Save every night with free electricity from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m.1
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How you can make the most of your Truly Free Nights plan
Use less electricity during the day and more at night after 8 p.m.
Here are a few activities you could shift to your Truly Free Nights
More of your AC and electric heater use
Binge-watching and gaming
Catching up on laundry
Running the dishwasher
Using the oven
Charging an electric vehicle (EV) or using a pool pump
Truly Free means you’ll enjoy no energy charge ($0) and no delivery fee ($0) during your free time-of-use period. View plan details ›
Your plan is automatically powered by 100% solar energy. You enjoy energy as usual and can check on your positive solar impact through the Reliant app.
All your electricity arrives like always, no need for rooftop solar panels
You'll have power day and night, rain or shine
House or apartment, own or rent, it's the easy way to go solar
You’ll do good for the planet and join a growing community of Reliant customers supporting solar energy in Texas
Track your free electricity
Only the Reliant app has the Truly Free Tracker. It's the easy way to see your free-electricity usage and keep tabs on your positive solar impact.
What else can you do with the Reliant app?
- View bill projections2
- Monitor usage trends and spikes
- Set up custom alerts
- Adjust your Google Nest Thermostat
- Transfer your service
- Pay your bill
- Get 24/7 help
More Reliant electricity plans
Free electricity on your 2 highest use days every week, for a total of 8 days per month3 Learn more ›
Free electricity from 8 p.m. Friday to 12 a.m.
Monday, every weekend.4 Learn more ›
It's easy to keep tabs on your energy savings and efficiency
Track your Truly Free electricity
Use your online account or the Reliant app to see your free usage, plus review your usage history and pay your bill.
Use your voice – Access your Reliant account through Google Assistant and Amazon Alexa. Ask about your Truly Free electricity plan and more.
Preview your next bill – With our Weekly Summary Email, you’ll know what to expect on your next bill before it arrives.
Wondering how much your electricity bill might be? Check out our bill estimator ›
Enter your ZIP code now to get started.
There are lots of reasons to choose Reliant
Affordable plans for everyone – Whether it’s fixed-rate peace of mind or month-to-month flexibility, Reliant has a budget-friendly choice for you. Shop more plans ›
Texas-sized strength and stability – Since 2001, millions of Texans have trusted Reliant. While other providers may come and go, we’re here for the long haul.
More than electricity – Count on Reliant to connect you with AC & Heat protection plans, home surge protection and whole-home generators.
24/7 customer service – Call or chat with us online, any time of day or night. With Reliant, you’ll always connect with a real person ready to help.
Did you know you can switch?
If you’re new to Texas, you may be surprised to learn that you can choose your electricity provider. You're able to shop plans, compare pricing and choose the provider that best fits your needs.
Sign up and do it all online
- Switching from your current provider is quick and easy
- Schedule your Reliant service for the same day or weeks in advance6
- If you need help, just pick up the phone or chat with us online 24/7
Enter your ZIP code now to get started.
What our customers are saying
"By far the best energy provider I’ve ever had!!! Excellent offers and my bill is very consistent."
- Anthony R., Raymondville, TX
1 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.
2 Projected bill not available for Pay as you Go customers. Must be a Reliant residential customer with a Texas service address and a smart meter.
3 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.
4 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.
5 Referrals 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 on a term plan with a minimum of ten days of active electricity service on that plan. Bill credit will be applied within two billing cycles after the referred customer has completed ten 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. Additional terms and conditions apply. Visit our referrals page for more details.
6 Requests processed after 5:00 p.m. Central Time will be connected the next business day. Same-day service is offered Monday through Saturday, weather permitting, where an existing meter is in place. No connections on holidays. Enrollment and permit requirements must be met before a request can be processed. Additional charges apply.
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What does Truly Free mean?Truly Free means you’ll enjoy no energy charge ($0) and no delivery fee ($0) during your free time-of-use period.
How can I make the most of my Truly Free Nights plan?Make your high-usage activities part of your nightly routine. Shifting activities like laundry, using the dishwasher or running the pool pump to nighttime will maximize your free electricity savings.
Can I use average billing on this plan?Yes. Average billing is compatible with the plan. However, please keep in mind that your Reliant Weekly Summary Email will reflect your actual usage and electricity costs for the week and your estimated electricity charges for the current billing cycle — not your average billing amount.
What is 100% solar energy and how does it work?Whether you live in a house, apartment or condo, a free electricity plan powered by 100% solar energy gives you the benefits of solar energy without panels on your roof or any special equipment. Nothing changes about how you get electricity. You receive power from power lines as usual. The only difference? Reliant will match 100% of your electricity usage with solar renewable energy certificates, which supports the growth of the solar energy industry in Texas and beyond.
Do I have to sign up on a Truly Free plan to get 100% solar electricity?If you’d like to explore options other than our Truly Free electricity plans, Reliant offers more solar and renewable choices.
Do I have to install anything?No. With a qualifying plan powered by Make It Solar, you enjoy the benefit of easy affordable solar electricity – and do your part to support the solar energy industry – without the hassle of installing rooftop panels or any special equipment.
I live in an apartment. Can I still sign up for a Truly Free electricity plan powered by 100% solar energy?Yes. Whether you live in a house, apartment or condo, you can still get the benefits of solar energy without rooftop panels.
Will I still have power at night or when it's cloudy?Yes. Since your home is connected to the electric grid, as long as there is no outage to the grid itself, you will have power even when the sun goes down or skies are cloudy.
How is my plan powered by 100% solar energy without panels?With a Reliant Truly Free electricity plan powered by 100% solar energy, Reliant will match 100% of your electricity usage with Texas and national solar renewable energy certificates every month. That means your monthly usage supports the production of solar energy without the hassle of installing panels.
What methods of payment do you accept for the initial deposit?
You can pay your deposit using any of these methods:
- Pay online with a bank account or credit card; set up your online account to pay now.
- Call 713-207-5555 or 1-866-660-4900.
- Visit one of our nearby walk-up payment locations.
- Mail your payment to Reliant, P.O. Box 650475, Dallas, TX 75265-0475.
Low-income customers may be eligible for deposit payment assistance. Please contact us at 713-207-7777 or 1-866-222-7100 to find out more, or visit this page.
What if I choose the wrong plan for me? Can I switch?If you are not satisfied with your plan, give us a call at 1-866-222-7100 so that we can help find something that best suits your lifestyle.