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Sign up with CPL Retail Energy and enjoy the benefits of an affordable, fixed-rate electricity plan and top-rated customer service*

We're dedicated to keeping high energy bills at bay by offering a range of fixed-rate electricity plans that will fit your home and your budget, giving you peace of mind year-round. With so much to do along the Gulf of Mexico, such as a long weekend on Padre Island, visiting the Texas State Aquarium or exploring history on the USS Lexington, why spend time worrying about your electricity bill?

If you've been researching other electric companies in the AEP Central area, your search can end here. Whether you are switching electricity providers or need new service, sign up today to see why South Texas customers choose CPL as their electricity provider. Browse our plans below to see what CPL can offer the Sparkling City by the Sea!

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Why sign up with CPL Retail Energy?

We make life easier by offering low, fixed-rate plans with multiple term options and so much more! No matter which electricity plan you choose for your Corpus Christi home, we are committed to helping you save money.

In fact, we'll even reward you for just signing up! Offers like our Reconnect Rewards 36 plan lets you lock-in your electricity rate for 36 months and rewards you with a $120 Visa prepaid card every 12-month anniversary for three years (a total of $360).

Any plan can be managed in our easy-to-use Online Account Manager. You can view your bill, refer a friend and sign up for options like AutoPay and Paperless Billing to make bill payment stress-free. Looking for information on how to prepare for a hurricane or energy-saving and home improvement tips? Head to our Learning Center for valuable information that will help you save money and keep your family safe.

We provide more than power; we give back to the Corpus Christi community.

We are not your average electricity provider. We're are a company devoted to seeing our South Texas customers thrive. We believe in building and maintaining strong connections with the people and communities we serve. CPL Retail Energy supports several non-profit organizations active in the Corpus Christi area, including Driscoll Children's Hospital and the Communities in Schools program. We're also committed to helping alleviate energy poverty through our long-standing Neighbor-to-Neighbor program, which supplements existing energy-assistance programs for families struggling to pay their electricity bills.

Energy deregulation in Texas means you don't have to settle for an average electric company - you have the power to choose a provider who can offer more than just lights! No matter which plans you choose, count on CPL Retail Energy to provide price stability on all plans, insight tools to help manage your account, energy-saving information and excellent customer service.

While staying true to our local roots, we're backed by the stability and expertise of a national energy provider, as part of the Direct Energy family of companies. Our commitment to our customers in Corpus Christi and the surrounding areas has never wavered, and you can count on us to be here for you for years to come.

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We are committed to providing quality communication and support to our Texas electricity customers whenever you need us, whether you live in Corpus Christi, Laredo or another South Texas city. Find answers online or by the phone.

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You'll get a $50 Texas electricity bill credit every time you refer a friend to CPL - and each friend gets a bill credit, too. It's a win-win.

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Give us a call at 1-866-966-2046

* Four-star rating based on Public Utility Commission rating for customer complaints received in the past six months.

* The $360 in CPL Energy Visa Prepaid Cards will be issued in three installments. The first $120 Visa prepaid card will be sent after 12 months of service. The second $120 Visa prepaid card will be sent after 24 months of service. The third $120 Visa prepaid card will be sent after 36 months of service. Canceling your service early will disqualify you from receiving subsequent Visa prepaid cards. The cards are issued pursuant to a loyalty, reward or other promotional programs. Card is issued by MetaBank®, Member FDIC, pursuant to a license from Visa U.S.A. Inc. No cash access or recurring payments. Can be used everywhere Visa debit cards are accepted. Card valid for up to 6 months, funds do not expire and may be available after card expiration date, fees may apply. Card terms and conditions apply. Direct Energy is not affiliated with MetaBank or Visa U.S.A. Inc. Visa is not a sponsor, endorser or participant of this promotion.

** Offer valid for new residential customers in Texas only. Provisioned smart meter required. Certain eligibility requirements, fees, taxes, terms and conditions apply. Cancellation fees may apply.

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