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May 01, 2019, 09:00 ET Direct Energy Completes Sale of Franchise Home Services Business, Clockwork, Inc

Yesterday, Direct Energy, one of North America's largest energy and services companies and a subsidiary of Centrica plc, successfully completed the...


Mar 26, 2019, 13:11 ET Direct Energy Announces Connect to Detect 24 Plan in Texas

Direct Energy®, one of the largest energy and energy-related services providers in North America, teamed up with its sister company Centrica Hive to...


Mar 04, 2019, 09:43 ET Direct Energy Partners with Shell and the Fuel Rewards® Program to Offer Savings at the Pump

Direct Energy® has partnered with the Fuel Rewards® program, a national loyalty program that connects with millions of consumers who enjoy earning...


Feb 21, 2019, 07:00 ET Direct Energy to sell its Franchisee Home Services Business, Clockwork, Inc

Direct Energy, one of North America's largest energy and services companies and a subsidiary of Centrica plc, is selling Clockwork, Inc., and certain ...


Feb 15, 2019, 13:05 ET Sunpin Solar and Direct Energy Business Evolve California Energy Market with Renewable Energy Power Purchase Agreement for 75 MW Solar Project

Sunpin Solar, a California-based solar developer, and Direct Energy Business, part of Direct Energy, one of North America's largest energy and...


Jun 20, 2018, 11:03 ET Customers Should Plan Ahead for Hotter-Than-Normal Summer

With record-hot summer temperatures expected this year, Direct Energy encourages consumers to prepare for volatile electricity prices this summer....


Jun 18, 2018, 09:00 ET Direct Energy Business Adds Unrivaled Energy Monitoring Capabilities to Fixed Energy Plus™ Solution

Direct Energy, one of the largest energy and energy-related services providers in North America, today announced customers based in PJM will now have ...


May 21, 2018, 01:42 ET Direct Energy Releases New Skills for Customers with Amazon Alexa

Direct Energy, one of the largest energy and energy-related services providers in North America, today launched a new Direct Energy skill for Alexa...


May 15, 2018, 02:01 ET Direct Energy Offers Amazon Echo Dot with New Electricity Plans in Texas

Direct Energy, one of the largest energy and energy-related services providers in North America, today launched a new program to offer Texas...


Apr 09, 2018, 12:37 ET World's First Micro Energy Hedging Platform To Benefit Texas Businesses

An innovative new business-to-business transactive energy network called Exergy™, which helps to cut costs and improve efficiency for commercial...


Mar 19, 2018, 03:00 ET Direct Energy Business Introduces New Fixed Energy Plus Program

Direct Energy Business has launched a new Fixed Energy Plus ™ program to bring more bill transparency for business customers in the Midwest and...


Mar 05, 2018, 11:41 ET Direct Energy proudly supports Children's Hospitals Week March 5 - 11

To shine a light on the importance of children's hospitals and how donations help kids get the best care when they need it, Direct Energy is pleased...


Dec 19, 2017, 07:00 ET Direct Energy Celebrates 12,000 Volunteer Hours in 2017

Direct Energy, one of the largest energy and energy services providers in North America, has logged more than 12,844 volunteer hours by 2,976 of its...


Nov 30, 2017, 12:49 ET National Home Services Companies Solve Technician Staffing Problem

When it comes to finding qualified, trained technicians in the HVAC, plumbing or electrical residential services industry, hiring managers are often...


Nov 13, 2017, 11:06 ET Direct Energy Designates Day for Employees to Give Back

This November, Direct Energy employees across North America will have the opportunity to give back to their communities with the company's first Day...


Sep 15, 2017, 15:01 ET Energy Service Companies Can Save New Yorkers Billions Of Dollars - According To New Data Filed With The Public Service Commission

A report filed today with the New York Public Service Commission (PSC) showed that energy service companies (ESCOs) can save New York energy...


Aug 30, 2017, 16:32 ET Direct Energy Establishes Hurricane Harvey Relief Fund

Direct Energy stands by the residents of Texas during this devastating time. We extend our deepest sympathies to those impacted by Hurricane Harvey,...


Aug 22, 2017, 07:00 ET Direct Energy Celebrates First Anniversary of Partnership with The Ronald McDonald House® of Delaware

Direct Energy®, the electric retail supplier exclusively contracted by the state of Delaware, celebrated its first anniversary serving Delawareans...


Aug 08, 2017, 13:00 ET Direct Energy Business Selected as Vendor by NYSERDA for Real Time Energy Management Program

Direct Energy Business has been selected to be a Qualified Real Time Energy Management (RTEM) Vendor for its Panoramic Power technology by New York...


Jul 27, 2017, 08:00 ET Direct Energy Brings the Connect to Comfort 24 Plan with Hive Active Thermostat to All U.S. Markets

Direct Energy®, one of North America's largest retail providers of electricity, natural gas, and home and business energy-related services, today...


Jul 10, 2017, 09:00 ET U.S. Department of Energy Better Buildings® Initiative Names Direct Energy Business as a Financial Ally

Centrica plc, parent company of Direct Energy®, one of North America's largest retail providers of electricity, natural gas, and home and business...


Jun 14, 2017, 07:00 ET Keep Safe During National Safety Month with Help from One Hour Heating & Air Conditioning, Benjamin Franklin Plumbing and Mister Sparky

In honor of National Safety Month, Direct Energy's homes services experts have compiled a list of simple safety tips to help prevent injuries inside...


Jun 07, 2017, 09:00 ET New Jersey Chamber of Commerce Names Direct Energy Affinity Partner

The New Jersey Chamber of Commerce has selected Direct Energy as an Affinity Partner for its 1,000+ members who will now have access to Direct...


May 25, 2017, 08:00 ET Direct Energy Offering Reduced Rates for Military Personnel in Honor of Memorial Day

Direct Energy®, one of North America's largest retail providers of electricity, natural gas, and home and business energy-related services, invites...


May 04, 2017, 08:00 ET One Hour Air Conditioning & Heating, Mister Sparky Electric Named to Best of the Best Franchises List

Just as the nation celebrates Small Business Week, One Hour Air Conditioning & Heating ® and Mister Sparky® electric were recently included in...