Xcel Energy or Black Hills Energy customers may be eligible for CMEP if they meet the following requirements:
- Have medical conditions that require higher electric use during the summer and/or use life support equipment in their homes. (Some examples include: home dialysis, oxygen and CPAP machines, and electric wheelchairs.)
- Meeting the household income eligibility of less than 400% of federal poverty guidelines.
- Complete and return the program application. For Xcel customers only the deadline is May 1 of the current calendar year. There is no deadline for Black Hills Energy customers.
- Energy usage for Black Hills customers only, the eligibility is above 780 kWh usage.
Note: Customers must meet all qualifiers to be approved for the program.