Xcel Energy - Colorado

Trusted Commercial Financing for Xcel Energy Trade Partners and Customers

Learn more about Xcel Energy - Energy Efficiency Financing for Businesses.

In addition to valuable rebates for qualifying improvements, Xcel Energy – Colorado offers tailored, one-stop-shop financing solutions for your energy-efficiency upgrades through the National Energy Improvement Fund (NEIF).

Questions? Contact Jensen Handwork, Director of Commercial Programs & Training, at jhandwork@neifund.org or (720) 689-2288

Three Simple Steps For Customers

1. Get a Proposal

Tell your NEIF-Approved Contractor that you’d like to review a monthly payment proposal; or, contact NEIF directly. If you don’t have a contractor selected, Click Here!

2. Simple Application

Apply online and receive notification of approval typically within 2-3 business days.

3. Installation

Sign closing documents and work with your contractor to schedule the installation.

Who is Eligible?​

Any commercial, non-profit, or municipal Xcel Energy customer located in Colorado – Projects $2,000 and up.

What improvements Qualify?

Work must be performed by a NEIF-Approved Contractor.

  • Energy Efficiency & Related Equipment
    • Lighting & Controls
    • HVAC & Refrigeration
    • Other
  • Battery Storage & Electrical Vehicle Charging
  • Solar & Solar Thermal
  • Indoor Air Quality
  • Plumbing Work & Water Efficiency Equipment
  • Non-Efficiency Equipment (case-by-case)

Three Simple Steps For Contractors

1. Register as a NEIF – Approved Contractor

If you are not already a NEIF-Approved Contractor, Apply Here!

2. Propose and Close Projects

Use the NEIF Commerical Finance Portal to propose and close more projects and bigger projects with simple monthly payment solutions.

3. Get Paid!

Contractors paid quickly, within one week of project completion. 50% progress payments are typically available upon customer approval.


Monthly Payment Proposal Example

See an example monthly payment proposal from NEIF.

Contractor Training

Schedule a one-on-one training with Jensen Handwork for a demo of the Commercial Finance Portal and process.

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