Tag: energy

Who knew static electricity could do that?

Who knew static electricity could do that?

It zaps us when we touch metal in dry weather. It makes our clothes cling and our hair stand up. No wonder static electricity gets a bad rap. We can blame it for attracting dust to TV and computer screens and − perhaps worst of all − holding dust bunnies together! (The more static charge, […]

Direct Energy Buzz – April 8th edition

Direct Energy Buzz – April 8th edition

We love the four-day week here at Direct Energy! Hope you guys having a great weekend. Now, we’ll share with you what we brought your way this week on Facebook, Twitter and our Blog. On Monday, we were ecstatic to share the idea of harnessing your own kinetic energy. We are constantly producing energy, so […]

Utilize your kinetic energy

Utilize your kinetic energy

When most people think about their energy use they think of electricity consumption or the amount of fuel they go through when driving a car. Few people stop and think about the energy we expend and create everyday.  One type of energy that humans generate is kinetic energy, which is the energy of motion or […]

Direct Energy Buzz – March 30th edition

Direct Energy Buzz – March 30th edition

Another week, another buzz post. Is it just us or has the start of spring put an extra pep in our step? Where did March already go? Time is flying by! On that note, let’s jump on in to what we brought you this week on our Facebook, Twitter and the Blog. Monday, we were all […]

Make a difference one Earth Hour at a time

Make a difference one Earth Hour at a time

Earth Hour is about more than just turning off the lights for one hour. It’s about making the planet a better one, yet the event remains unknown to many. Earth Hour, now approaching its fifth year, is a one-hour global call to action that encourages individuals, community groups and businesses to turn off the lights […]

The Direct Energy Buzz – March 23 edition

The Direct Energy Buzz – March 23 edition

Hello and welcome back to another edition of The Direct Energy Buzz! Is it just us or did this week totally fly by? Let’s not waste anytime. Without further ado, here’s everything that has happened this week on our Facebook, Twitter and Blog. On Monday, we commented on the fickleness of the weather. ENERGY STAR […]

It’s Picnic Time!

It’s Picnic Time!

This week marked the first day of spring and you know what that means…picnics galore! Picnics are a great way to keep up family fun traditions but they are also a great way to utilize an extra hour of daylight and save energy. We are here to provide you with tips on creating your own […]