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What to Do with Your Free Power Weekends

Whether you’re looking to trim down on your spending or need to shore up a few places in your budget, there’s nothing like getting a little help in the way of a coupon or reduced price, or better yet, getting something for free! READ MORE

Energy Trends to Watch in 2017

Energy Trends to Watch in 2017 | Direct Energy Blog

Understanding the energy trends that consumers and business owners should monitor in the year ahead

There are a number of recent factors that might impact the energy landscape in 2017, including the U.S. presidential election, regulatory proceedings, and price volatility. READ MORE

How Can I Extend the Life of My HVAC System?

What is my HVAC System Trying to Tell Me? | Direct Energy Blog

Whether it’s a warm, inviting retreat on a cold winter day or a cool refuge from the summer heat, your home can always be comfortable – thanks to your heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) system. But indispensable as it is, it won’t last forever. READ MORE

How Do I Shop for Natural Gas in Illinois?

How Do I Shop for Natural Gas in Illinois?

As a resident of the great state of Illinois, you have the power to select the company that provides the supply portion of your natural gas service. You can purchase your natural gas from your local utility or from an Alternative Gas Supplier (AGS). READ MORE

Can I Save Money with ENERGY STAR® Appliances?

Can I Save Money with ENERGY STAR Appliances?

We see it all the time – that blue “ENERGY STAR®” square, planted on various products, from LED light bulbs and personal computers to home refrigerators and sound systems. What you may not know is that this certification label was actually created by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to guarantee significant energy savings. READ MORE