Xcel Energy is a leading utility holding corporation which serves electricity & natural gas in Minnesota & 9 other States of America. It has its headquarter in Minneapolis. The company was founded in the year 1998- Ben Fowke is the President, Chairman & CEO of Xcel Energy. It is listed in NYSE as XEL.
Xcel Energy serves over 3.3 million electric customers & 1.8 million natural gas consumers across Minnesota, Wisconsin, Michigan, South Dakota, North Dakota, New Mexico, Texas, Oklahoma, Kansas & Colorado. The company is comprised of 4 operating subsidiaries- Northern States Power- Wisconsin, Northern States Power-Minnesota, Public Service Company of Colorado & Southwestern Public Service Company. The company operates thirteen coal plants, 27 hydroelectric power plants, 3 biomass generators and 2 nuclear plants.