NRG Reliant Energy

Free month of electricity? That’s a first.

Sign up for the Reliant First Month Free plan and your first full month of electricity service is on the house. As in, totally free.1 Use the money you save any way you like, while you enjoy a low electricity price all year long. 

  • Expect a simple experience.
    Take advantage of same-day connections,never miss a due date with Autopay and enjoy the convenience of managing your account on the go with the Reliant App. 
  • Save energy and money.
    Count on savings, not surprises, with our Weekly Summary Email. You’ll get an estimate of your bill before it's due and tips to help lower your energy usage and cost. 
  • Get help 24/7.
    We work with your schedule. So whether it’s 2 a.m. or 2 p.m., you’ll always reach a real person. 
  • Enjoy exclusive customer benefits.
    Join the Reliant family and take advantage of special offers like our $50 Customer Referral Rewards. When you refer a friend to Reliant and they sign up on a term plan, you’ll both earn a $50 bill credit.3 

Get a free month of electricity. Sign up online now or call 1-866-RELIANT.

Terms, conditions and other restrictions.

1Free month appears as a bill credit for current electricity charges on the second bill. Does not include deposits or non-recurring charges and fees. Valid for residential customers signing up for the Reliant First Month Free plan. 


2Requests processed after 2:00 p.m. CST will be connected the next business day. Priority Move-In service is offered Monday through Friday, weather permitting, where an existing meter is in place, and is only available when systems are able to process requests. No weekend or holiday connections. Enrollment and permit requirements must be met before a request can be processed. Additional charges apply. 


3Referrals may only be submitted by active Reliant residential customers with a Texas service address. To qualify for bill credit, referrals must be new Reliant residential customers in Texas enrolled in a term plan with a minimum of five days of active electricity service on that plan. Bill credit will be applied within two billing cycles after the referred customer has completed five days of active electricity service. Any disputes relating to eligibility will be determined solely by Reliant. Reliant may modify or discontinue this program at any time without notice.