Tag: Reduce Your Use

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Direct Energy Buzz July 26 Edition

Happy Friday! We thought today would never get here! How are you keeping cool this summer? As always, it was a very busy week at Direct Energy. Let’s take a second and look back on this week’s news. Are your kids keeping busy this summer? If it’s too hot to play outside, check out Monday’s […]

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Vacation Travel Tips

Oh sweet summer, we’re so glad that you’re here! As the weather heats up, many families hit the road and start their vacation. Just because you’re not at home doesn’t mean you can’t save energy. In fact, there are many ways to be green and save money during your summer travels. If you’re road tripping, […]

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$100,000 in Grants Available to Nonprofits in the U.S. and Canada for Energy- Efficient Upgrades

Direct Energy announced today that it has reopened its Reduce Your Use® for Good Grant program for applications. Under the grant program, nonprofits apply by uploading a short video to the company’s Reduce Your Use for Good Facebook page, those selected are awarded up to $2,500 to fund energy-efficient upgrades. “Our Reduce Your Use for […]

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Direct Energy Buzz May 31 Edition

It’s Friday AND the last day of May! Before you leap into June, check out this week’s Direct Energy Buzz. On Monday, we celebrated Memorial Day with tips on how to make sure your grill is cleaned and prepped for BBQ season. What’s your favorite thing to grill? Check out some of our favorite recipes […]

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Prepping your BBQ for Memorial Day Celebrations

How are you celebrating the Memorial Day holiday? If you’re hosting a cookout, take some time to make sure your grill is cleaned and prepped for BBQ season—doing so will create more flavorful food and help your grill run properly. Check out these BBQ cleaning tips: Detach and thoroughly clean the burners. Check all burning […]

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Green Laundry Tips

Even though it’s only Monday, we’re already thinking about our weekend chores—like doing the laundry. While laundry isn’t the most thrilling task, it’s something we have to do! Next time you toss in a load, try these five ideas to clean up your clothes AND your lifestyle: Use cold water. If you’re using a conventional […]