Eating Without Electricity – Pioneer Life in the 21st Century, Part 3

Eating Without Electricity - Pioneer Life in the 21st Century, Part 3 | Bounce Energy Blog

Pioneer times were tough, and we would never suggest life without modern plumbing, refrigeration, or electricity! But with the fast pace of modern life, some folks have decided to learn skills from bygone eras. This includes purchasing local products made closer to home with more care and quality materials, unhooking from technology, and embracing homesteading. In our Pioneer Life in the 21st […]

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The Importance of World Water Day

The Importance of World Water Day | Bounce Energy Blog

When you wake up in the morning, what do you do? Chances are you splash some water on your face, brush your teeth, jump in the shower, pour water into the coffee machine, eat some breakfast and head out for another day. Even if this isn’t an exact picture of your morning, if you’re like […]

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Using Batteries as a Renewable Energy Source, Part 2

Using Batteries as a Renewable Energy Source, Part 2 | Bounce Energy Blog

Welcome to Exploring Renewable Energy Technology from Bounce Energy! Because the ERCOT portion of Texas can be thought of as a “walled garden,” renewable energy sources in Texas now make up a significant portion of the energy supply mix. It’s also a dynamic technology with new innovations, discoveries, and issues arising every week. Each month, we […]

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5 Easy Tips to Green Living

We’ve created a list of five ways to be green. Try these easy tips to show off your green spirit all year long. 1) Go paperless From utilities to credit cards, most companies now offer paperless billing statements. Save paper by signing up to receive bills and information via email instead of mail. 2) Look […]

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7 Stove Top Safety Tips for Kids – Cooking with Kids, Part 3

7 Stove Top Safety Tips for Kids - Cooking with Kids, Part 3 | Bounce Energy Blog

Welcome to Cooking with Kids from Bounce Energy! Think of the kitchen as a science lab or a living classroom. It contains so many elements that can provide hands-on learning opportunities for your kids – measuring, learning temperature, time, chemistry, fermentation, and more. Join us as we show you how to introduce your kids to the […]

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Fun with Less Kilowatts: The Lectenna

Welcome to Fun with Less Kilowatts! We believe that science experiments at home can be a creative way to engage kids in learning while having fun. They can be educational AND great activities to keep your kids busy and away from the television. Each month, we’ll feature a new science experiment that can be a […]

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What is a Radiant Energy Barrier? – How to Shop for Home Improvement Projects

How to Shop for Home Improvement Projects - Radiant Energy Barrier | Bounce Energy Blog

While most homeowners love their homes, not every home is perfect. There are either one or two things every homeowner would like to change, such as an outdated bathtub for a new walk-in shower or upgrading the look of their kitchen. And then there’s occasional “uh-oh” of the unexpected repair. We’re going to identify several […]

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What are The Differences Between Wind Energy and Solar Energy?

Which are The Differences Between Wind Energy and Solar Energy? | Bounce Energy Blog

The two powerhouses in the renewable energy industry are wind and solar. But when you compare them side by side, is one better than the other? Let’s review the differences. How Does Solar Energy Work? You may have seen solar panels on rooftops and perhaps even a solar farm, which features acres and acres of […]

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How Do I Keep My Stove Top Clean with Green Cleaning Methods?

How Do I Keep My Stove Top Clean with Green Cleaning Methods? | Bounce Energy Blog

Welcome to Green Cleaning Solutions from Bounce Energy! In this series, we will share our best practices, favorite tips, and homegrown cleaning recipes – all designed to keep your home clean using environmentally friendly products and methods. We’ll help you skip the gadgets and toss the harsh products by embracing cleaning practices that use items you likely […]

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How Do I Choose the Right Surge Protector?

Welcome to the How Do I Do This? series from Bounce Energy. Each month, we’ll dive into what it what you need to know to shop-for, install, or repair those things in your home to keep your life affordable and convenient. Plus, you’ll (hopefully) learn some useful tips for other projects along the way. How […]

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