Update: Power Restored After Thousands Affected In St. PaulAt the peak of the outage, more than 5,600 customers were impacted, according to Xcel Energy.
Stone Arch Bridge To Close Thursday, FridayCity strollers and cyclists in downtown Minneapolis will have to stay off the Stone Arch Bridge later this week as it will be closed for maintenance of nearby power lines.
Anticipating Weekend Snow, Xcel Energy Increases Staff & Offers TipsAs a major storm heads towards Minnesota with the possibility of causing power outages, Xcel Energy is increasing employees for the weekend and is offering tips to stay safe.
Heating Bill Heads Up: Cold Weather Rule Expires This WeekendXcel Energy is reminding customers that the cold weather rule ends this weekend, meaning that households could be cut off from heating if no plans are made to pay energy bills.
HOURCAR Aims To Have All-Electric Fleet By 2020A Twin Cities carsharing service says it’s teaming up with Xcel Energy to make its fleet of vehicles all-electric by 2020.
Bill Would Help Utilities Plan For MaintenanceGov. Mark Dayton said Tuesday that he's not interested in altering the current process.
Xcel Offered ND Gov. More Than Free Super Bowl TicketsGov. Burgum's trip to the Super Bowl as a guest of a Xcel Energy included free invitations to a rock concert, private parties, meals and other events,
N.D. Governor Attending Super Bowl As Guest Of Xcel EnergyGov. Doug Burgum and first lady Kathryn Helgaas Burgum are attending the Super Bowl game as guests of a Minneapolis-based utility.
Xcel Energy Sending Crews To Puerto RicoA crew of utility workers from the Upper Midwest is heading to Puerto Rico to help with the ongoing power restoration efforts following Hurricane Maria.
Loggers' Group Files Lawsuit To Block Closure Of Biomass PlantThe Associated Contract Loggers and Truckers of Minnesota have sued to block closure of a biomass power plant in Benson.
Xcel Energy Plans To Open Wind Farm In South DakotaXcel is already the nation's top utility wind provider, a ranking it's held for more than a decade.
Eclipse Won't Affect Operations, Xcel Energy SaysXcel says it is planning for Monday's solar eclipse the same way it does for a storm or cloud cover.