Commercial Programs

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We are experts in helping businesses cut energy use through programs that better track usage, and by reducing barriers to efficiency improvements. Our commercial programs make efficiency improvements straightforward and affordable. 

CEE's highly skilled commercial program staff provide technical assistance with a focus on practical solutions for complex energy issues. 

One-Stop Efficiency Shop® for Minnesota's small businesses

Sponsored by Xcel Energy, this full-service lighting and roof top unit program provides one-stop service for small businesses' biggest efficiency needs. Our trained pros play well with limited time and budgets, offering deep knowledge, access to quality contractors, and big Xcel Energy rebates.

Energy Intelligence for small industrial customers

We provide real-time feedback to help small industrial Xcel Energy customers in Minnesota better understand their energy use and eliminate waste. Customers use a slick interface to see exactly when and where energy use spikes and dips, and we identify practical opportunities to improve.

Multifamily Energy Savings Program 

This program is designed specifically to address the needs of multifamily building owners. Sponsored by Minnesota Energy Resources, the program serves low-income housing, senior housing (55+), assisted living, on-campus college housing, condominiums, and apartments.

Xcel Energy Commercial Refrigeration Program

Xcel Energy provides its Minnesota small business customers with free, on-site refrigeration assessments. This service helps businesses identify energy-saving improvements and offers rebates for energy-efficient refrigeration upgrades.