Minnesota's Community Solar Garden Initiative Maintains Growth Amid ChallengesMinnesota’s community solar garden initiative continues to be the largest in the country even after dodging relentless utility opposition, a crippling pandemic and market forces that could have slowed growth.
Xcel Energy: More Than 10K Without Power Across MN And Western WI Due To Overnight StormsSevere rain and thunderstorms rolled through Minnesota and western Wisconsin late Friday night and early Saturday morning, leaving at least 10,000 people without power.
Xcel: Power Restored After Thousands Affected In Wright Co.Xcel Energy has restored power to its customers in Wright County after thousands lost power for about fifteen minutes Wednesday morning.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: Xcel Energy Seeking To Provide $25M In Customer ReliefXcel Energy says it wants to provide relief to households and small businesses affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Xcel Energy And Its Foundation To Donate $1.5 Million For COVID-19 ReliefXcel Energy announced Tuesday that the company and the Xcel Energy Foundation will donate $1.5 million for COVID-19 relief.
MN Weather: Easter Sunday Heavy Snow Could Impact Travel, Even Take Down Power LinesIt's been a while since our last major snowstorm, but winter isn't over yet.
Xcel Energy Sells Mankato Plant To Southwest GenerationXcel Energy says it will sell its natural gas-fired power plant in southern Minnesota to Southwest Generation for $680 million and use the funds, in part, to support COVID-19 recovery efforts.
Xcel Energy Suspends Service DisconnectionsXcel Energy has suspended disconnecting residential customers' electric or natural gas service, due to the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19).
Police: Power Outage Affecting Southdale Area Of EdinaEdina police say a power outage is affecting the Southdale area of the city Wednesday morning.
Update: Power Restored After Thousands Affected In EdinaXcel Energy has restored power to its customers in Edina, after thousands lost power for about an hour Sunday afternoon.
Xcel Energy Launches Program For Charging Electric VehiclesA company’s release touts the environmental benefits of the program, claiming that electronic vehicles charged on the system will have one-third of the emissions of a gas vehicle, at a cost of less than $1 per gallon of gas.
Man, 39, Arrested In Connection To Hospital-Wide Oxygen Shutoff At North Memorial HealthDeputies arrested a man they think managed to cut off the oxygen supply at a major Twin Cities hospital late last year.
Xcel Energy Says It Will Ramp Up Staffing Ahead Of The Large Winter StormA company spokesperson wrote that, “strong winds, combined with significant snowfall predicted this week can cause power outage.”
Sheriff: Pilot Rescued After Small-Engine Plane Gets Tangled In Power Lines Near ShakopeeThe pilot of a single-engine plane was not hurt after his aircraft became tangled in power lines Saturday afternoon south of Shakopee.
'I Was In Panic Mode': Phone Scammers Posing As Xcel Energy, Threatening To Cut PowerOn the coldest night of the season, one of the last things you'd want to hear is you're about to lose power -- but that's exactly what some scam artists are calling people about, claiming to be Xcel Energy.