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How Much Energy Powers the Thanksgiving Dinner?

Posted November 21, 2017 | Direct Energy Business

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How much energy does it take to cook your Thanksgiving dinner? The answer is good for more than just family trivia during your next Turkey Day. It also gives you a better idea of energy usage in the United States, putting the daily needs of your business into perspective.

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Women-Owned Small Businesses: A Look Behind The Numbers

Posted November 20, 2017 | Direct Energy Business

The Saturday after Thanksgiving, dubbed Small Business Saturday, is not just a day to patronize the shops on Main Street. It also serves to recognize the impact small businesses have on our economy. Just as Small Business Saturday sales rise each year, so do the number of women entrepreneurs. How are women-owned businesses boosting the economy? Let's take a deeper look.

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Laptops vs. Desktops: Which Is More Energy-Efficient?

Posted November 16, 2017 | Direct Energy Business

If you use numerous computers at your business, the energy drain can really add up. Many business owners wonder if they can cut energy costs by switching from desktop computers to laptops. Before you make the swap, let's take a look at the energy use for each type of computer. 

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Energy Market Update: November 15, 2017

Posted November 15, 2017 | Tim Bigler

What’s keeping natural gas prices at consistently low levels?

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Electric Choice is Saving Billions for Businesses

New research shows competition is paying huge dividends for businesses.

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