Published in “September 2016”


Cooking with Less Kilowatts: Loaded Ranch Chicken Taco Rolls | Bounce Energy Blog

Cooking with Less Kilowatts: Loaded Ranch Chicken Taco Rolls

Welcome to Cooking with Less Kilowatts! There is nothing better than sitting down in the evening to enjoy a delicious home-cooked meal. But did you know that changing what you do in the kitchen can make an impact on your monthly electricity bill? Each week, I will he [...]

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What is Biomimicry? And Can It Help with Global Food Concerns? | Bounce Energy Blog

What is Biomimicry?

And Can It Help with Global Food Concerns? Biomimicry. This is a term some people may be familiar with, but most of us aren't 100% clear on what it means. So let’s start with the basics, and turn to the Oxford English Dictionary. This esteemed resource defines biomimicr [...]

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Gardening in Texas: Part 9 - The Fall Garden | Bounce Energy Blog

Gardening in Texas: Part 9 – Growing a Fall Garden

Welcome to Gardening In Texas from Bounce Energy! We hope this series will steer you in the direction of planting a green Texas garden with a eco-friendly lifestyle in mind. We'll discuss shaping a garden that uses less water, grows in harmony with animal and insect li [...]

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Cooking with Less Kilowatts: Fire-Roasted Sausage Queso | Bounce Energy Blog

Cooking with Less Kilowatts: Fire-Roasted Sausage Queso

Welcome to Cooking with Less Kilowatts! There is nothing better than sitting down in the evening to enjoy a delicious home-cooked meal. But did you know that changing what you do in the kitchen can make an impact on your monthly electricity bill? Each week, I will he [...]

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What is the Piezoelectric Effect? Fun Energy Facts Series – Part 7 | Bounce Energy Blog

What is the Piezoelectric Effect? Fun Energy Facts Series – Part 7

Energy – whether electrical, thermal, or mechanical – can do fantastic things, and sometimes science uncovers phenomena no one even dreamed was possible. Because it’s fun to shock and astound friends and relations with incredible facts, we’re going to investigate som [...]

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What are the Best Eco-Friendly Eating Supplies? | Bounce Energy Blog

What are the Best Eco-Friendly Eating Supplies?

We can’t think of anything more eco-friendly than using actual ceramic plates and stainless steel utensils at dinner, and then washing and drying them by hand. But as much as the notion of lugging our crockery to a far-flung mountaintop sounds fabulous, it’s just not p [...]

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Reduce Your Waste with Six Ideas for Green Decorations & Crafts | Bounce Energy Blog

Reduce Your Waste with Six Ideas for Green Decorations & Crafts

Don't Throw That Away! The less we throw into the landfills, the more our earth thanks us. If your mission at home is to live as green a life as possible, you should be growing your own food, recycling, eating local organic foods, and buying items that have environmental r [...]

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What are the Greenest Countries in the World? | Bounce Energy Blog

What are the Greenest Countries in the World?

I regularly write about the drive towards greener energy and practical green solutions for our everyday lives. And I'm not the only one, as there is an increasing awareness of our impact on the planet at both the individual and legislative levels. So how are we actually doi [...]

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Cooking with Less Kilowatts: Spiced Coconut Lime Shrimp with Peanut Sauce | Bounce Energy Blog

Cooking with Less Kilowatts: Spiced Coconut Lime Shrimp with Peanut Sauce

Welcome to Cooking with Less Kilowatts! There is nothing better than sitting down in the evening to enjoy a delicious home-cooked meal. But did you know that changing what you do in the kitchen can make an impact on your monthly electricity bill? Each week, I will he [...]

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Fun with Less Kilowatts: The Wind-Powered Car Experiment

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 [...]

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