Published in “August 2011”

Ercot Forecasts Record Peak for August 30: 66,190 MW

Heat advisories in Texas are out for for Monday and Tuesday with temps pegging between 107° and 108° on August 29 and 30.  With so many folks spinning up their AC to warp factor 9, The Electricity Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) announced that it expects electric [...]

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Bounce Energy’s New Plan Grid and Savings Calculator

Boy, this IS slick! If you want to know how much you can save on your Texas electric service, click over to have a look at Bounce Energy's new plan grid. First off, they have built more functionality into the grid.  That means, they have separated their different ty [...]

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ERCOT Asks Texans To Conseve Energy

As you may be aware, ERCOT (Electric Reliability Council of Texas) has issued a power emergency with a need for conservation as of Wednesday, August 24 and continues for this weekend. When a power emergency is issued, residential consumers and businesses are asked to limit [...]

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DIRECTV Satellite TV Service Through Bounce Energy

Bounce Energy is now offering exclusive savings through its partnership with DIRECTV to all customers! Any Bounce Energy customer can jump in on the savings that Bounce Energy and DIRECTV have in store for you. Just sign up for DIRECTV service through Bounce Energy an [...]

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8 Great Articles to Help Save You Money

Everything you need to help you save money can be found on our money savings blog,  Bounce Energy Savings.  We've compiled the past month's most popular posts on personal finance tips, shopping tips and how to look for the best deals, websites to go to help you save money [...]

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Saving Money by Making Your Kitchen More Energy Efficient

Saving money on your electricity bill is easy when you know which appliances in your home use the most energy.  Kitchen appliances are huge energy consumers. This video will give a detailed look into which appliances use the most energy in the kitchen and the cost to run th [...]

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Protect Your Belongings With Renters Insurance

Many renters do not think they need renters insurance because their landlord’s insurance should cover them if there is a catastrophic event. While that is true to an extent it isn’t entirely true. Most of the time your landlord's insurance will cover the actual building [...]

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Guest Writer Stephanie Pertuit Breaks Down Texas Electricity Refer-a-Friend Programs

When we approached our friend Stephanie Pertuit about doing a research assignment for us, we were looking to find out how Bounce Energy's refer-a-friend program stacked up against other Texas electricity companies and their programs. Obviously, when we were planning and dev [...]

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Want to Switch to Bounce Energy, but Stuck in a Contract?

Stuck in a contract with another Texas electricity company but would like to switch to Bounce Energy? Are you tired of missing out on super low rates, superior customer service and a great rewards program?  Now, switching to Bounce Energy has never been so easy.  Whether y [...]

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UPDATED August 24th 3:24pm – ERCOT Asks Consumers to Conserve Energy – LEVEL 2 Emergency

8/24/11 3:23 PM - Temperatures this afternoon have reached over 100°F and air conditioners all over the state of Texas are working overtime. ERCOT has once again asked consumers to limit their electricity usage from 3 to 7PM today and the rest of the week and weekend. E [...]

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