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Direct Energy Buzz – December 30th edition

Direct Energy Buzz – December 30th edition

Happy New Year, everyone! Is anyone making a New Year’s Resolution for 2012? Our goal is to help you be more energy efficient around your home!  As you start your search for the perfect (and obtainable) resolution, check out these tips we shared on Monday for easy ways to begin your journey to energy efficiency. [&hellip

Christmas lights and your electric bill

Christmas lights and your electric bill

It doesn’t really feel like Christmastime until the houses in your neighborhood glow each evening with red, green and yellow bulbs strung along porches and hanging from trees. A classic but extreme example of holiday decorations is the Griswold’s display in the movie Christmas Vacation. It’s fun and festive but adding decorative lights both inside [&hellip

Direct Energy Buzz – November 25th edition

Direct Energy Buzz – November 25th edition

Hello again! We hope everyone had a fantastic Thanksgiving and is still enjoying leftovers today. You’ll certainly need the fuel for the Black Friday shopping madness, which is ensuing everywhere today! Take time to enjoy this nice long weekend with family and friends and catch up with what’s been going on with us in this [&hellip

Don’t Gobble Up Energy This Thanksgiving!

Don’t Gobble Up Energy This Thanksgiving!

The holidays are an exciting time for everyone. With friends and family coming together to celebrate, parties and dinners of all sizes will be planned and delicious food and drinks will be had. Unfortunately, when it comes to cooking a feast like Thanksgiving, it is a given that your electricity bills may also be impacted. [&hellip

Direct Energy Buzz November 18th edition

Direct Energy Buzz November 18th edition

It’s Friday again? This week has just flown by! It must be the anticipation of Thanksgiving next week that’s getting us through. So, let’s get right to our weekly recap! On Monday, we highlighted a fantastic energy saving contest for college students called “The Campus Conservation Nationals” sponsored by the Alliance to Save Energy. The contest challenges [&hellip

Direct Energy Buzz November 4th edition

Direct Energy Buzz November 4th edition

It’s Friday again and it’s time for another installment of our Friday recap! We hope everyone had a great time celebrating Halloween over the past weekend and loaded up on lots of candy Monday night trick-or-treating. To wrap up our (electronic) zombie preparedness month of October we reminded you to unplug if you’re not using! [&hellip

Zombie Electronics By The Numbers

Zombie Electronics By The Numbers

We are so not joking around about the threat of zombies! A Zombie Apocalypse can totally happen! Unlike many of the zombies you will see next Monday while trick or treating, zombie electronics will not disappear after Halloween. That’s a scarier thought than any scary movie we’ve seen! We want to make the threat of [&hellip