Sep 19, 2018
COLLINSVILLE, Ill., (SEPTEMBER 19, 2018) – Ameren Illinois announced today it is adding Michael Mueller to its senior leadership team. Mueller is joining the Ameren Illinois team to serve as the...
Sep 17, 2018
National Farm Safety and Health Week is September 16-22
Collinsville, IL – As part of National Farm Safety and Health Week 2018 (September 16-22), Ameren Illinois is reminding farmers to take safety precautions around electric and natural gas...
Sep 12, 2018
New EEI template is the only industry-focused and investor-driven ESG reporting framework
Ameren Corporation (NYSE: AEE) today expanded its environmental stewardship commitment to its customers and investors by voluntarily participating in a new environmental, social, governance and...
Sep 11, 2018
The St. Louis event is the culmination of a 12-week energy-technology accelerator
Entrepreneurs from six startups, who came to St. Louis this summer to participate in the 2018 Ameren Accelerator, will take part in today's Demo Day, hosted by Ameren Corporation (NYSE: AEE) and...
Sep 4, 2018
ST. LOUIS (Sept. 4, 2018) – Ameren Missouri is providing tips to customers in the St. Louis area to help make them aware of scam artists who are attempting to defraud them in English and...
Sep 4, 2018
The dam, which forms the popular recreational Lake of the Ozarks, provides renewable and reliable energy to the state
LAKE OZARK, Mo. (September 4, 2018) — Construction crews have poured the final yards of concrete and are completing finishing touches on Ameren Missouri’s $53 million reliability upgrade to...
Aug 30, 2018
Funds immediately available to provide customers relief due to prolonged summer heat
Ameren Missouri is donating $5 million over the next three years to provide energy assistance and new programs for its limited income customers to address immediate needs and help them keep bills...
Aug 10, 2018
The board of directors of Ameren Corporation (NYSE: AEE) today declared a quarterly cash dividend on its common stock of 45.75 cents per share. This dividend is payable Sept. 28, 2018, to...
Aug 9, 2018
System upgrades strengthen natural gas service to customers in Columbia, Jefferson City and surrounding communities
COLUMBIA, MO. (Aug. 9, 2018) — Ameren Missouri natural gas crews are replacing aging pipe with new gas mains and services as part of a $13 million investment to upgrade infrastructure and...
Aug 7, 2018
Utility recognized for continued support of higher education organization
ST. LOUIS (Aug. 7, 2018) – Ameren Missouri has been named 2018 Organization of the Year in St. Louis by the United Negro College Fund (UNCF), receiving the honor during the nonprofit...
Aug 3, 2018
- Second Quarter Diluted Earnings Per Share were $0.97 in 2018 vs. $0.79 in 2017
Ameren Corporation (NYSE: AEE) today announced second quarter 2018 net income attributable to common shareholders of $239 million, or $0.97 per diluted share, compared to second quarter 2017 net...
Jul 31, 2018
Actions by Missouri elected officials and regulators have enabled a timely $167 million rate decrease this summer and an accelerated grid modernization plan over the next five years
Starting tomorrow, Ameren Missouri customers will see their electric rates decrease by 6 percent, thanks to legislation passed by the Missouri General Assembly and swift action by the Missouri...
Jul 30, 2018
St. Louis (July 25, 2018) – Variety International presented top honors to local philanthropist Judy Jones and Ameren Corporation during its 2018 world conference earlier this summer. Variety St....
Jul 15, 2018
Here is the latest information on the storm restoration efforts from Ameren Missouri as of 9 a.m. Sunday, July 15. The latest outage information is available at AmerenMissouri.com/Outage. Since...
Jul 12, 2018
Warner L. Baxter, chairman, president and CEO of Ameren Corp. (NYSE:AEE), will join Martin J. Lyons, executive vice president and CFO of Ameren Corp., to discuss second quarter 2018 earnings,...
Jul 5, 2018
Ameren Missouri Statement For years customers have expressed a need for more stable and predictable rates, while at the same time modernizing our grid by making it more resilient to outages. Over...
Jun 30, 2018
To date Ameren Missouri has restored power to approximately 40,000 customers affected by the storms that came through Thursday night. For the latest outage information please visit...
