What Are They Doing, Exactly? A Look Inside Construction Sites On Busy Minneapolis RoadsMinneapolis Public Works, addressing a common complaint from drivers, showed WCCO a usually inaccessible part of construction sites, to clear up how it works and why people might not actually see any work getting done.
Dozens Of Opportunities To Volunteer During Xcel, WCCO's Day Of ServiceWCCO has partnered with Xcel Energy for the Day of Service, and we're inviting you to take part in a day of volunteering this Saturday.
Dozens Of Volunteer Opportunities Available For Xcel Energy Day Of ServiceWe are three weeks away from Xcel Energy's Day of Service, and WCCO-TV is one of the participating sponsors. There are 60 projects across Minnesota that need volunteers.
60 Ways To Volunteer During WCCO & Xcel Energy Day Of ServiceMark Saturday, Sept. 7 on your calendars for our Day of Service. Over 1,400 people are expected to volunteer on 60 different projects.
Tips To Save Money On Energy Bills During Hot WeatherIt's one of the highest energy days of the season for Xcel Energy. But there are some simple ways to make sure your home pulls less from the power grid.
More Than 5,000 Xcel Customers Without Power In St. PaulXcel Energy's outage map shows that a number of customers south of Interstate 94 along the Snelling Avenue corridor do not have power.
'We'll Keep Fighting': Freeborn County Landowners Call On State To Stop Wind ProjectThe Freeborn Wind Project by Chicago-based Invenergy calls for 42 turbines set up throughout four townships.
Xcel Energy Issues Millions In Bill Credits To Minnesota CustomersXcel Energy natural gas and electric customers may be surprised by how low their bills are this month.
Closure Of Coal-Fired Plant In Becker Met With Mixed EmotionsMost Becker residents weren't shocked by Xcel Energy's announcement last week that it's closing the entire Sherburne County Generation Station by 2030.
Reality Check: Does Wind Energy Kill Birds And Cause Cancer?The state's largest power company is switching to renewable energy at a time when President Donald Trump bashes energy sources like wind.
Xcel To Retire Last 2 Coal-Burning Plants By 2030Three years from now Xcel will complete its largest wind expansion, producing a third of the company's power production.
Google, Xcel Power Agreement Approved By RegulatorsThe center could create 50 jobs will annual wages totaling $4 million if Google decides to move forward with the project.
Xcel Works To Electrify Car-Sharing And Government FleetsAn electric car-sharing program under development in the Twin Cities is being hailed as potentially a national model for expanding access to low-emissions transportation.
Light Rail Trains To Run On Wind Energy On Earth DayIn honor of Earth Day, light rail commuters in the Twin Cities will be traveling with the power of wind energy.
Most Storm-Related Power Outages Fixed In Upper MidwestMost of the tens of thousands of people who lost electricity during a severe snow storm in the Upper Midwest have their power back on.