ENERGY VAMPIRES: Slay devices draining power in your home


Read our article in the October issue of Texas Co-op Power magazine here.

Want to win a smart surge protector? Get the complete contest rules below.

To enter Bluebonnet’s Energy Vampire contest, tell us how you plan to slay your energy vampires by commenting on our Oct. 1 Facebook post about the Energy Vampires story that ran in the October issue of Texas Co-op Power magazine, emailing or sending a letter to Lisa Ogle, c/o Bluebonnet Electric Cooperative, P.O. Box 729, Bastrop, TX 78602.

Entries will be accepted through Oct. 31, 2017. Entries submitted by mail must be postmarked by Oct. 31, 2017. Entries by email or letter should include your current mailing address, email address and telephone number.
The contest period is October 2017. Three winners’ names will be drawn on Nov. 6, 2017. Only one entry per household. Winners’ names will be drawn from among all qualified entrants who are active Bluebonnet members. Questions? Call 800-842-7708 or email
Only members of Bluebonnet Electric Cooperative Inc. (“Bluebonnet”) can participate in Bluebonnet's Energy Vampire contest. To qualify, the member must submit by Oct. 31, 2017, how they plan to slay their energy vampires. Entries can be submitted by email to, by letter to Lisa Ogle (see address above) or on our Oct. 1 Facebook post about the Energy Vampires story that ran in the October issue of Texas Co-op Power magazine. Bluebonnet members who qualify for entry in the contest will be entered into a random drawing to win one of three Kill A Watt PS-10 smart surge protectors. Deadline for entry is 11:59 p.m. Oct. 31, 2017. Entries by mail must be postmarked by Oct. 31, 2017. Prizes are subject to availability and may be substituted by Bluebonnet.
Winners agree to be photographed and to sign a release acknowledging that Bluebonnet, as owner of those photographs, can use winners' names, photos and contest-related information for use in any marketing, media releases, advertising, promotion or exhibition of the photos. 
Odds of winning depend upon number of participants. Participants must be 18 years of age or older. Bluebonnet employees, directors, officers and their spouses and members of their household are not eligible to win. Limit one (1) prize per member/household. Winners must arrange to pick up their prize at Bluebonnet’s Headquarters, 155 Electric Ave. (formerly 650 Texas 21 E.) Bastrop, Texas 78602, or at one of Bluebonnet’s five member service centers.
This offer may be changed or discontinued by Bluebonnet without notice. This offer and prizes are made available strictly on an “as is” basis. Bluebonnet makes no warranties, express or implied. 
Bluebonnet is not in any way affiliated with the manufacturer of the prize and offers no warranty, express or implied, or in any way warrants that the prize has any special characteristics, functions, compatibilities, or uses. Winner acknowledges and agrees that Bluebonnet, its agents, affiliates, sponsors, representatives or employees shall have no liability with respect to any damages out of acceptance and/or use of the prize, and agrees to hold Bluebonnet, its directors, officers, insurers, agents, employees and assigns harmless against any and all claims and liability arising out of the use of the prize. Winner assumes all liability for any injury or damage caused or claimed to be caused by promotion or use of the prize.

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