Home Energy Audit
You can receive an in-home audit at 75% less than market value through the Home Energy Audit program.
Minnesota Residential Natural Gas/Electric Customers:
For the Home Walkthrough and the Standard Audit, you must be a Minnesota natural gas and/or electricity customer of Xcel Energy.
North Dakota Residential Natural Gas Customers:
For the Home Energy Audit program, you must be a North Dakota natural gas customer of Xcel Energy.
Xcel Energy offers two types of home energy audits:
is a good way to learn about your home's basic energy profile. Home Walkthrough Audit ($30)
Standard Audit ($60) includes all of the features of the Home Walkthrough Audit and uses a blower door test to locate critical air leaks. In addition, if applicable, the audit includes an infrared test to pinpoints insulation gaps and air leaks, and provides a comprehensive profile of your home's energy performance and specific areas for improvement.
Which service or services do you receive from Xcel Energy?
Enhance your Home Energy Audit with the services of the Home Energy Squad! Customers signing up for a Standard Audit or a Standard Audit with Infrared Test have the option of adding on the services of the Home Energy Squad for an additional $40 (normally $70).
The Home Energy Squad crew will help you choose from the following items to improve your home’s efficiency and install them free of charge!
Weather stripping for two exterior doors
Energy efficient LED light bulbs
Kitchen and bathroom faucet aerators
Water heater temperature assessment and adjustment
Water heater insulation
To sign up for the enhanced home energy audit you must receive both Electric and Natural Gas service from Xcel Energy. Customer directly pays the charge for the Home Energy Squad portion during the home visit. For more information see
Yes, please sign me up for a combined Home Energy Audit / Home Energy Squad visit
* How did you hear about the Home Energy Audit Program? Select... Xcel Energy Web Site Xcel Energy Call Center Agent Home Energy Squad Event Installing Contractor Email Direct Mail Radio/TV/Internet Advertising Print Advertising A friend or neighbor Other
I understand there will be a charge for this audit and that the charge will appear on one of my monthly bills after the audit has been completed.
* Yes, I understand I will be charged.
I understand that by submitting this request, I am giving Xcel Energy permission to release 13 months of my billing history to the Center for Energy and Environment (CEE) so that they can better help me during the audit.
* Yes, I understand you will release my billing history.
A representative from the Center for Energy and Environment (CEE) will be in touch with you to schedule your audit.
If you have any additional questions, call us at 1-800-895-4999.