Tag: savings

Easy Energy Savings in your Laundry Room

Easy Energy Savings in your Laundry Room

The average American family washes more than 400 loads of laundry a year (more than seven a week), which adds up to a large portion of the monthly energy consumption. There are several ways to reduce the effect laundry has on your electric bill. First, if your washing machine is more than 10 years old, [&hellip

The Direct Energy Buzz – August 5th edition

The Direct Energy Buzz – August 5th edition

Welcome back to another edition of the Direct Energy Buzz! Can you believe August is here already? That means fall is just around the corner, and although we love summer, we are so ready for some cooler, fall weather! Have you been keeping up with us on Facebook and Twitter? Here’s what you might have [&hellip

Get outside and grill!

Get outside and grill!

One way to save on your electric bill this summer is to step out of your kitchen and cook outside.  Grilling outside reduces the need to use your oven, which can be costly because your cooling system has to work harder to cool the entire house with that source of heat going.  In the evenings, [&hellip

“We are Direct Energy” – Bryan Treadway

“We are Direct Energy” – Bryan Treadway

Welcome to the first edition of  “We are Direct Energy” where we are introducing you to some of the people that make up Direct Energy. Today, we’d like you to get to know Bryan Treadway. Bryan works at Direct Energy in Houston and is an avid Texas Southern Flounder conservationist. During the past three years, Bryan [&hellip