Jun 29, 2018
Crews mobilized to assist in hardest-hit areas
Collinsville, Ill. (June 28, 2018) – Ameren Illinois crews and contractors have been working to restore power to customers impacted by high winds and strong storms that moved through the service...
Jun 29, 2018
Crews called to restore power to communities throughout Illinois
COLLINSVILLE, Ill. (June 28, 2018) – Late this afternoon and early evening a widespread line of storms caused outages throughout the Ameren Illinois service territory. The company activated its...
Jun 27, 2018
Ameren Missouri, a subsidiary of Ameren Corporation (NYSE:AEE), is offering a new program to help increase renewable energy use in the state. Today, the Missouri Public Service Commission (PSC)...
Jun 27, 2018
Smart technology will help customers manage energy usage and save
PEORIA, Ill. (JUNE 27, 2018) – As part of its multi-year plan to improve service reliability and create jobs in central and southern Illinois, Ameren Illinois announced today it is upgrading...
Jun 26, 2018
COLLINSVILLE, Ill., (JUNE 26, 2018) – Ameren Illinois today announced three additions to its leadership team. Eric Kozak promoted to Vice President of Gas Operations On June 1, Eric Kozak was...
Jun 22, 2018
Energy-focused program designed to draw companies and jobs to the St. Louis region
Six startup companies have been selected by Ameren Corporation (NYSE: AEE) to come to St. Louis to participate in the 2018 Ameren Accelerator, an innovative public-private partnership with the...
Jun 14, 2018
Lake Ozark, Mo. (June 14, 2018) — Despite the inclement weather experienced this spring, volunteers persevered and removed more than 640 cubic yards of trash weighing nearly 39 tons from the...
Jun 13, 2018
Ameren Missouri's Falcon Cam wraps up 2018 season
ST. LOUIS (June 13, 2018) – A Peregrine falcon chick that hatched this spring at Ameren Missouri's Sioux Energy Center will soon leave the nesting box to strike out on her own. In May, the...
Jun 7, 2018
The board of directors of Ameren Corporation (NYSE: AEE) announced today that Ward H. Dickson has been elected to the Ameren board of directors effective June 7, 2018. Dickson has served as the...
Jun 6, 2018
Ameren Missouri customers will see an approximate five percent rate cut; Major grid modernization plan to follow, supporting creation of hundreds of jobs
Electric rates are falling later this summer for Ameren Missouri customers, thanks to a new law updating century-old policies in the state. In addition to a rate cut, estimated at around five...
Jun 4, 2018
New program has significant environmental benefits, including carbon reductions
Ameren Missouri is laying out plans for the largest energy efficiency program in state history. The proposed group of programs, detailed in a filing with the Missouri Public Service Commission...
Jun 1, 2018
Cooldownstlouis.org also unveils the Save Our Seniors Project
ST. LOUIS (June 1, 2018) – To help keep seniors, the physically disabled and low-income families safer from the heat this spring and summer, Ameren Missouri donated today 500 window air...
May 31, 2018
COLLINSVILLE, Ill. (May 31, 2018) – In the wake of severe thunderstorms that impacted the southern part of the Ameren Illinois service territory today, the company activated its Emergency...
May 23, 2018
The project will bolster the region's energy reliability
Ameren Transmission Company of Illinois (ATXI) – a wholly owned subsidiary of Ameren Corporation (NYSE: AEE) – has begun construction of the Mark Twain Transmission Project, a 96-mile,...
May 21, 2018
Energy company takes major step toward reducing carbon emissions 80 percent
Today Ameren Missouri, a subsidiary of Ameren Corporation (NYSE: AEE), announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire, after construction, a 400-megawatt wind farm in northeast...
May 16, 2018
Collaboration with leading brands, environmental advocates
Building on its commitment to help customers become more energy efficient, Ameren Illinois announced an initiative to put 300,000 smart thermostats in customer homes and businesses. Ameren...
May 14, 2018
Ameren Illinois Company, a subsidiary of Ameren Corporation (NYSE: AEE), announced today the pricing of a public offering of $430 million aggregate principal amount of 3.80% first mortgage bonds...
