|Bid||64.62 x 0|
|Ask||64.64 x 0|
|Day's Range||64.20 - 65.14|
|52 Week Range||63.99 - 156.65|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||0.46|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||0.10 (15.13%)|
|1y Target Est||N/A|
HOUSTON, July 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Today Direct Energy announces a new 24-month fixed-price electricity plan that includes 12 hours of free power from 9 pm to 9 am and a Hive View smart indoor camera. "Doing laundry, running the dishwasher and running the air conditioner at night are easy ways for our customers to make an impact on their electric bills with this new plan," said Bruce Stewart, President of Direct Energy Home.
HOUSTON , May 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Yesterday, Direct Energy, one of North America's largest energy and services companies and a subsidiary of Centrica plc, successfully completed the $300 million sale ...
CALGARY , April 15, 2019 /CNW/ - Following a record-setting cold winter, Albertans are reminded that the Government of Alberta's Winter Moratorium, a program in place to prevent utility disconnections, will be lifted on April 15, 2019 . Albertans with outstanding utility bills are encouraged to contact their provider to make or set-up payment arrangements prior to issuance of a Pending Disconnection Notice. Disconnection remains the option of last resort and is why Direct Energy created the Direct Energy Emergency Fund, a $500,000 , three-year joint initiative in partnership with the United Way of Calgary and Area and the Alberta Capital Region.
LONDON, April 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Centrica plc, the international energy and services company with brands including British Gas, Bord Gáis Energy and Direct Energy, is introducing Responsible Business Ambitions out to 2030. Helping customers reduce their emissions by 25%, directly contributing 3% via its products and services, which is equivalent to the annual emissions of 2.5 million UK homes.
HOUSTON, March 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Direct Energy®, one of the largest energy and energy-related services providers in North America, teamed up with its sister company Centrica Hive to offer the "Connect to Detect 24 Plan", which includes the Hive View indoor camera and a 24-month fixed price electricity plan. A fixed rate electricity plan that will protect consumers from price variability, and an indoor camera so they can stay connected to their home while they are away," said Bruce Stewart, president, Direct Energy, North America Home.
HOUSTON, March 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Direct Energy® has partnered with the Fuel Rewards® program, a national loyalty program that connects with millions of consumers who enjoy earning cents-per-gallon savings at the pump, to offer existing, and new Fuel Rewards members additional savings opportunities when they enroll as a Direct Energy customer. The Fuel Rewards program provides members with cents-per-gallon savings on one of their most frequent purchases – gasoline.
CALGARY , Feb. 26, 2019 /CNW/ - Direct Energy and Direct Energy Regulated Services, Alberta's leading energy provider, is calling on Albertans across the province to nominate a mom in their life who would benefit from an extra boost of energy. Inspired by the tireless and unwavering energy of moms, Direct Energy is proud to give back and help make their lives a little easier. Direct Energy believes energy is about more than just powering homes and supports Albertans that power and empower communities with their energy and spirit.
LONDON, Feb. 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Centrica and HAX, the leading US and China-based startup accelerator program, have announced a partnership to find and develop new smart solutions that benefit the growing ageing population. The search is on for startups from across the globe who are seeking opportunities to partner with the company's smart home business, Centrica Hive, and secure investment to bring their products and services to a growing connected care market. Centrica Hive launched its first smart service, Hive Link, in December 2018 with the aim of helping people live independently in their own homes.
HOUSTON, Feb. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Direct Energy, one of North America's largest energy and services companies and a subsidiary of Centrica plc, is selling Clockwork, Inc., and certain of its affiliates ("Clockwork") to Authority Brands, a home services franchise platform backed by funds advised by Apax Partners for $300 million. Clockwork consists of over 725 franchise territories, and 10 company-owned stores, and brands including One Hour Heating & Air Conditioning® (One Hour), Benjamin Franklin Plumbing® (Benjamin Franklin), Mister Sparky® electric, BuyMax, Success Academy and SuccessWare 21. Direct Energy acquired Clockwork in 2010 for $183 million.
MECCA, Calif. and HOUSTON , Feb. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Sunpin Solar, a California -based solar developer, and Direct Energy Business, part of Direct Energy, one of North America's largest energy and ...
If water in the pipe freezes, ice exerts pressure, and it can burst, leaving home owners with water damage and costly repairs. Luckily, according to Benjamin Franklin Plumbing® professionals, there are a few simple tips to help prevent frozen pipes. A few pennies spent on water overnight is better than salvaging water damage after a burst pipe.
HOUSTON, Dec. 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- December is one of the deadliest months for electrical fires, and each year, hundreds of home fires are caused by holiday decorations and Christmas trees. The Mister Sparky® electric team has the following safety tips to help ensure home owners and house guests stay safe this holiday season. Make sure to turn off the lights when you go to bed and to take your decorations down after the holidays.
UK businesses in the hospitality and leisure sector could save at least £310m-a-year on their energy bills by adopting new energy technologies like solar panels and batteries, according to a report published by Centrica. The report Distributed Energy: Powering the future of hospitality and leisure, found that if just 50% of businesses in the sector adopted new energy technology it would boost UK economic growth by £3.7bn GVA (Gross Value Added) and support 50,000 jobs. The hospitality and leisure sector is the UK's third largest employer and spends more than £1.3bn a year on energy.
HOUSTON, Nov. 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- There are many reasons why people look forward to Thanksgiving weekend, but what many home owners don't expect – or prepare for – is a plumbing disaster. According to Benjamin Franklin Plumbing® professionals, extra pressure is put on home plumbing systems on Thanksgiving. Holiday cooking can strain your garbage disposal.
Centrica plc has today released a new report which shows that new energy technology could meet more than half of the 20% carbon reduction target by 2030 for the healthcare, industry and hospitality sectors, as set out by the Clean Growth Strategy. Published following the IPCC's report on the impacts of global warming of 1.5 °C, the 'Powering Sustainability' report highlights the opportunity for distributed energy technologies such as battery storage, onsite generation and energy efficiency to deliver an 11% saving across the sectors, which together represent over a quarter (27%) of emissions. The report also recommends that a full assessment be completed across all sectors of business and the public sector to identify the opportunities posed by distributed energy technology for the UK.
ISELIN, N.J. , Oct. 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Direct Energy Business, a subsidiary of Centrica plc, announced today an agreement to purchase the retail electricity business of Source Power & Gas LLC , a ...
SANTA CLARA, Calif. , Sept. 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Centrica plc announced today it has acquired Vista Solar , a leading California solar engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) company serving ...
Centrica plc has today (Wednesday) announced the acquisition of Vista Solar, a leading Californian solar engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) company. Established in 2008, Vista Solar has delivered 40MW of solar projects to over 160 customers across the private and public sectors. The company will be integrated into Centrica's Distributed Energy and Power business, which provides energy insight, asset optimisation and energy solutions to large energy users under the Centrica Business Solutions brand.