Published in “August 2011”

Ercot Forecasts Record Peak for August 30: 66,190 MW

Heat advisories in Texas are out for for Monday and Tuesday with temps pegging between 107° and 108° on August 29 and 30.  With so many folks spinning up their AC to warp factor 9, The Electricity Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) announced that it expects electric [...]

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Bounce Energy’s New Plan Grid and Savings Calculator

Boy, this IS slick! If you want to know how much you can save on your Texas electric service, click over to have a look at Bounce Energy's new plan grid. First off, they have built more functionality into the grid.  That means, they have separated their different ty [...]

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ERCOT Asks Texans To Conseve Energy

As you may be aware, ERCOT (Electric Reliability Council of Texas) has issued a power emergency with a need for conservation as of Wednesday, August 24 and continues for this weekend. When a power emergency is issued, residential consumers and businesses are asked to limit [...]

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Show Your Heart and Help Us Support the Berry Family

Our hearts sank when we had heard about the tragic accident that involved Houston's Berry Family. On July 3rd, while returning from a road trip in Colorado back to their home in Houston, the Berry Family were involved in a fatal car accident. Their minivan was hit head-on by [...]

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DIRECTV Satellite TV Service Through Bounce Energy

Bounce Energy is now offering exclusive savings through its partnership with DIRECTV to all customers! Any Bounce Energy customer can jump in on the savings that Bounce Energy and DIRECTV have in store for you. Just sign up for DIRECTV service through Bounce Energy an [...]

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8 Great Articles to Help Save You Money

Everything you need to help you save money can be found on our money savings blog,  Bounce Energy Savings.  We've compiled the past month's most popular posts on personal finance tips, shopping tips and how to look for the best deals, websites to go to help you save money [...]

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Saving Money by Making Your Kitchen More Energy Efficient

Saving money on your electricity bill is easy when you know which appliances in your home use the most energy.  Kitchen appliances are huge energy consumers. This video will give a detailed look into which appliances use the most energy in the kitchen and the cost to run th [...]

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2011 August Hurricane Update

You may be wondering where have all the hurricanes gone? With the record-breaking high temperatures, and an extremely long drought period, the Gulf Coast has experienced a very quiet start of hurricane season. What does that mean to Gulf Coast residents? Does that mean that [...]

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Nifty 9 – Nine Month Texas Electricity Plan Perfect for Renting Through the School Year

Bounce Energy has a special 9 month fixed rate plan that keeps college students renting an apartment in mind. The Bounce Energy Nifty 9 locks in a rate for 9 bills protecting customers from rising energy prices; that way, students won't have to worry about fluctuating energy [...]

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Energy Efficiency for College Students

Summer is unfortunately coming to a close and in a few short weeks college students will trade in their swim suits and surf boards for backpacks and textbooks. Going back to school will most likely mean that many college students will be putting in fewer hours at the offi [...]

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