Posts Tagged “energy savings”


How to Choose the Best Electricity Provider for You | Bounce Energy Blog

How to Choose the Best Texas Electricity Provider for You

Life in Texas is hard to beat. One thing that makes life great in the Lone Star State is your ability to choose your own energy provider in most areas, thanks to deregulation. This puts you in charge because you can choose the energy provider that best fits with your budget [...]

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Does My Home Need Attic Ventilation Fans? | Bounce Energy Blog

Does My Home Need Attic Ventilation Fans?

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 There are one or two things the homeowner would like to change, such as an outdated bathtub for a new walk-in shower or updating the look of their kitchen.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

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Enjoy the Holiday Weekend with These Party Recipes

Memorial Day weekend is a time to be with our friends and family and celebrate our freedom. If you plan on having a Memorial Day get-together, try these energy-efficient and party-worthy recipes. Cheesy Steak Stuffed Mushrooms These hearty mushrooms are the perfect [...]

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Fun with Less Kilowatts: Build a Bottle Speaker

[caption id="attachment_23027" align="alignright" width="300"] It looks like a 2-liter bottle but it's actually a speaker —and you can learn how to make one yourself.[/caption] Welcome to Fun with Less Kilowatts! We believe that science experiments at home can be a crea [...]

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What Are Microgrids?

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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How to Create an Energy Efficient Kids’ Room

Electricity use adds up all over the home, and teaching our children about conserving energy is important. Not only will they grow up to be considerate of their energy usage, and in turn save mom and dad a few dollars, but they’ll understand that electricity, water, and ot [...]

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Fun with Less Kilowatts— The Homopolar Motor

Fun with Less Kilowatts: The Homopolar Motor

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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Finding Fire - Pioneer Life in the 21st Century, Part 2 | Bounce Energy Blog

Finding Fire – Pioneer Life in the 21st Century, Part 2

That calm zen of watching a sunrise or a sunset is found everywhere in the outdoors. But how do you find that same bliss indoors?  Video gaming, or binge watching your newest streaming series, may be your current gateway to zen, and we won’t argue with you on that. But w [...]

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Cooking with Less Kilowatts: Spicy Lemon Pepper Bacon Shrimp and Slaw | Bounce Energy Blog

Cooking with Less Kilowatts: Spicy Lemon Pepper Bacon Shrimp and Slaw

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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Cooking with Less Kilowatts: Jumbo Lump Crab Salad Stuffed Avocados | Bounce Energy Blog

Cooking with Less Kilowatts: Jumbo Lump Crab Salad Stuffed Avocados

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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