Gas Water Heaters vs. Electric Water Heaters: What's the Best Choice for Your Business?

Posted January 17, 2018 | By Direct Energy Business

gas vs. electric water heaters

 Choosing a water heater for your business is a big decision--and whether you're upgrading an existing model or you're building your business from the ground up, you want to be sure that you're choosing the right one. 


How Did the Power Grid Perform During Recent Cold Snap?

Posted January 12, 2018 | By John Schultz, Direct Energy Business President

 power grid performance during cold snap in january 2018

The first week of the year brought record low temperatures to 28 major cities across the Eastern United States and was named the coldest first week of January on the books. This had analysts and business owners alike wondering how it might impact energy prices and our energy infrastructure, especially compared to previous winters. 


7 Unusual Ways to Cut Your Energy Costs

Posted January 10, 2018 | By Direct Energy Business

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You've probably heard about cleaning your filters to improve your HVAC efficiency and putting in smart LED bulbs that use less power and turn themselves off, but today we have for you seven interesting energy efficient tips you may not have come across before.


Energy Market Update: January 10, 2018

Posted January 10, 2018 | By Tim Bigler

As the frigid winter weather moves out, what will be the long-term effects on electric and natural gas prices?


4 Big Things to Watch in 2018

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Direct Energy Business President John Schultz sits down to discuss what noteworthy trends & policy updates to watch in the year ahead.

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How will your energy bill fare this winter?

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This five-question assessment shows where your business could be losing energy.

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