Rhythm vs. Reliant

See why Texans are making the switch from Reliant to Rhythm. When you sign up for a renewable energy plan with us, you don’t have to worry about hidden fees or unexpected charges on your electricity bill. Our green energy plans are transparent, simple, and good for your wallet and the planet.

Why choose Rhythm over Reliant? No hidden fees ever.

Not a fan of hidden fees? Us, either. That’s one of the biggest reasons Texans are moving their energy plans to Rhythm. We don’t believe in unnecessary charges. With Reliant, on the other hand, you’ll be subject to disconnect recovery fees, disconnect notice fees, and insufficient funds fees. See how Rhythm compares below.

Rhythm
Reliant*
Late Payment Penalty
5%
5%
Insufficient Funds Fee
Your Bank Charge
$25
Disconnect Recovery Fee
NOPE
$30
Disconnect Notice Fee
NOPE
$10
How do all these fees add up?
No Hidden Fees
Sum of possible fees = $65 😱

*Data sourced on 06/03/2021 from Reliant.com Electricity Facts Label (EFL) and Terms of Service.

Are Reliant free nights & weekends plans really free?

As you compare electric companies in Texas, you'll come across Reliant energy plans that offer free nights and weekends. Make sure to read the fine print on these plans because they can end of costing you more in the long-run.

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Top reasons to choose Rhythm over Reliant.

There are many reasons to switch from Reliant to Rhythm. Check out some of the reasons Texans love us.

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Get Rewarded

Earn $100 (10,000 points) in bill credits for you and your referral. That's twice as much as Reliant!

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90-Day Easy Energy Promise

No Early Termination Fee, if you leave us within the first 90 days. With Reliant, you don't have an opportunity to try them out without a penalty.

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100% Renewable Energy

We offer only 100% renewable energy and Reliant does not.

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Cover Your Old Provider's Termination Fee

Get up to $150 in bill credits to cover your old energy provider's Early Termination Fee (ETF).

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Fair-for-All Pricing

Every customer, new or renewing, gets access to the same great electricity rates.

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Here to help 7 days a week

Call, email, text, or chat with our Texas-based support any day of the week.

Reliant Information & FAQ

If you're a Reliant customer and you have questions, browse our FAQ section below.

To learn more about Reliant's electricity rates and plans, visit the Reliant website. Be sure to watch out for additional fees with free nights and weekend plans. Because if they have to put “Truly” in the name of the plan, they’ve already admitted that past plans have not been truthful.

If you already have a Texas electricity plan with Reliant and you have questions about your energy rate, plan, or bill, call the Reliant customer service team at 1-877-524-5231.

If you need to pay your Reliant electricity bill, you have a few options. You can pay your bill online by logging into your Reliant account. You can also pay over the phone by calling 1-866-222-7100. Quick pay is available online as well—you just need your account number and zip code to make a payment. You can also pay by mail or pay in person at a Reliant walk-up location near you.

Want to see what Texans are saying about Reliant as an electric company? There are plenty of reputable review websites that offer helpful insight like Home Energy Club and Texas Electricity Ratings.

Depending on the Reliant electricity plan you choose, you may be eligible for rewards. Check the details of your energy plan to see if you qualify for rewards.

When you sign up for a renewable energy plan with Rhythm, you’ll have instant ways to earn rewards (which can help you save money on your electricity bill). Doing simple things like enrolling in eBill and Auto Pay are two ways to shrink your bill.

If you are experiencing a power outage and use Reliant as your Texas energy provider, you’ll need to get more information from your Transmission and Distribution Service Provider (TDSP). To find your TDSP information, click here.

Reliant offers free nights and weekends plans to customers throughout Texas. Just be sure to read the fine print, because often times, nothing is free. To learn more about these plans, visit the Reliant website.

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