May 14, 2018
IUBDC members buy $1.25 billion in goods, services from minority-, women-, and veteran-owned businesses
Charter members of the Illinois Utilities Business Diversity Council (IUBDC) spent a combined total of more than $1.25 billion on goods and services provided by minority-, women-, and...
May 10, 2018
ST. LOUIS (May 10, 2018) — Representatives from Ameren Missouri, contractors and partners gathered to celebrate a year of energy savings through Ameren Missouri’s BizSavers® program. The...
May 9, 2018
- First Quarter Earnings Per Share were $0.62 in 2018 vs. $0.42 in 2017
Ameren Corporation (NYSE: AEE) today announced first quarter 2018 net income attributable to common shareholders of $151 million, or $0.62 per share, compared to first quarter 2017 net income...
May 4, 2018
The board of directors of Ameren Corporation (NYSE: AEE) today declared a quarterly cash dividend on its common stock of 45.75 cents per share. This dividend is payable June 29, 2018, to...
May 3, 2018
Report highlights importance of being a strong corporate citizen
The 2018 Corporate Social Responsibility Report for Ameren Corporation (NYSE: AEE) is now available at AmerenCSR.com. The voluntary report details Ameren's commitments to community betterment,...
May 2, 2018
Company ranks first among all utilities and is top regional company in the nation for its commitment to diversity and inclusion
For the fourth consecutive year, DiversityInc® ranked Ameren Corporation first in the United States on its 2018 listing of the nation's Top 5 Utilities. In addition, Ameren was ranked first on...
Apr 30, 2018
Supplier executives to attend Tuck School of Business at
ST. LOUIS (April 30, 2018) – The executive officers of two St. Louis metropolitan area companies have been awarded business-development scholarships from Ameren Corporation to attend the...
Apr 27, 2018
Newly announced partnership puts recycled tree and shrub branches to good use
DECATUR, IL – Scovill Zoo, Ameren Illinois, and Wright Tree Service joined together Friday, Arbor Day, to mark the beginning of a new partnership aimed at bringing healthy snacks and natural...
Apr 25, 2018
Watch how the young fledglings spend their first few days of life
ST. LOUIS (April 25, 2018) — The Falcon Cam has revealed exciting news: Ameren Missouri's Sioux Energy Center is now home to two newly hatched Peregrine falcon chicks. The live feed is a...
Apr 17, 2018
Warner L. Baxter, chairman, president and CEO of Ameren Corp. (NYSE:AEE), will join Martin J. Lyons, executive vice president and CFO of Ameren Corp., to discuss first quarter 2018 earnings,...
Apr 5, 2018
COLLINSVILLE, Ill. (APRIL 5, 2018) – Savoy magazine recognizes Ameren Illinois Chairman and President Richard J. Mark. He is featured in the Spring issue as one the Most Influential Blacks in...
Apr 5, 2018
Crews from Illinois and Missouri have assisted in power-restoration efforts since January
ST. LOUIS (April 5, 2018) – The last of three waves of Ameren line workers and support personnel from Illinois and Missouri have just returned from Puerto Rico. Deployed for consecutive...
Apr 3, 2018
Union Electric Company, doing business as Ameren Missouri, a subsidiary of Ameren Corporation (NYSE: AEE), announced today the pricing of a public offering of $425 million aggregate principal...
Apr 2, 2018
Pipeline replacement work will further improve service to customers in Decatur, Mt. Zion, Elwin and surrounding areas
COLLINSVILLE, IL – April 2, 2018 – As part of its plan to modernize the energy delivery system in central and southern Illinois, Ameren Illinois is upgrading the natural gas infrastructure in...
Mar 23, 2018
Ameren Corporation is donating $1 million to the Urban League of Metropolitan St. Louis (Urban League) to support its work to strengthen communities and bolster the region as a better and brighter...
Mar 20, 2018
Watch live as peregrine falcons prepare for the arrival of their chicks
ST. LOUIS (March 20, 2018) – Missouri is home to about 340 bird species in a common year, and thanks to their distinctive dive-bombing hunting technique, peregrine falcons are among the most...
Mar 19, 2018
COLLINSVILLE, Ill., March 19, 2018 – Girl Scout troops in Illinois recently met with women who work in the science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) fields at Ameren Illinois and...
