Tag: Texas

Leap Year Energy Savings

It only comes once every four years, but when it does, Leap Year is an added energy cost. “A single day’s worth of energy usage might not seem like a lot, but it adds up,” said Jim Steffes, Vice President of Direct Energy. “This is the perfect opportunity to remind people that small changes in [&hellip

Direct Energy Buzz: September 2 edition

Direct Energy Buzz: September 2 edition

Hello September! We’re so glad you’re here! September brings the promise of cooler weather being just around the corner and we think that it can’t get here soon enough. If you’re just tuning in, welcome to the Direct Energy Buzz where we give you a recap of all the things we’ve been up to during [&hellip

Lets save some energy, Texas!

Lets save some energy, Texas!

The Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) manages the flow of electric power to 23 million Texas residents. Due to record summer temperatures, they are requesting the help of all Texas residents to conserve electricity and prevent rotating outages. “We are asking consumers and businesses to reduce their electricity use during peak electricity hours from [&hellip

The Direct Energy Buzz – August 19 Edition

The Direct Energy Buzz – August 19 Edition

Happy Friday! To those of you who have been snoozing through the dog days of summer, here’s what you missed on our Facebook and Twitter accounts this week. On Monday, we reminded everyone that back-to-school shopping should be on the mind. We provided a link to some trendy items kids will be wanting to stock [&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

“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