Archive for the “Energy Efficiency” Category


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Check Out 7 Top Energy-Saving Gadgets from CES 2015

[caption id="attachment_15595" align="alignright" width="300"] CES 2015 Logo courtesy of BGR.com.[/caption] The annual Consumer Electronics Show took place earlier this past month to much anticipation. Yet, apart from drones roaming about the displays with GoPros strappe [...]

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Live and Save Green in Winter with These 3 Helpful Tips

While it’s true that I grew up in the Northeast, I’m not exactly one for the cold. For the first 3 years that we lived in Texas, I was happy to endure those 105º days as it meant a relatively mild winter. However, it is inevitable that some cold weather will eventually [...]

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Cheers to the New Year! Enroll in Bounce Back Energy Savings

Are you ready to start lowering your energy bills in 2015? Of course you are! If you're like me, you perpetually have New Year's Resolutions like "Save Money" or "Budget More Effectively." Lucky for you, Bounce Energy has your best interests at heart, courtesy of Bounce Back [...]

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Happy New Year from Bounce Energy!

Welcome to 2015! We hoped you celebrated the passing of one year into the next on New Year’s Eve in an entertaining – yet still responsible – manner with your friends and family. Here at Bounce Energy, we spend the night reminiscing all the great things that happened o [...]

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Checkin’ Out the Cold: Our 2014-2015 Winter Weather Outlook

[caption id="attachment_15380" align="alignright" width="300"] Wintertime El Nino Pattern image courtesy of the ENSO Blog at Climate.gov[/caption] Much of the weather forecasts for this winter have relied upon the emergence of a weak El Niño this winter. There's just bee [...]

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Christmas Lights and Energy Efficiency – the Possibilities of LED Lights

Thanksgiving has gone, the leftovers have all been eaten, and most of us are now enjoying the official start of the Christmas season. This is the time to start decking the halls, walls, and trees with lots of lighting. It is also the time the most extravagant seasonal deco [...]

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5 Quick DIY Home Improvement Fixes to Get Your Home Through Winter

Not everyone lives in a certified energy efficient home. Even homes constructed one or two decades ago that follow energy efficient practices (at the time) aren't perfect — especially in residential developments where affordability was the main feature. But whether you [...]

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Lower Your Usage and Save with Bounce Back Energy Savings

Back in the day, Bounce Energy created a nifty program called Peak Rewards. The point of this fun feature was simple: if you lowered your energy usage when Texas needed it most (typically the depths of the summer), we’d reward you on your next bill. Well, after 2 successfu [...]

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The US Natural Gas Update for Fall 2014

[caption id="attachment_14736" align="alignright" width="480"] Natural Gas Storage as of 08/29/2014. Image courtesy of http://www.eia.gov/.[/caption] Last winter's whirling blob of arctic atmosphere, the Polar Vortex, paid several chilly winter visits to the United States [...]

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Nine Ways to Be More Eco-Friendly in College

Most students want to be environmentally responsible, but the trouble with being a college student is that classes, commuting, and studying eat up your time. More often than not, you find yourself relying on convenience rather that what's good for the environment. Wou [...]

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