Mar 14, 2018
Ameren Corporation (NYSE: AEE) is participating in a voluntary industry initiative, coordinated by the Edison Electric Institute (EEI), to provide electric industry investors with more uniform and...
Mar 13, 2018
The board of directors of Ameren Corporation (NYSE: AEE) announced today that Craig S. Ivey, retired president of Consolidated Edison Company of New York, Inc., has been elected to the Ameren...
Mar 5, 2018
Bhavani Amirthalingam has joined Ameren Corporation (NYSE: AEE) as senior vice president and chief digital information officer. In this newly created role, she will focus on accelerating Ameren's...
Mar 2, 2018
Ameren Missouri is providing tips to customers in advance of National Consumer Protection Week to remind them of the tricks scammers use to steal money. Ameren Missouri says the goal is to educate...
Mar 1, 2018
Five to seven startup companies will be selected to participate in the energy-focused program
The March 9 application deadline is approaching for the Ameren Accelerator, an innovative public-private partnership between Ameren Corporation, the University of Missouri System, UMSL Accelerate...
Feb 26, 2018
Award honors individuals and organizations that contribute to ongoing efforts in the fight against colorectal cancer
The National Colorectal Cancer Roundtable (NCCRT), an organization co-founded by the American Cancer Society and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, recognized seven honorees with the...
Feb 22, 2018
Charge Ahead program designed to make the state more competitive
Ameren Missouri has filed its Charge Ahead program with the Missouri Public Service Commission. The proposed program encourages electric vehicle (EV) and equipment use among Missouri residents and...
Feb 22, 2018
Project strengthens energy-grid reliability and provides greater access to renewable energy sources
Ameren Transmission Company of Illinois (ATXI), a wholly owned subsidiary of Ameren Corporation (NYSE: AEE), has completed and energized the Spoon River Transmission Project, a 44-mile,...
Feb 16, 2018
-- 2017 GAAP Diluted Earnings Per Share were $2.14, Compared to $2.68 in 2016
Ameren Corporation (NYSE: AEE) today announced 2017 net income attributable to common shareholders in accordance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) of $523 million, or $2.14 per...
Feb 9, 2018
Company's Groundbreaking Work to Bring Energy Efficiency to More Low- and Moderate- Income Customers Recognized by Industry Trade Group
Ameren Illinois was recently recognized by the Midwest Energy Efficiency Alliance (MEEA) for helping customers reduce their energy usage and save on their energy bills. “This year’s Inspiring...
Feb 9, 2018
The board of directors of Ameren Corporation (NYSE: AEE) today declared a quarterly cash dividend on its common stock of 45.75 cents per share. This dividend is payable March 29, 2018, to...
Jan 31, 2018
Ameren Illinois today outlined a plan with the Illinois Commerce Commission (ICC) to recover costs of modernizing its natural gas system and delivering natural gas to homes and businesses in...
Jan 30, 2018
Call for applicants follows a successful 2017 program that developed technologies and insights to deliver long-term value to Ameren customers and the energy industry
Ameren Corporation (NYSE: AEE) is seeking applicants for the Ameren Accelerator, an innovative public-private partnership with the University of Missouri System, UMSL Accelerate and Capital...
Jan 26, 2018
Upgraded facility houses 50 workers serving 30,000-plus customers in Metro East
Ameren Illinois unveiled its newly renovated 29,000-square-foot East St. Louis Operating Center on Friday, demonstrating the company’s commitment to strengthening its operations in the Metro...
Jan 25, 2018
Crews from Missouri, Illinois will help accelerate power restoration effort
A total of 76 Ameren line workers and support personnel from Missouri and Illinois fly to Puerto Rico tomorrow morning. Their mission will be to repair energy infrastructure and ultimately help...
Jan 24, 2018
Group recognizes company for first-of-its-kind distributed energy resource facility
On Monday, Ameren Illinois was recognized by the Smart Energy Consumer Collaborative (SECC) for its groundbreaking work with distributed energy resources (DER). The inaugural Smart Energy...
Jan 22, 2018
Customers expected to save as a result of the decrease in the federal corporate tax rate
Ameren Illinois electric customers could save an average of $2.50 to $3.00 per month in 2018 and natural gas customers could save an average of $1 per month if the Illinois Commerce Commission...
