Xcel Energy needs a smarter, greener electric grid. But should Colorado customers foot the $344 million bill for it?
If the Public Utilities Commission OK's Xcel’s largest ever rate increase, electric bills for Colorado customers will have increased 20% since the start of the year
If you’re an Xcel Energy customer, you’re getting a “smart meter” that will charge more for electricity used during peak periods
All 1.6 million Xcel Energy customers in Colorado will transition to time-of-use billing, which is intended to encourage people to reduce consumption during certain times of day.
Want cheaper electricity? Xcel Energy wants to help — if you’re willing to do your laundry at 2 a.m.
Xcel is asking the Colorado Public Utilities Commission to put all of its residential customers in Colorado on time-of-use rates to blunt the demand for electricity on summer afternoons and early evenings.
Xcel wants to hike your electricity bill to cover the cost of new customers, prevent wildfires and boost returns
A proposal before Colorado’s Public Utilities Commission would increase the average bill of a residential customer in the state by 6.5%