Direct Energy’s Monthly Book Series: Green Living

Direct Energy’s Monthly Book Series: Green Living

With the Direct Energy Monthly Book Series, we’ll introduce you to the best books on a variety of engaging subjects – from green living and parenting to budgeting and home improvement. To ensure we provide a little something for everyone, each installment will feature books ranging from the introductory level to in-depth! While our recommendations aren’t specific endorsement of these books or authors, they do reflect what we feel are educational and analytical reads on the topic. READ MORE

Direct Energy’s Monthly Book Series: Sustainability

Direct Energy's Monthly Book Series: Green LIving

Welcome to the Direct Energy Monthly Book Series! We want to introduce you to the best books on a variety of engaging subjects – from green living and parenting to budgeting and home improvement. To ensure we provide a little something for everyone, each installment will feature books ranging from the introductory level to in-depth! While our recommendations aren’t specific endorsement of these books or authors, they do reflect what we feel are educational and analytical reads on the topic. READ MORE

Save Energy and Time with the Direct Your Dining Summer Cookbook!

Welcome to Direct Your Dining! This cooking series will introduce you to energy efficient recipes full of tips to keep your meals delicious without using every appliance in the kitchen. Preparing recipes with energy efficiency in mind at least once a week will make cooking a little easier, and may even help reduce your monthly electricity bill. Check in every week for a new recipe full of flavor and creativity that will surely impress your friends and family. READ MORE

Why Is Preventative Maintenance Important?

Why Is Preventative Maintenance Important? | Direct Energy Blog

See no evil, hear no evil, speak no evil. We’ve all heard this saying, and may have even seen it on some shirt or knickknack featuring adorable monkeys with their hands over their eyes, ears, and mouth. But when it comes to our homes, too often many of us are willing to live this saying as well. READ MORE

Life Hacks: What NOT to Buy in August

Life Hacks: What NOT to Buy in August

People enjoy life hacks for several reasons, but we especially like ones that help us save money. Sites like DealNews and Lifehacker provide great money-saving tips on a regular basis. In particular, they’ve created a yearly timeline with the best times to purchase certain items. While such a list is helpful, also collected specific items you shouldn’t purchase in a given month. Thus, here’s the August installment of our monthly series on what NOT to buy! READ MORE