Xcel produces its own power from two nuclear plants, 11 coal-fired plants, three wind farms, and two refuse-derived fuel plants.
Area of Work
Generation, Transmission, Distribution
Number of Employees
Commitment to the Environment
The company is committed to pursuing a clean energy future by incorporating renewable energy technologies into their portfolio. They also promote environmental leadership, energy efficiency, and innovation throughout their organization.
Given that Xcel is involved in all aspects of energy production, transmission and distribution, the opportunities for employment are broad. These categories of occupations are employed by Xcel: engineers, customer service representatives, linemen, marketing and sales professionals, energy traders, mechanics, finance and accounting professionals, and others.
- Maple Grove
- Oak Park Heights
- Red Wing
- St. Cloud
- St. Paul
5.3 Million (for both electricity and natural gas, nationally)