When considering the layout for a new building or home, it's critical to keep in mind that the project design must comply with a set of clearance and installation requirements for natural gas and electric utilities. It may also be necessary to provide easements for the new equipment placed on the property. Please see Designing Your Project to get more information on utility layout and required easements.
Our Xcel Energy Standards of Installation and Use Manual (PDF) is your best resource to find and share information with all trades supporting your project. Work with your assigned Xcel Energy representative to find out how this information applies to your project.
Commonly used requirements have been included below for easy access.
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