How Much Energy Does A Hot Tub Use?

How Much Energy Does A Hot Tub Use? | Bounce Energy Blog

If spending the day soaking in a commercial spa is your idea of a relaxing time, the only way to make it better is to bring that relaxation closer to home. But hot tubs are luxury items that come at luxury prices, and the costs don’t stop after having a hot tub installed. Keeping that […]

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Announcing the 2018 BE More Scholarship Winner!

Announcing the 2018 BE More Scholarship Winner: Kaimen Goudy

In addition to providing our customers with competitive rates, convenient plans and various rewards, Bounce Energy strives to be more than just an electricity provider. We are proud to contribute to the community through partnerships with the Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals and many other nonprofit organizations. Every year, we reward likeminded young Texans who have […]

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How Much Energy Does an Electric Range Use?

How Much Energy Does An Electric Range Use? | Bounce Energy Blog

From baking bread to boiling water, there’s a lot your electric range can do. But what’s it costing you? That’s one of the more complicated questions to answer when it comes to analyzing your household energy consumption.   How Many Watts Does an Electric Stove Use? Let’s end the suspense with some basic cost estimates. […]

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9 Things to Look for When Buying Your First Home

What to Look for in Your First Home | Bounce Energy Blog

The process of buying a home includes a tremendous amount of work, which makes sense, considering it’s the biggest investment most of us will ever make. This is especially true for first-time homebuyers, who often have a lot to learn about loan terms, property taxes, home inspections and dozens of other unfamiliar topics. By the […]

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15 Tips for Saving Energy on Air Conditioning

15 Tips for Saving Energy on Air Conditioning | Bounce Energy Blog

Most homeowners agree that relief from the summer heat is a comfort worth paying for. But as one of the largest appliances in your home, your air conditioner accounts for a significant share of your utility costs. Learning how to use your air conditioner economically is a great place to start if you’re looking to […]

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How Much Energy Do My Light Bulbs Use?

How Much Energy Do My Light Bulbs Use? | Bounce Energy Blog

Do you have a bad habit of leaving the lights on in empty rooms? Do you ever wonder how much it’s costing you? The answer can depend a lot on what kind of light bulbs you’re using. While incandescent light bulbs were the standard for decades, there have been major advances in lighting technology in […]

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What is a Power Surge & How to Protect Your Home

What is a Power Surge & How to Protect Your Home | Bounce Energy Blog

Our lives orbit around the use of computers, appliances, and other tech gadgets, so when a power surge strikes, protecting their infrastructure is paramount. Surge protection is an investment in your electronics and appliances, and in your safety. It safeguards your valuable equipment during a power surge that can crash hard drives and modems or […]

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What Types of Electricity are Generated in Texas?

What Types of Electricity are Generated in Texas? | Bounce Energy Blog

Tacos and Friday Night Football aren’t the only things fueling Texas. The Lone Star State is a resource for many types of energy production. With wind and solar energy alone contributing to 18 percent of Texas’ energy in 2017, the state stands as a leader of renewable energy commercialization. Texas produces six major types of electricity: […]

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How to Prepare for a Hurricane

Recent storm history shows that hurricanes are becoming more and more frequent. Preparing for a storm ahead of time can dispel the stress that often accompanies hurricane warnings and mandatory evacuations. Don’t wait for that moment. Take steps to prepare yourself, your family and your pets with these simple hurricane preparedness procedures. Know Your Hurricane Terminology […]

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How Much Energy Do Your Computer and Router Use?

How Much Energy Does Your Computer and Router Use? | Bounce Energy Blog

In most homes with internet access, the router is plugged in and running 24 hours a day. In some, the computer is always on, too. Throw in a device that needs frequent recharging like a tablet, and you might start getting the idea that all these electronics are running up your electric bill. But there’s […]

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