Xcel Energy 8-K 2012
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of
the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported)May 16, 2012
Xcel Energy Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code (612) 330-5500
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions (see General Instruction A.2. below):
Xcel Energy Inc. (the Company) held its 2012 annual meeting of shareholders on May 16, 2012. At the meeting, shareholders:
Set forth below are the final voting results for each of the proposals.
Proposal 1 — Election of Directors
Proposal 2 — Proposal to ratify the appointment of Deloitte & Touche LLP as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm for 2012.
Proposal 3 — Proposal to amend the Company’s Amended and Restated Articles of Incorporation to eliminate cumulative voting in the election of directors.
Proposal 4 — Proposal to approve other amendments to, and the restatement of, the Company’s Amended and Restated Articles of Incorporation.
Proposal 5 —Advisory vote on executive compensation.
Proposal 6 — Shareholder proposal on the separation of the role of the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.