Mark Your Calendars for Small Business Saturday – November 29, 2014

Nov 26, 2014 by Nicole Robertson More posts by Nicole Robertson

The holidays are just around the corner, and with shopping deals via the ever-popular Black Friday and Cyber Monday, it’s a perfect time to kick off the gift buying season. But, let’s not forget about a shopping holiday for small businesses founded in 2010 by American Express – Small Business Saturday – which occurs on November 29, 2014. 

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Categories: Small Business

Weekly Energy Market Update: November 24, 2014

Nov 25, 2014 by Tim Bigler More posts by Tim Bigler

Below is the Direct Energy Business Weekly Energy Market Update video for November 24, 2014. We embedded this video right into the blog post, so you don’t have to leave this page to view it. 

This week, Tim Bigler, Direct Energy Business Energy Advisor, discusses:

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Categories: Energy Management

Consumers in PJM Being Asked to Pay for Improved Reliability via New Capacity Performance Structure

Nov 24, 2014 by Direct Energy Business More posts by Direct Energy Business

Equipped with knowledge from the system performance during the Polar Vortex in January 2014, compounded by concerns regarding coal plant generation retirement in 2015-16 as a result of the EPA’s Mercury & Air Toxic Standard (MATS) rules coming into play, PJM proposes to radically overhaul its existing resource adequacy construct, now the Reliability Pricing Model (RPM), and replace it with a “Capacity Performance” structure. The ultimate goal is to provide PJM with sufficient megawatts (MW) throughout the winter, and more “flexible” MWs that do not require long start-up notice time. 

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Categories: Energy News

Direct Energy Business Honors First-Ever Baltimore, Philadelphia Small Business Community Heroes Winners

Nov 20, 2014 by Stephen Girard More posts by Stephen Girard

Small Business heroesRecently, representatives from Direct Energy Business traveled to Philadelphia and Baltimore to honor the winners of the first-ever Philadelphia and Baltimore Small Business Community Heroes award programs. 

The first stop was to CBS 3’s Talk Philly to announce Valerie Erwin, executive chef of Geechee Girl Rice Café, as the winner of the Philadelphia award for her dedication to community investment and volunteerism. 

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Categories: Small Business

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