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Top Three Wind Turbine Myths

Three Big Wind Turbine Myths | Direct Energy Blog

Welcome to the Energy Efficiency Myths series from Direct Energy! As many myths arise from incomplete knowledge, they can create seemingly possible answers that many people accept as fact. Each month, we will examine common misunderstandings about energy efficiency — whether it’s in your home or about the energy industry — and deliver real facts behind the myth (and how they they might be costing you money). READ MORE

How to Go Green and Save Green at Your Next Cookout

How to Go Green at Your Next Cookout | Direct Energy Blog

The next time you have everyone over at your place, remember that cooking the food on the grill is one mighty delicious and energy-saving solution to feed the crowd. As long as you’re giving your air conditioner a break by keeping the cooking heat outdoors, take a few extra steps to make your next cookout one that conserves resources and saves money. READ MORE

How to Get Rid of Old Appliances

How to Get Rid of Old Appliances | Direct Energy Blog

When it comes time for you to replace your refrigerator, stove or any other household appliance, it’s likely you’ll spend a lot of time trying to decide on the specific features for your new one. But equally important is the question of how to dispose of your old unit in an environmentally responsible manner. READ MORE

6 Green Home Improvement Tips for Your Bathroom

6 Green Home Improvement Tips for Your Bathroom | Direct Energy Blog

Your bathroom is your sanctuary, your oasis. It’s the place where your day really gets started and the place where you wind down at day’s end. And during beautiful days, there’s no better feeling than opening the windows and simply relaxing in your pampered space. READ MORE