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Sep 18, 2014, 12:51 ET
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Direct Energy Innovation to Inspiration Tour Highlights Technology-Driven Transformation of Energy Service

Energy service is no longer just about flipping a switch and paying a bill. It's about using new technology to manage energy with greater...

Sep 04, 2014, 10:00 ET
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American Natural Gas and Direct Energy Join Forces to Expand Fleet Compressed Natural Gas Station Development

 American Natural Gas, LLC (ANG) and Direct Energy Business have entered into a relationship that brings together a premier compressed natural...

Aug 11, 2014, 14:36 ET
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Direct Energy Partners with SmartThings to Bring Smart Home to Energy Customers

Direct Energy, one of the largest retail providers of electricity, natural gas, and home services in all of North America, today launched a...

Jul 24, 2014, 15:27 ET
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Direct Energy Agrees to Sale of Its Ontario Home and Small Commercial Services Business to EnerCare

Direct Energy, one of North America's largest energy and energy-related services providers, today announced an agreement with EnerCare for the...

Jul 14, 2014, 10:55 ET
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Direct Energy Teams with Nest to Bring Energy Savings As Part Of Initial Customer Offers in Five States

Direct Energy, one of North America's largest energy and energy-related services providers, is teaming up with Nest, which reinvents unloved...

Jun 04, 2014, 10:00 ET
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Direct Energy Business Signs Partnership Agreement with BuildingIQ for HVAC Energy Monitoring and Analytics Solution

 Direct Energy Business signed a partnership agreement with BuildingIQ to offer a cloud-based software solution to Direct Energy Business...

Jun 04, 2014, 10:00 ET
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Direct Energy Business Enters Into Exclusive Partnership with Panoramic Power for Wireless Energy Monitoring and Analytics Solution

 Direct Energy Business entered into an exclusive partnership with Panoramic Power to offer a quickly deployable and cost effective...

May 15, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Direct Energy Partners with Nest to Bring Energy Savings Offers to Customers in North America

Direct Energy, one of North America's largest energy and energy-related services providers, today announced that it has teamed up with Nest, the...

May 13, 2014, 09:15 ET
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Direct Energy Advocates for Retail Market Improvements for Customers in Massachusetts

 The impacts of the recent, unprecedented Polar Vortex have highlighted the potential for improvements so that customers are better...

Apr 29, 2014, 10:30 ET
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Direct Energy Launches Direct to YOU 400 Campaign with up to $400 in Customer Incentives

 Direct Energy today unveiled a series of incentives that include up to $400 in gift cards for any new or renewing customer who signs up with...

Apr 23, 2014, 13:30 ET
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Unique partnership for home services company

How do you leverage the power and the reach of the largest home services provider in North America to help tiny babies and children in...

Apr 23, 2014, 09:38 ET
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Direct Energy Launches Energy and Protection Plan Bundle in New York

 Customers in New York who sign up for new residential electric or gas service with Direct Energy will be offered an added bonus. They will...

Apr 23, 2014, 09:30 ET
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Direct Energy Advocates for Retail Market Improvements for Customers in Connecticut

The impacts of the recent, unprecedented Polar Vortex have highlighted the potential for improvements so that customers are better...

Apr 10, 2014, 09:36 ET
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Direct Energy Launches Energy and Protection Plan Bundle in Pennsylvania

 Customers in Pennsylvania who sign up for new residential electric service with Direct Energy can get an added bonus. They can receive a free,...

Mar 27, 2014, 10:00 ET
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Direct Energy Restructures Company to Lead in the Next Decade and Beyond

Direct Energy announces changes to its leadership structure to better position the company for further growth and investment. The restructuring...

Mar 13, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Direct Energy Advocates for Retail Market Improvements for Customers in Pennsylvania

 The impacts of the recent, unprecedented Polar Vortex have highlighted the potential for improvements so that customers are better protected...

Feb 20, 2014, 02:15 ET
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Direct Energy Revenue Up 28% in 2013

Direct Energy, North America's largest competitive energy and energy-related services company, today announced gross revenue for the full year 2013...

Feb 10, 2014, 09:30 ET
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Direct Energy's Meridian Smart Thermostat Innovation Helps Texans Save on Energy Cost

 Direct Energy, one of North America's largest energy and energy-related services providers, in partnership with Opower and Honeywell, today...

Jan 17, 2014, 12:42 ET
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Direct Energy Completes Sale Of Three Texas Power Plants To Blackstone

 Direct Energy, a subsidiary of Centrica plc (LSE: CNA), today completed the previously announced sale of three gas-fired power generation...

Dec 18, 2013, 04:19 ET
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Direct Energy Announces Sale Of Three Texas Power Plants To Blackstone

Direct Energy, a subsidiary of Centrica plc (LSE: CNA), has reached an agreement with Blackstone (NYSE: BX) to sell its three gas-fired power...