Posted June 7, 2017 by Ami Patel
Ready for the summer temperatures? Neither are we.
Sure, you want to keep your home cool when the hot weather arrives, but you certainly don’t enjoy paying the higher energy bills that come from running your air conditioner more often. Well, Direct Energy is here with an infographic that helps you determine the right temperature setting for your home’s air conditioner in the summer.
Posted April 3, 2017 by Ami Patel
That breeze you feel blowing through your hair as you step out the door may be the same breeze that powers the lights in your home, heats your water or recharges your smartphone. Wind energy is a viable energy source, and it’s becoming more prevalent every single day.
Posted March 31, 2017 by Ami Patel
In the context of energy, supply is the process of bringing energy from the point of creation, such as a power plant, all the way to the point of consumption at a home or business.
Posted March 30, 2017 by Ami Patel
As odd as this sounds, the yard is a natural place to start if you want a greener, more energy-efficient lifestyle. Adopt some of these organic and conservation-minded practices and your patch of land can use less water and chemicals while also helping you reduce your home energy usage.
Posted March 20, 2017 by Ami Patel
This spring, use this checklist to conduct an energy check of your home, so you can keep the hot air out and cool air in.
Posted March 16, 2017 by Ami Patel
Load is the amount of electricity on the grid at any given time, as it makes its journey from the power source to all the homes, businesses and industries within a utility’s territory.