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    Bringing electricity plans to Baytown

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    You might think that Baytown is all about oilfields, and you’re partly right. Baytown was the site of the first offshore drilling operation in Texas and the second in the United States. Today, Baytown’s industries include oil, rubber and petrochemical plants, as well as many manufacturing and distribution hubs.

    Located east of Houston and north of Galveston, Baytown is a Texas Gulf town of about 80,000 people. It’s located at the mouth of the San Jacinto River on Galveston Bay, and offers scenic waterways that are popular with nature lovers, fishermen, kayakers, paddleboarders and boaters.

    There are over 40 different parks around Baytown including a 450-acre nature center that’s home to hundreds of bird species, mammals, reptiles, and aquatic species.

    If speed is your thing—there’s a nearby motorsports complex. Or you can bring your GPS and join in a geocaching treasure hunting adventure. You can also take a free ride on the oldest operating ferry service in the state of Texas dating back to 1822.

    Among the many historic landmarks is the San Jacinto Monument commemorating the Battle of San Jacinto during the Texas Revolution. Additionally, Baytown boasts one of the largest stayed-cable bridges in Texas, spanning the Houston Ship Channel.

    Reliant Energy is proud to be a part of the Baytown community. As one of the top Texas electricity companies, we take pride in providing you with the highest level of energy service and delivering all that Reliant has to offer.

    Whether you’re new to town or a long-time member of the community, Reliant Energy is here to help you find the right energy plan and affordable electricity prices for your needs.

    Compare Truly Free Energy Plans for Baytown

    Truly Free Flex Days 100% Solar

    Free electricity on your 2 highest-use days every week — up to 8 free days per month.

    Plus, your plan is automatically powered by 100% solar energy, no panels required.††††

    Learn more about 100% Solar ›

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    Truly Free Weekends 100% Solar

    Free electricity from 8 p.m. Friday to
    12 a.m. Monday, every weekend.††

    Plus, your plan is automatically powered by 100% solar energy, no panels required.††††

    Learn more about 100% Solar ›

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    Truly Free Nights 100% Solar

    Free electricity from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. Every. Single. Night.†††

    Plus, your plan is automatically powered by 100% solar energy, no panels required.††††

    Learn more about 100% Solar ›

    View plan details

    Looking for a Baytown retail electricity provider? You’ve come to the right place.

    Find the best electricity plan for your Baytown home’s needs, including month-to-month energy plans, long-term contracts, short-term contracts, fixed and variable energy plans, or plans that allow you to pre-pay for electricity.

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    Get help choosing a plan

    Talk to one of our representatives and get help choosing the best electricity plan for your needs.

    Make a payment in person

    Visit one of the many convenient locations near you to make a payment in person.

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    Join over 1 million Texans who’ve chosen Reliant

    "I like the weekly emails that show me the usage and the ease of paying the bill."

    Frank Zupan – Deer Park, TX

    "I like the weekly emails that show me the usage and the ease of paying the bill."

    Frank Zupan – Deer Park, TX

    Manage your electricity usage

    Looking for ways to manage your electricity usage in Baytown and make your home smarter? We’ve got you covered.

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    Explore renewable solar solutions

    See how we convert the sun's rays into power for your Baytown home to use. We offer a wide range of solar products and renewable energy plans—including the Reliant Solar Payback plan and the Reliant 100% Solar plan.

    Learn more ›

    Google Nest Mini, Google Nest Learning thermostat, Google Nest Hub, Google Home

    Raise your home’s IQ

    Reliant customers can enjoy exclusive discounts on Google Nest products and smart thermostats. Plus, Google Nest devices work seamlessly with your Reliant account.

    Learn more ›

    Shop for Baytown energy plans near you

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    Compare Baytown electricity providers

    You want to find the best plan for your lifestyle and interests. Reliant is here to help you get the electricity plan you need and provide energy-efficient tips so you may be able to lower your electricity consumption (and electricity bill).

    See how Reliant stacks up. Compare Baytown electricity prices, energy services and plan features.

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    We’re proud to be part of the Baytown community

    Reliant employees volunteering in their community

    About 80,000 people call Baytown home—and the town is ranked as one of the most diverse suburbs in Texas. Baytown has a total area of 36.5 square miles and residents and visitors enjoy plenty of historical and cultural attractions.

    Reliant Energy helps bring positive energy to enrich the Baytown area, working to cultivate the local communities we serve. Across Texas, including Harris County, Chambers County, and in the Gulf Coast region, we partner with more than 150 charities and organizations.

