Say Watt?! The Energy Ogre Podcast

Welcome to Say Watt? The Energy Ogre Podcast, where our speciality is lowering your light bill.

We also offer bite-sized education and financial tips for busy people who want to find overall better solutions to living a brighter life!

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Episodes Date

If you're continuously renewing with your electricity provider without looking at other options, you could end up overpaying by the thousands if you aren’t paying attention. Some retail electricity pr...
October 10, 2020
Ultimately, most people don’t learn the true price of the plan they picked until they get their first bill. So today, we’re discussing the most common reasons why so many Texans overpay, and give you ...
October 2, 2020
Today we’re diving into the most common traps electricity providers use to lure Texans looking for low electricity prices, so that you can avoid getting ‘duped’.
September 25, 2020
Check out the latest episode featuring our Member Care Manager, Judel D'souza as we discuss just how we take care of our members, ‘The Ogre Way’!
September 18, 2020
In this episode, Laura and Julie discuss how we select plans for our members, and why we select certain ones. Later on, your favorite duo discusses how we're able to procure custom rates for our membe...
September 10, 2020
On last week’s episode, we talked about the core fundamental values of our business. Today, we're keeping the discussion going and give you the details on what actually happens after you become a memb...
August 23, 2020
For years, we’ve spoken about what we do here at Energy Ogre and how we serve our members. Check out this episode as Laura and Julie reach beneath the surface to articulate how and why we do things th...
August 17, 2020
This week's episode features Houston native Cullen Gillaspia, who's made a name for himself on and off the football field. Selected by his beloved Houston Texans, he's now entering his second season a...
July 3, 2020
Millions of American families have been affected by the coronavirus and the harsh economic toll of the social distancing measures put in place to curb the spread of the pandemic. Leaving many searchin...
June 7, 2020
Moving can be a hassle, even in Texas. Energy Ogre is happy to help you. How? By making sure Texas movers get the straight scoop!
May 31, 2020
Unfortunately, there are many Texans that are overpaying for their electricity and they don’t realize it. Check out the latest episode of Say Watt?! for a break down of the most common reasons for une...
May 22, 2020
Why is it that some have to pay a deposit for electricity and others don’t? It’s one of the most asked questions we receive from Texans inquiring about our service. Millions of Americans have a less t...
May 18, 2020
With all of the gimmicks, tricky ads, teaser rates, and confusing terms, it’s no surprise that many Texans overpay for electricity year after year. Here at Energy Ogre, we understand how frustrating ...
April 20, 2020
As more counties and states impose shelter-in-place restrictions to mitigate the outbreak, everyone is suddenly spending a lot more time indoors. With the right selection of interesting apps, you can ...
April 13, 2020
Texas has recently been placed under a stay-at-home order, and families are looking for silver linings as they dig into this new normal. With working, parenting, and now even teaching from home, it is...
April 13, 2020
While we’re all practicing social distancing and working from home, we’re temporarily changing the format of our podcast. Our Operations Managers wanted to answer some of the most asked questions on o...
April 10, 2020
The Coronavirus outbreak has left many Texans wondering what’s to come in the wake of school closings across the state along with many businesses. For some, there is also a growing concern about wheth...
April 10, 2020
You don’t realize how much you depend on electricity until it’s unexpectedly off. Unfortunately, a lot of the things we’ve been taught to do DURING a power outage can actually be quite dangerous. So, ...
April 10, 2020
The Texan way of life (travel, shopping, religious gatherings, sports, and other recreational events) has been drastically affected by the novel coronavirus. Clearly, the reaction will have a signific...
April 9, 2020
We depend on electricity every single day, yet most don’t understand exactly how it works. The fact is, it’s a fascinating commodity and something worth learning about.   Check out the latest episode ...
April 9, 2020
At Energy Ogre, we are extremely strategic when selecting each plan. We're now approaching what we call ‘renewal season’. Since many of our members’ contracts are coming to the end and we're going to ...
March 26, 2020
As we dive into 2020, we thought it was important to review the basics in the electricity industry such as deregulation in the state of Texas. In 2002, deregulation gave millions the option to choose ...
March 26, 2020
Check out the latest episode of Say Watt?!, as we tackle smart home automation! These devices can boost your homes’ resale value by up to 5% according to research done by Consumer Reports. That means ...
March 26, 2020
Have you ever wondered how Energy Ogre came to be? CEO Jesson Bradshaw, President Scott Nethery, and CIO Dhwanit Shah reiterate Energy Ogre’s mission and the ideals that motivate us each day! Le...
December 9, 2019
Energy Ogre CEO Jesson Bradshaw discusses how 2019 price spikes and future generation plans could affect what we pay for electricity in 2020.    
November 15, 2019
You’ve heard us end each show with our motto: “Be Cool, Stay Kind, And Do Great Things. It’s the Ogre Way." Today, we dive deeper into our “Ogre Way” philosophy. What it is, why is it important to us,...
November 8, 2019
Host Laura Thornquist and Content Director Julie Williams discuss a few interesting and even weird facts not only about electricity but also about our world!
November 1, 2019
What are TDSP Charges, and why do we have to pay them in addition to energy charges on each monthly bill? Today we sit with Energy Ogre CEO Jesson Bradshaw and get the scoop on everything you ever wan...
October 21, 2019
We completely understand: Life can get hectic. We put together a list of helpful apps and tools worth giving a try to make life’s more tedious tasks more convenient— it’s sort of what we do!
October 8, 2019
A very serious epidemic taking the nation by storm. We call it a financial apathy outbreak, a virus transforming us into mindless spenders, with wallets wide open to greedy businesses happy to overcha...
September 30, 2019
Ciphering through electricity contract terms can be tricky, even for the savviest shopper. Remember, you can cancel a contract with your provider at any time as long as you comply with the te...
September 23, 2019
This episode features our Content Director Julie Williams! We're in the middle of hurricane season, and we're sharing some of the best ways to stay prepared in case you're left without power during a ...
September 17, 2019
In our very first Say Watt?! episode, COO Laura Thornquist and CEO Jesson Bradshaw dive into the consequences of apathy when selecting new energy plans!
September 6, 2019

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