking about our Reduce Your Use Rewards program! Just lower your usage by 10% … READ MORE How You Can Reduce Your Energy Usage at Home [Infographic]
Posted July 31, 2015 by Adam P. Newton
*+-Attention all Direct Energy Reduce Your Use Rewards Customers! In light of the super-hot temperatures that have beset Texas the past few days, we are continuing the Peak Event that … READ MORE Reduce Your Use During Today’s Texas Peak Event for Bill Savings
Posted July 30, 2015 by Alexandria Houstoun
*+-The Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT), grid operator for most of Texas, is asking electric consumers to limit or reduce electricity use where possible during the 3-7 pm peak … READ MORE ERCOT Urging Texans to Conserve Energy Today
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?