    We partner with Earth Share of Texas, a 501(c)3 non-profit foundation that represents and supports America’s most respected environmental and conservation groups, including 38 local and statewide organizations.

    In addition, the Community Assistance from Reliant Energy (CARE) program works with nonprofit social service agencies in the area to provide extra funds to Reliant customers who qualify for assistance with their electricity bills.

    Check out how we can help you save electricity and money

    Looking for ways to lower your energy costs? Here's how you can save on electric bills, increase your energy savings, and keep more cash in your wallet.

    Degrees of Difference Program
    Degrees of Difference Program

    Get a bill credit when you respond to electricity usage reduction requests during periods of peak electric service demands. Learn more ›

    Manage your energy usage
    Manage your energy usage

    Get text messages when your daily energy usage spikes by 25%, when your projected energy bill exceeds your budget—and more. Learn more ›

    Get tips to lower your bill
    Get tips to lower your bill

    Looking for ways to lower your electricity bills? Check out our energy-efficiency tips and tools. Learn more ›

    Baytown Energy Offer

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    Google Nest Learning ThermostatTM with the Reliant Learn & ConserveSM plan

    Get a Google Nest Learning Thermostat, a $249 value, with the Reliant Learn & Conserve 24 plan.1 Get a fixed price on your electric plan for 24 months,2 and save up to 15% on cooling costs.3

    This Learning Thermostat, available at no extra cost, automatically learns what temperatures you prefer and adjusts itself, saving you energy.

    Google Nest Learning ThermostatTM with the Reliant Learn & ConserveSM plan

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    Get a Google Nest Learning Thermostat, a $249 value, with the Reliant Learn & Conserve 24 plan.1 Get a fixed price on your electric plan for 24 months,2 and save up to 15% on cooling costs.3

    This Learning Thermostat, available at no extra cost, automatically learns what temperatures you prefer and adjusts itself, saving you energy.

    Terms, conditions and other restrictions

    Your monthly bill will reflect your highest 2 days of usage per full week (Sunday through Saturday), up to 8 days per monthly billing period, at no charge for every billing period of 28 days or more. A week is defined as Sunday to Saturday, and a day is defined as a 24-hour period beginning at midnight through 11:59 p.m. For each monthly billing period less than 28 days, please see EFL for details. Your average price calculation will be based on your total monthly usage. Plan matches 100% of electricity usage with solar renewable energy certificates. Valid for new residential customers only. Reliant reserves the right to discontinue this offer without notice

    ††Your monthly bill will reflect your weekend usage at no charge. Your average price calculation will be based on your total monthly usage. Savings will vary according to time of usage. Plan matches 100% of electricity usage with solar renewable energy certificates. Valid for new residential customers only. Reliant reserves the right to discontinue this offer without notice.

    †††Your monthly bill will reflect your nighttime usage at no charge. Your average price calculation will be based on your total monthly usage. Savings will vary according to time of usage. Plan matches 100% of electricity usage with solar renewable energy certificates. Valid for new residential customers only. Reliant reserves the right to discontinue this offer without notice.

    ††††Plan matches 100% of electricity usage with solar renewable energy certificates.

    Google Nest Learning Thermostat and Google Nest products are trademarks of Google LLC.

    A limited warranty is only provided by Google, and except for that limited warranty, Reliant and Google make no warranties.

    Reliant is not affiliated with Google or the products and services it markets.

    1Enrollment in this plan provides one Google Nest Learning Thermostat per household and requires a residential service address with areas served by Reliant. Your Google Nest Learning Thermostat will ship to your service address within one week after your next full payment has been credited to your account, provided you remain enrolled on this plan. Reliant reserves the right to discontinue this program without notice. Thermostat compatible with most HVAC systems. Check the compatibility of your system at nest.com/works/reliant before purchasing.

    2Changes in law or regulatory charges allowed by the Public Utility Commission of Texas will impact your price.

    3Based on independent studies by Energy Trust of Oregon and Vectren (https://nest.com/downloads/press/documents/energy-savings-white-paper.pdf)

    4Security and Home Automation Services provided by Reliant Energy Retail Services, LLC d/b/a Reliant, TXB19469, 910 Louisiana, Houston, Texas 77002. Terms and conditions apply. For complete terms and conditions, visit reliant.com/connectterms. Reliant is a service mark of Reliant Energy Retail Holdings, LLC. ©2022 NRG Energy, Inc. All rights reserved.

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