Welcome to Direct Energy's Learning Centre

Your go-to resource for all things energy related in Alberta.


Want to know more about your energy options? Looking for ways to save on energy usage? Wondering which appliance to buy or when it's due for maintenance? You've come to the right place! We're here to help you make an educated decision.

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Home improvement

Can't decide which electric or gas appliance is best for your home? Find out how to reduce your bills by switching to energy efficient appliances.

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Green living

Wondering how you can reduce your carbon footprint? Learn more about energy efficient home retrofits and other sustainability tips.

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Safety tips

Learn how you can keep your family and home safe by being prepared and taking the right precautions.

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Understanding your bill


What are these various fees and charges on my energy bill? How is my energy usage calculated?

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Energy saving tips


Enjoy energy savings all year round with these helpful seasonal tips.

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Moving tips

Check out our comprehensive guide for moving within Canada and setting up utilities in Alberta for the first time.

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Energy options

Wondering what's the difference between fixed, variable and regulated energy rates in Alberta?

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Quiz hub


Take our 2-minute quizzes about energy bill charges, solar, electric vehicles and more.

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