Posted April 28, 2017 by Jessica Bivins
As it turns out, 2016 was a banner year in terms of sun-powered energy. Across the U.S., the amount of installed solar capacity doubled that of 2015, bringing the total installed capacity … READ MORE How Much Energy Comes from Solar in the U.S.?
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 … READ MORE Energy Efficiency Myths—Going Solar
Posted July 27, 2016 by Ebony Porter
Go Outside! 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 … READ MORE Enjoy the Great Outdoors with These Top Energy-Efficient Camping Products
Posted March 16, 2016 by Direct Energy Solar
Lower electricity bills and a smaller carbon footprint are the two primary reasons why people go solar. From the moment your photovoltaic (PV) system goes online, your monthly utility statements shrink … READ MORE Will Solar Panels Help or Hurt the Resale Value of My Home?
Posted November 12, 2015 by Brooke Drake
It’s time for the November installment of the Direct Energy Buzz! Catch up on what’s happened at our company specifically and around the energy sector in general. Today, we’ll explain how … READ MORE Natural Gas, Solar, and Energy Efficiency: It’s the Direct Energy Buzz for November 2015
Posted September 16, 2015 by Direct Energy Solar
Photovoltaic panels capture sunshine and convert this free energy into clean, solar electricity. Naturally, the more sunshine those panels receive, the more energy they will produce. But what happens if … READ MORE Should I Go Solar if I Have Too Many Trees or Too Much Shade?