Minnesota customers of Xcel Energy are experiencing a nearly 5% increase in their electricity rates – with more increases likely in the near future. Other states are dealing with potential increases in natural gas rates.

What can companies do to keep their energy bills in check as rate hikes continue unabated?

First, make sure you have selected the appropriate rate for your energy needs. Our software was designed to help you select the most accurate rate based on your energy usage. Second, don’t overpay on your current bills due to billing errors. We offer free, no-risk energy bill audits to check for overcharges. Finally, contact us to see if you qualify for a tax credit based on your business processes. Together we can fight higher energy bills!

Satya Garg graduated from the University of Minnesota in 1968 with an MS in Mechanical Engineering. He is a registered Professional Mechanical and Electrical Engineer in Minnesota. Prior to starting SM Engineering in 1982, Mr. Garg was Manager of Engineering for Planmark, a subsidiary of Super Valu Stores. After graduating from University of Minnesota, Mr. Garg started his career with “Michand Cooley, Hallberg, Erickson & Associates”, one of the most reputed consulting company in Minnesota. He had the opportunity to work with Robert Michand on many interesting projects such as Target stores, conceptual design of mechanical systems for IDS center and troubleshooting HVAC systems at IDS tower. Find him on Google+