Tag: eco-friendly

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Bonfire Safety Tips

Happy National S’mores Day! If you’re celebrating this delicious holiday by gathering around a bonfire to make some homemade snacks, make sure you check out these safety tipsbefore lighting up: Build your bonfire at least 60 feet away from anything flammable, like houses, sheds and trees. Do not build a fire on the surface of [&hellip

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Eco-Friendly Tips for Beating the Summer Heat

With students preparing for the upcoming school year, it may seem like summer is coming to an end, but the summer heat is still in full swing! Instead of cranking up the air conditioning, which can increase your electric bills, try some of these eco-friendly tips for beating hot August days: Cool off with cool [&hellip

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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 [&hellip

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Eco-Friendly Summer Accessories

Are you looking to kick your summer accessories up a notch? Being trendy doesn’t have to be harsh for the environment. To take your summer fashion to the next level while remaining green, check out these earth-friendly finds: Sea Bags — Upcycling at its finest, these totes and bags are made from recycled sails! LunchSkins [&hellip

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Eco-Friendly Summer Crafts for Kids

Looking for some eco-friendly craft ideas to keep your kids entertained while they’re on summer break? Try some of these do-it-yourself projects to green up your children’s art activities: Button Flower Garden Windsocks Clothes Pin Mermaids Egg Carton Fairy Lights Peanut Finger Puppets Flower Petal Watercolors Sea Shell Necklaces Lollipop Stick Frames Do you have any [&hellip

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Direct Energy Buzz July 19 Edition

Oh, Friday, we’re certainly glad to see you! How are you getting ready to cool off this weekend? It was another busy week in the world of Direct Energy. On Monday, we celebrated the first-ever Pittsburgh Small Business Community Hero, Scott Pipitone. Congrats! How many swimmers do we have out there? If you’re spending a [&hellip

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Eco-friendly Ice Cream Recipes

July is National Ice Cream month! For a fun way to melt away hot summer days and celebrate this wonderful holiday, try some of these delicious (and eco-friendly) homemade ice cream recipes: Natural Vanilla Bean Ice Cream Double Chocolate Ice Cream Strawberry Vanilla Ice Cream Chocolate Orange Ice Cream Lavender Honey Ice Cream Chocolate Coconut [&hellip