Xcel Energy Inc.

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Operators Shut Down Unit 2 At Prairie Island Nuclear Plant

Operators have safely shut down Unit 2 of the Prairie Island nuclear power plant near Red Wing.


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Prairie Island Plant Declares ‘Unusual Event’

Xcel Energy Inc. says its Prairie Island nuclear plant near Red Wing declared an “unusual event” after some security equipment failed.


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Operators Ramp Up Power At Minn. Nuclear Plant

Operators are ramping up power at the Monticello nuclear plant following an automatic shutdown earlier this week.


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Solar Plant In Southern Colo. Will Sell Energy To Xcel

SunPower Corp.. has finished building a 19-megawatt solar power plant in southern Colorado to supply Xcel Energy Inc. Construction on a second plant is under way.