Tag: Reduce Your Use

Reduce Your Use in the Kitchen

Reduce Your Use in the Kitchen

Happy Monday! We hope you had a fun, energy efficient weekend. Now, who’s hungry? Today we’re looking at ways to keep your family full without consuming a ton of energy. That’s why when trying to reduce your use, the kitchen is a great place to start. Turn down the heat! Lightly boiling water has the […]

Did You Know…Ways To Reduce Your Use

Did You Know…Ways To Reduce Your Use

Halfway through the workweek! Get excited! There are many ways to be eco-friendly and energy efficient. However, there are some tips that may not be as obvious, even to us at Direct Energy. In efforts to continue our commitment for an energy-efficient 2013 (remember those New Year’s resolutions?), here are some ways to reduce your […]

Alberta Volunteer Citizen of the Year Award

Alberta Volunteer Citizen of the Year Award

Direct Energy and the Alberta Weekly Newspapers Association (AWNA) invite Albertans to help recognize the province’s tremendous volunteer spirit with the ninth annual Volunteer Citizen of the Year Award.  Nominations are now being accepted and will close Sunday, March 31, 2013. First introduced in Alberta in 2005, the Volunteer Citizen of the Year Award program […]

Direct Energy Buzz – July 6th edition

Direct Energy Buzz – July 6th edition

If you’re like us, you’re still in post-July Forth recovery mode. Did  you have a good one? Hope it was safe and fun and that everyone followed our Fourth of July safety tips. What did you think of the Big Bay fireworks fiasco in San Diego, where 15 minutes of fireworks went off all at […]

Direct Energy Buzz – June 8th edition

Direct Energy Buzz – June 8th edition

Before we get started – it wasn’t just your imagination, this Spring has indeed been very warm.  And, even as some communities are still facing snowfall, NOAA announced the warmest spring on record, at least since they started paying attention. Warmer than normal weather is one reason scientists and storm watchers are worried about the […]