Posted September 20, 2016 by Vernon Trollinger
Working or living in a LEED certified building means more than just lower energy bills. It’s a badge of distinction that shows your commitment to sustainability and green building practices that preserve and protect the earth’s environment. Developed by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), LEED certification is an achievement in green building that’s recognized around the world.
Posted September 9, 2016 by Ebony Porter
At the beginning of every school year, your family receives a long list of school supplies you’re supposed to purchase for your child. And after all that back-to-school shopping, you wonder how you can soften your impact on the planet, since so many products come from paper, trees, petroleum, and other planetary resources.
Posted August 16, 2016 by Vernon Trollinger
Welcome to the August 2016 installment of the Direct Energy Buzz! In this edition, we will head outside to get some fresh air into our lungs and commune with nature! We’ll examine some solar-powered camping gear, the power potential of an artificial leaf to reduce carbon dioxide (CO2), and how new technology might dissolve future electronic trash.
Posted June 17, 2016 by Vernon Trollinger
Welcome to the June 2016 edition of the Direct Energy Buzz! This month, we will discuss carbon capture technology that rapidly converts carbon dioxide (CO2) into limestone, how a 19th century railroad idea can store electricity, and how well the stack effect powers high-rise urban living.
Posted May 26, 2016 by Direct Energy Business
Time to Get Green and Gregarious with Your Coworkers
With summer right around the corner, businesses of all sizes will be holding their annual company picnics. Here are a few suggestions to ensure your business’s event is both enjoyable and environmentally-friendly.
Posted May 18, 2016 by Direct Energy Solar
We want to help you make the best solar energy choice for your home!
As a homeowner, you probably feel like you’re receiving solicitations from the growing number of solar companies on the market. New offers via email, traditional mail, and phone flood into your world, causing you to feel overwhelmed by the sheer volume of choices.