Published in “May 2011”

Shopping For Texas Electricity Rates Online

There are many things to consider when shopping for an electricity provider in Texas, which can make the process very confusing and frustrating.  This video will give you tips and insights on where to shop online and how to get the most out of your shopping experience. T [...]

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Hurricane Warning flags, US Coast Guard

Summary: Hurricane Forecast for the 2011 Season

[caption id="attachment_3474" align="alignright" width="144" caption="Hurricane Warning flags, US Coast Guard"][/caption] The hurricane experts at the Department of Atmospheric Science at Colorado State University released their 2011 hurricane forecast back in December. S [...]

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VIDEO: How Much Electricity Does Your Texas Home Consume? Test It!

There are many appliances in your home that are energy hogs; using a large amount of energy.  It is good to be knowledgeable of how much energy certain appliances use so you will be aware and more cautious. This video will show you how to figure out which appliances draw th [...]

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Wait! What!?!? Did you just say Rewards Programs are a Gimmick?

A few weekends back I was on my way to Home Depot when I tuned into a local “Consumer Advocacy” talk show. I was surprised to hear the hosts and a guest discussing electricity choice in Texas. As I'm driving, one of the hosts asked their guest, an expert who runs a pop [...]

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Guest Blogger: Matt Oberle from TexasElectricityRatings.com (Part 1) – Understanding Month-to-Month Electricity Plans

Without question, the most common gripe I see come through to me are customers who are outraged over the changes made to their electricity rate over the course of their time with their electricity provider. And a vast majority of the time, this occurs with people who signed [...]

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Do-It-Yourself Energy Efficiency Projects eBook!

The tough economy these past two years meant a lot of people couldn't take advantage of the 2009-2010 Energy Efficiency Tax Credit because they couldn't afford new doors, windows, water heaters, or more insulation.  Still, there a few less expensive things you can do around [...]

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EIA Henry Hub Natural Gas Price Predictions April 2011

Summary: Summer 2011 Temperatures and Natural Gas Forecast

With most of Texas under burn bans and wildfires carving up the state like an Easter ham, some people are dreading what the summer weather might be like. The National Weather Service predicts that the current La Nina pattern in the Pacific will gradually deminish in the Paci [...]

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VIDEO: Save Energy and Money this Summer in your Kitchen

It's officially May... and for the South, this is the month when summer starts to rear its ugly head.  These past cool weathered months have been great, but now it’s time to stay inside, put the fans on high and begin counting down the days till fall.  And because we sta [...]

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Why You Should Join the Bounce Energy Facebook Page

Why join Bounce Energy's Facebook Community? Why Not!? There are many reasons why you should join the Bounce Energy Facebook page.  Being a part of our Facebook community will provide you with numerous opportunities on special deals, savings, exclusive information and esca [...]

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Bounce Energy’s Newest Rewards Item: $50 Restaurant.com Gift Card

As a Bounce Energy customer, not only can you save money on your Texas energy rate, but now you can save money when you eat out too.  Bounce is featuring the newest item in their Rewards Program. It's a $50 Restaurant.com gift card when you pay your Bounce Energy electricit [...]

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