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Feb 11, 2015, 10:00 ET
Direct Energy is the first Nest energy partner to integrate with Nest through the Works with Nest program in Direct Energy's online account management tool, MyAccount. All Direct Energy customers will now be able to access and control their Nest Thermostat within MyAccount, where they manage their energy account, pay energy bills, track energy usage and get personalized insights, recommendations and offers.

Direct Energy Now Providing Nest Learning Thermostat Offer in Texas

 Direct Energy, one of North America's largest energy and energy-related services providers, is bringing its Direct Energy Comfort and Control...

Feb 04, 2015, 10:45 ET

New Franchise Growth for Direct Energy Family of Brands

More than a dozen new franchise territories have recently been added to the Direct Energy® family of brands. One Hour Heating & Air...

Jan 20, 2015, 09:00 ET

Bright Future For Nation's Capitol Office Building Launches Largest Solar Array Of Its Kind

Today, Astrum Solar® and The Tower Companies ("Tower") announced The Millennium Building, located at 1909 K Street NW, flipped the switch on a...

Nov 17, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Direct Energy Maintains Price Protection Through December 2014 in Connecticut

 Direct Energy is extending its original price protection commitment to its customers through their last meter reading in December 2014. This...

Nov 17, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Direct Energy Maintains Price Protection Through December 2014 in Massachusetts

 Direct Energy is extending its original price protection commitment to its customers through their last meter reading in December 2014. This...

Nov 17, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Direct Energy Maintains Price Protection Through December 2014 in Pennsylvania

Direct Energy is extending its original price protection commitment to its customers through their last meter reading in December 2014. This past...

Nov 06, 2014, 10:00 ET
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Xpress Natural Gas and Direct Energy Business Break Ground on Compressed Natural Gas Production Facility and Distribution Terminal

 Following an announcement last fall that Xpress Natural Gas (XNG) and Direct Energy Business entered an agreement to deliver compressed...

Oct 24, 2014, 10:47 ET

Top Tips To Help At Home

If you're stuck with your plumbing, want to know the best way to manage your utility bill or make sure you stay energized for the upcoming...

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 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...

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...

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...