Make It Solar
Make It Solar

Solar energy electricity with no panels required

Choose a Reliant electricity plan and Make It Solar. You'll support clean, renewable energy – no panels required, house or apartment, own or rent.

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How Make It Solar works

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Sign up for a qualified electricity plan and you can Make It Solar

Make it Solar use electricity

Use electricity the way you normally do

Make it Solar solar farms

Solar farms create electricity

Make it Solar RECs

We retire solar RECs that match your usage

Make it Solar support clean solar energy

You support clean solar energy and reduce your carbon footprint

Two ways you can Make It Solar

  • Special offer with Pick Your Free plans – For a limited time, we’re upgrading our Truly Free Flex Days, Weekends and Nights plans to Make It Solar at no additional cost to you.1 That’s a $6.99 monthly value.
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  • Add to any qualifying plan – For just $6.99 a month, you can add Make It Solar to any qualifying Reliant term electricity plan.2
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Through Make It Solar, 100% of your electricity usage will be matched with Texas and national solar renewable energy certificates (RECs)

Already a Reliant electricity customer?

It’s easy to upgrade your current qualifying electricity plan to Make It Solar. Just log in to your account to sign up.


It’s solar made simple

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Your plan stays the same

When you Make It Solar, nothing changes about your electricity plan or the way power gets to your home. No rooftop panels or devices. What’s different? Every single kWh you use supports the development of sustainable solar energy projects in Texas and across the nation.

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Day or night, rain or shine, it’s always sunny

Since you’re still receiving power as you always have, from the traditional electric grid, the weather or time of day makes no difference. You’re still supporting solar 24 x 7, cloudy or clear. And with Make It Solar, the forecast calls for a cleaner, brighter future.

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We help you do your part

Through the Make It Solar program, Reliant will match solar renewable energy certificates (RECs) equivalent to your monthly paid electricity usage. These RECs signify that renewable energy has been generated and sent to the electric grid equal to your usage.

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Zero long-term commitment

These days, we understand that things are always changing. So, if for any reason, you’d like to end your participation in the Make It Solar program, you can leave at any time without penalty.3

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Your impact is easy to see

When you Make It Solar, it’s simple to keep tabs on the important difference you’re making. Log in to your online Reliant account and see how you help reduce carbon emissions – per week, per month and since you joined the program.


Ready to Make It Solar? Enter your ZIP code now to get started or call 1-866-RELIANT.

Terms, conditions and other restrictions

1 Offer valid for new residential customers only. 

2 Qualifying Plans include the Reliant Truly Free Weekends plan, Truly Free Nights plan, and Truly Free Flex Days plan, and otherwise do not include electricity plans with renewable content greater than the statewide average for renewable content (content information is available in the plan’s Electricity Facts Label).

3 Your participation in the Make It Solar program will end at the same time as your participation in the qualifying electricity plan through which you were enrolled in the Make It Solar program ends or until your retail electric service with Reliant is discontinued. Enrollment in the Make It Solar program will continue if you move from one qualifying plan to another without a discontinuation of electric service by Reliant. You may cancel your participation in the Make It Solar program at any time without penalty by calling 1-866-222-7100. Cancellation will be processed by the next business day and will be effective at the end of your then-current program month. Changes will be reflected on your Reliant bill in up to two billing cycles.