Deadline approaching for energy bill assistance programs


Xcel Energy wants to remind customers that payment assistance programs are available that may be able to help with your energy bills, and the deadline to apply is coming soon. Thousands of families and households have benefitted from home energy assistance programs throughout the winter, and now is a good time to see if you’re eligible. In Minnesota, the deadline to apply for energy assistance is May 31, so be sure to learn more and apply soon.

State programs can offer assistance paying utility bills and the cost for repair or replacement of a home’s primary heating system. To learn more, visit or call Xcel Energy at 800-895-4999.

To explore more options, you can visit to find ways to save energy and money, have more stable bills, learn about payment assistance and more. Tips for saving money and energy can be found at, and you can also find information on incentives and rebates that customers can use to make their homes and businesses more efficient.