What is Demand Response?

Posted November 29, 2017 | By Direct Energy Business


 what is demand response


As an energy manager, you may not realize that you can turn your facilities into "virtual power plants” by cutting back on energy usage. You can save money, reduce air pollution, cut your facility's carbon footprint—and even earn revenue from energy providers.


Powering a Google Search: The Facts and Figures

Posted November 28, 2017 | By Direct Energy Business

We know quite a bit about the way Google can scan the web and find the information you need within a fraction of a second. At the same time, the physical power required to get to that point is not nearly as well known. How much energy powers a Google search, both from a user's perspective and when considering the search engine's massive data operations?


Energy Market Update: November 27, 2017

Posted November 27, 2017 | By Tim Bigler

Will residential and commercial demand for natural gas be a game-changer this winter?


How Much Energy Powers the Thanksgiving Dinner?

Posted November 21, 2017 | By Direct Energy Business


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.


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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