Tag: energy


Green Pool Tips

Do you have a pool? With summer in full-swing, pool maintenance can become a tedious and costly chore— for you and the environment.  To keep your pool clean while going green, try some of these eco-friendly pool tips: Opt for ultraviolet pool cleaners. Ultraviolet pool cleaners help reduce the amount of chlorine and other chemicals […]


Direct Energy to Acquire Bounce Energy

We have exciting news! Early this morning we announced the recent agreement of the acquisition of Bounce Energy, a privately-held retail electricity provider based in Houston, for $46 million in cash plus additional working capital. The acquisition of Bounce Energy makes our residential business even stronger! Here’s some background on Bounce Energy: The company provides […]


Prepping Your Home for Summer Vacation

With the school year coming to an end and summer in full swing, you may be preparing for a summer vacation. When packing up the family, don’t forget some of these tips for preparing your home and cutting energy costs while you’re out of town: Turn down your water heater. Set your thermostat, or turn […]

Happy Pi Day!

Happy Pi Day!

Happy Pi Day! Note, we do mean pi and not pie, although today does give us a pretty good excuse to indulge in some tasty treats. In addition to celebrating the number 3.14, we’re also celebrating Albert Einstein’s birthday. The physicist that gave us E = MC², the equation for ENERGY, was born on March […]

Direct Energy Buzz February 22 Edition

Direct Energy Buzz February 22 Edition

Happy Friday! We made it to the end of the week and we’re excited about it! How energy efficient was your week? Before you head off to celebrate your weekend, here’s your Direct Energy Buzz. On Monday, we focused on the kitchen and shared a few tips on how to be energy efficient in our […]

Houston Dynamo

“Play on the Pitch” Sweepstakes

Want to play like a Dynamo? Our partnership with the Houston Dynamo allows us to bring you the best of both worlds−amazing soccer and green energy! With that in mind, we are excited to announce our “Play on the Pitch” sweepstakes. Right now, if you sign up with Direct Energy, you have the chance to […]