Posts Tagged “Energy Efficiency”


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

Using Batteries as a Renewable Energy Source, Part 2

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 [...]

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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 [caption id="attachment_22760" align="aligncenter" width="500"] Save paper and sign up for paperless billing.[/caption] From utilities to [...]

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

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

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 There are either one or two things every homeowner would like to change, such as an outdated bathtub for a new walk-in shower or upgrading the look of their kitchen.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” [...]

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3 New Year’s Resolutions to Improve the Energy Efficiency of Your Home

Too often, homeowners wanting to take on a major DIY energy efficient project, like air sealing, insulation, or crawlspace encapsulation, get overwhelmed by the complexity of the whole project and give up before even trying. It’s a lot like when the alarm goes off early in [...]

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Which Uses Less Energy for Hot Chocolate - Microwave or Electric Kettle? | Bounce Energy Blog

Which Uses Less Energy for Hot Chocolate – Microwave or Electric Kettle?

So as December’s cool winds begin throwing snow and ice our way, we find ourselves wanting to spend time with family or close friends over cups of hot chocolate. But once the small talk about weather and holiday plans has concluded, you're invariably with the most importa [...]

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How Much Energy Does My Vacuum Cleaner Use? | Bounce Energy Blog

How Much Energy Does My Vacuum Cleaner Use?

Saving energy (and money) is always easier when you know how much you’re using. But because many of the convenient smaller appliances we use seem to draw little amounts of power, we all too often discount how their use really does impact our electricity bills. With our How [...]

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How Much Energy Does My Blow Dryer Use? | Bounce Energy Blog

How Much Energy Does My Blow Dryer Use?

Saving energy (and money) is always easier when you know how much you’re using. But because many of the convenient smaller appliances we use seem to draw little amounts of power, we all too often discount how their use really does impact our electricity bills. With our How [...]

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What Energy Efficiency Projects Offer a Quick Return on My Investment? | Bounce Energy Blog

What Energy Efficiency Projects Offer a Quick Return on My Investment?

Understanding Where and How to Invest Your Money into Helpful Home Improvements You might be surprised to learn that most basic energy efficiency projects start paying you back at the time of installation. Generally speaking, you will notice improved comfort either rig [...]

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How Much Energy Does My Aquarium Use? | Bounce Energy Blog

How Much Energy Does My Aquarium Use?

Saving energy (and money) is always easier when you know how much you’re using. But because many of the convenient smaller appliances we use seem to draw little amounts of power, we all too often discount how their use really does impact our electricity bills. With our How [...]

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How Much Energy Does My White Noise Machine Use?

Saving energy (and money) is always easier when you know how much you’re using. But because many of the convenient smaller appliances we use seem to draw little amounts of power, we all too often discount how their use really does impact our electricity bills. With our How [...]

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