Direct Energy Buzz July 12 Edition

Got the midsummer blues? Don’t worry…it’s Friday! It may be hot out there, but there are plenty of great ways to cool off this summer. What’s your favorite way to beat the heat?

This week sure was busy! On Monday we shared some tips to help readers plan for moving. Although the experience can be taxing, our tips will help you reduce stress and make your move more eco-friendly.

It’s certainly been a wet summer and unfortunately a few of our favorite cities were hit pretty hard with the floods. On Tuesday, we shared a few tips to help our friends in Toronto stay dry and safe.

This morning, we made a very exciting announcement! We’ll be acquiring Bounce Energy, a privately-held retail electricity provider based in Houston, for $46 million in cash plus additional working capital. We’re thrilled to welcome Bounce Energy to the Direct Energy family!

Today we also congratulated our first Central Illinois Volunteer Citizen of the Year, Quinton Brown. Learn more about Quinton by clicking here.

This week’s Hot Job is for an Outside Sales Representative in Tempe, Arizona. If you have superb communications skills and sales experience this could be the job for you! Click here to apply.

Before you head out for the weekend, here’s a great summer energy tip to keep you cool! Replace air filters every month. Clogged filters mean your A/C works harder than it has to.