This program connects you with resources to build a truly efficient new home. Our trusted building partners create comfortable, healthy environments with economical energy use for a strong return on investment.
Xcel Energy helps homes reach ENERGY STAR verification by providing training consultation, diagnostic testing, blower door testing, infrared scanning, and other tools for builders.
This program helps your builder create a home for you that surpasses other homes in terms of comfort, energy efficiency, moisture control, air quality, and durability.
You must be a natural gas or electric customer of Xcel Energy in Minnesota and be enrolled in this program prior to the start of construction.
How to get started
To enroll or ask questions, contact our partner, Residential Science Resources, at 651-200-3413.
And to find out how to participate, contact our partner Residential Science Resources at 651-200-3400.
Energy efficient appliances and light bulbs may cost a bit more up front, but they can save big money over the life of the product. Plus, some energy efficient equipment may be eligible for rebates to offset the initial cost.