Minnesota Rates, Rights and Service Rules

Xcel Energy Rates

Residential and Business Customer Rates and Tariffs can be found in the Electric and Gas Rate Book sections below.

Low Income Discount and Energy Assistance Programs

The gas and electric low income discount and energy assistance programs help qualifying customers lower their energy bills. See links at right for more details.

Cold Weather Rule

Policies regarding the disconnection of residential heating sources from Oct. 15 through April 15 are governed by Minnesota Statutes, Chapter 216B. See link at right.

Customer Service and Billing Rules

Utility Customer Service is governed by Minnesota Rules, Chapter 7820. See link at right.

Be safe around utility lines and when using electric and gas appliances! Review our safety tips and be sure to dig safely. Call Before You Dig provides the number to call for utility line locator service. See links at right for more details.

Rate Riders Rate Riders
Fuel Cost Charge Fuel Cost Charge
Purchased Gas Adjustment Purchased Gas Adjustment

Additional Resources

Minnesota Public Utilities Commission
Low-Income Programs
Energy Assistance Programs
Cold Weather Rule
Minnesota Rules, Chapter 7820
Call Before You Dig
Minnesota 2014 Electric Rate Case

Energy Saving Tip

Set your hot water heater to no higher than 120 degrees Fahrenheit. This isn't just energy smart—it's also safer, since it reduces the likelihood of accidental burns.