Xcel Energy is a leading utility company that serves customers in eight states in the US.

The company has made a significant investment in expanding its renewable energy portfolio in recent years.

Xcel Energy has a goal to achieve 100% carbon-free electricity by 2050.

The company plans to add 10,000 MW of wind, solar, and natural gas-generated electricity by 2030.

Xcel Energy's wind generation capacity has increased by more than 60% since 2016.

The company's solar generation capacity has increased by more than 10 times since 2015.

Xcel Energy has plans to retire its coal-based plants by 2040 and replace them with cleaner energy sources.

The company's renewable energy investments have led to a reduction in carbon emissions by 44% since 2005.

Xcel Energy's renewable energy expansion has created thousands of jobs in the clean energy sector.

The company's commitment to clean energy has been recognized by various awards and accolades, including being named a World's Most Ethical Company by Ethisphere Institute for the twelfth time in 2022.