In the state of Texas, there are many deregulated cities which means the people have the choice to pick their electricity providers with many options for plans. It all comes under the private company managing the main regulator or the customer can take the complaints or problems with the retailers to the texas electricity board of members. The Reliant Energy Rates are decided by the company. The texas electricity will give the base limit to the providers under that every company fixes the rates for their plans.
Offers by the company :
Texas is one of the major states in the US which has approximately 9.58 million people. Where every people have an electricity connection. This is completely a deregulated state so the company can provide electricity with a different range of electricity prices with offers. There are almost 75 – 80 major cooperatives in the Texas region.
The offer that people can get from the reliant electricity providers are
- Free electricity for a week ( free 7-day power plan )
- Free night
- Free weekends
The free 7-day power plan will be like the power supply of the customer’s particular plan to get free for a week in a month. The free night plans will be the consumption of electricity will be free from 9 pm to 6 am. Free weekends similar to the free night plans the free electricity from Friday 9 pm to Monday at 6 am. Sometimes the time will differ that completely depends upon the company’s plan schedule.
But the free connection charges maximum generated by the company from the customer side only. They take the extra charge is equal to the free offers. That may not be understood by customers. People use many electrical products in a day to day life, which consumes a different range of electricity. For example Television, fan, light, which takes a very low amount of electricity. Refrigerator, washing machine, vessel cleaner comes under the second category. Computer, air conditioner, heater, motors take a high level of electric supply.
One can estimate the bills by calculating it in prior. The average bills are the basic form which takes the yearly bills that includes all the monthly bill that had paid by the customer, this can be equalized or compressed by the seasons. If it the summer season the bill may get high because of the high consumption of electronic things. But in the winter the bill can be less because of the season we may not use things like air conditioners etc. So the bill amount will be lower than in the summer. By this average calculation, one can set the electricity consumption range.
The other basic offers are installment deposit, warranty, etc. Installment deposit is the process in which all the company gets the deposit amount before the contract with the consumer. In this offer, they ask the consumer to pay the deposit by the installment process without paying it on a whole. Warranty of the retailers is the major offers people can choose the company just by the warranty and rate alone.