Lawsuit Investigation: Did Xcel Energy Overcharge for Gas Service?
Last Updated on August 30, 2022
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- August 30, 2022 – Investigation Closed
- Thank you to those who contacted us regarding Xcel Energy. At this point, attorneys working with ClassAction.org believe they’ve heard from enough Minnesota Xcel Energy customers and have therefore closed out their initial investigation into this matter. Should any updates develop regarding the investigation, they will be posted to this page.
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At A Glance
- This Alert Affects:
- Minnesota residents who paid Xcel Energy for gas service between October 1, 2020 and November 1, 2021.
- What’s Going On?
- Attorneys working with ClassAction.org are investigating whether Xcel Energy charged excessive gas rates to customers in Minnesota during this time period and, if so, whether a class action lawsuit could be filed.
- How Could a Class Action Help?
- If filed and successful, a class action lawsuit could allow Xcel Energy customers the chance to recover any money they may have overpaid in gas charges.
- What’s the Catch?
- There is none. Attorneys have reason to suspect some Xcel Energy customers may have been overcharged and are investigating whether a class action lawsuit could help.
If you used Xcel Energy for gas service in Minnesota between October 1, 2020 and November 1, 2021, attorneys working with ClassAction.org want to speak with you.
They’re investigating whether the company overcharged Minnesota residents during this time and whether a class action lawsuit could help affected customers.
Keep reading to learn more about the investigation and how to determine whether you were charged too much for gas service.
How Would I Know If I Was Overcharged?
You probably won’t be able to tell just from looking at your bill. That’s why attorneys working with ClassAction.org are offering to work with Xcel Energy customers in Minnesota – at no cost – to help determine whether they were overcharged.
The attorneys can review your online account and monthly statements for the applicable time period to see if you paid too much and to determine whether you could have a case against the gas supplier.
How Could a Class Action Lawsuit Help?
If filed and successful, a class action could help Minnesota residents recover the difference between what they paid for gas service and what they should have paid had the appropriate rates been applied. It could also force Xcel Energy to comply with certain requirements to ensure its customers are appropriately billed in the future.
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