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3 Tips for Picking the Perfect Pumpkin in Fall

One of my favorite fall activities is visiting the pumpkin patch with my family. I love the corn mazes, hay rides, hot apple cider, and most of all, I love the beautiful array of pumpkins: big ones, little ones, skinny ones, fat ones, white ones, orange ones, and more! With so many different varieties of pumpkins, […]

We’ve Renovated! Introducing Direct Energy Online Account Manager 3.0!

Only 11 months ago, we announced the latest round of improvements to our Online Account Manager customer portal. Not content to rest on those laurels, Direct Energy is excited to introduce OAM 3.0! This recent slate of renovations represents a dramatic improvement to the customer experience, specifically in how you access the information in your […]

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Checking the Predictions for the 2014 Hurricane Season

Back in May, the NOAA’s Climate Prediction Center (along with three other prediction centers) delivered a forecast for a “below normal” season. All told, NOAA expected 8-13 named tropical storms, 3-6 hurricanes, and 1-2 of which could be category 3 or above. The reasoning for so few storms was because of cold water in the […]

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8 Ways to Lower the Electricity Bills in Your First Apartment

So, you’ve moved most of your stuff out of your parents’ place, and after all the hassle, drama, and unexpected expenses, you’re finally settling into your first, very own apartment. That means you’ll be paying your own electricity bills. AAAAAAA!!!!!!!! While there’s no need to panic, your energy habits do affect your monthly bill. While […]