Posted May 10, 2017 by Vernon Trollinger
Welcome to the May Tech Buzz! This month, we’ll check out some of the latest news affecting solar panels, from angle-adjustment and roof-top solar to how waste bottle glass help improve LiPo batteries, and then all the way down to 3,000 feet in the ocean where the sun doesn’t shine at all.
Posted April 28, 2017 by Jessica Bivins
As it turns out, 2016 was a banner year in terms of sun-powered energy.
Posted April 25, 2017 by Vernon Trollinger
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).
Posted December 15, 2016 by Vernon Trollinger
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 July 27, 2016 by Ebony Porter
Miles from the energy churn of a big chain hotel, camping encourages you to head into the wilderness to get away from the electric hum of the city, alongside its sound and light pollution. In short, it’s naturally energy-efficient.