Energy Efficiency

Shining a Light on Solar Power

By bpub | May 1, 2017 | 0 Comments

Shining a Light on Solar Power Renewable energy is something that many of our customers are starting to consider. Because big wind turbines are not the most practical of solutions for most homes and businesses, solar power will be the solution to which many people turn, but it’s a decision that must be made only…

BPUB Update – Tree Trimming

By bpub | December 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

Tree-canopied neighborhoods are cooler in the summer and the cold winter winds also are reduced from tree coverage. Trees ultimately help conserve energy and lower home energy costs.

Adjust Your Thermostat to Save Money

By bpub | July 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

Just look at a thermometer and one thing is quickly made clear: summer is definitely here. Temperatures are soaring, and that rise in the heat usually means a rise in electrical bills as well. There is a simple way to combat that, though.

9 Tips to Lower Your Utility Bill

By bpub | July 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

Energy Conservation You have the power to save money and energy right in your own home. Increasing energy efficiency is like adding another clean energy source to our electric power grid. Water Conservation We need to save water every way we can. You can reduce your water consumption by taking just a few simple steps.…

BPUB Asks Customers to Conserve Electricity

By bpub | June 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Brownsville Public Utilities Board (BPUB) asks its customers to conserve electricity from today until Friday, June 5, especially during peak demand hours between 3-7 p.m. This request is being made as part of a call to limit or reduce electrical use in the Lower Rio Grande Valley sent out by the Electric Reliability Council…

BPUB Update – Robindale Wastewater Treatment Plant

By bpub | March 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

To meet growing demands, BPUB expanded the Robindale Wastewater Treatment Plant, but it did a lot more than that. It also conquered the intermittent odor control issues there. Learn more about the improvements in this week’s BPUB Update. Don’t forget to like us at www.facebook.com/BrownsvillePUB or www.facebook.com/ILoveResacas for all the latest updates.

Don’t Forget to Change Your Home Air Filter!

By bpub | January 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

Regularly changing the filter in your home’s air conditioning system is crucial to ensure its efficiency, long life and lower energy use.

BPUB Awards First Check in GreenBusiness Program

By bpub | October 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

BPUB’s GreenBusiness program is officially underway. Just ask Trico Products. That company was the first business to receive a rebate for updating its facility to be more energy efficient. Trico was awarded a check for $14,289 for its efforts.

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