Jan 17, 2018
Warner L. Baxter, chairman, president and CEO of Ameren Corp. (NYSE:AEE), will join Martin J. Lyons, executive vice president and CFO of Ameren Corp., to discuss 2017 earnings, earnings guidance...
Jan 17, 2018
Warner Baxter, Chairman, President & CEO, Ameren Corporation, and an active community leader and partner, has accepted the role of board chair of Variety the Children's Charity. Variety is St....
Jan 11, 2018
Black Enterprise magazine recognizes accomplishments of Ameren Illinois Chairman and President
Black Enterprise magazine has named Richard J. Mark, chairman and president, Ameren Illinois, to its 2017 list of the most powerful executives in corporate America. The publication identified...
Jan 10, 2018
Missouri Public Service Commission approves the 100-mile transmission line and substation
Ameren Transmission Company of Illinois (ATXI), a wholly owned subsidiary of Ameren Corporation (NYSE: AEE), received approval from the Missouri Public Service Commission (PSC) to proceed with the...
Jan 8, 2018
15,000 canned goods collected for local food pantries; Company provides grants, pledges $1 for every food item
In an effort to help area residents combat hunger this winter, Ameren Illinois officials distributed nearly 15,000 non-perishable food items and a total of $32,394 to seven different food pantries...
Dec 27, 2017
Response is part of industrywide effort
Ameren is participating in an industrywide effort to step up on-going power restoration and rebuilding efforts in Puerto Rico due to the catastrophic destruction of electric infrastructure...
Dec 20, 2017
Work adds $2 million to local economy
Ameren Missouri’s Callaway Energy Center finished its 22nd planned refueling and maintenance outage today and has returned to power operations. During the outage, one-third of Callaway's 193...
Dec 12, 2017
For the ninth consecutive year, Ameren has been nationally recognized as a Military Friendly® Employer by Victory Media, publisher of G.I. Jobs®, STEM JobsSM, and Military Spouse. "Our military...
Dec 6, 2017
For the second consecutive year, Ameren Illinois residential customers will benefit from a decrease in their electric rates. Under Ameren Illinois' plan, which was approved today by the Illinois...
Nov 27, 2017
Innovative Renewable Choice Program to help businesses and cities meet renewable energy goals
In keeping with an ongoing commitment to incorporate more renewable energy, Ameren Missouri is proposing an innovative way to help large businesses and cities across Missouri reach their renewable...
Nov 16, 2017
Ameren Illinois Company, a subsidiary of Ameren Corporation (NYSE: AEE), announced today the pricing of a public offering of $500 million aggregate principal amount of 3.70% first mortgage bonds...
Nov 14, 2017
Ameren Corporation and more than 100 North American utilities are exposing the tactics scammers use to steal millions of dollars from its customers by observing the second annual Utility Scam...
Nov 13, 2017
Ameren member of national public awareness campaign aimed at preventing scams
Ameren Illinois is rolling out a comprehensive public awareness campaign to help prevent its business and residential customers from becoming victims of a scam. The multi-media campaign culminates...
Nov 9, 2017
For a second consecutive year, Ameren Corporation received a perfect score of 100 percent on the 2018 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), a national benchmarking survey and report on corporate...
Nov 7, 2017
The Ameren Missouri BizSavers® Program team recently helped Kraft Heinz achieve over $1 million in incentives at the company's newly expanded processing plant in Adair County. The partnership...
Nov 3, 2017
- Third Quarter GAAP Diluted Earnings Per Share were $1.18 in 2017 vs. $1.52 in 2016
Ameren Corporation (NYSE: AEE) today announced third quarter 2017 net income attributable to common shareholders in accordance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) of $288 million,...
Nov 1, 2017
Knowing What to Do Can Save Lives
Fall is a great time to schedule tune-ups for furnaces. It's also the perfect time to review natural gas safety measures, which is why Ameren Missouri reminds customers to take immediate action if...
Oct 26, 2017
Startup companies share insights and innovations upon completing 12-week energy-technology program in St. Louis
Entrepreneurs from seven startups who came to St. Louis to participate in the Ameren Accelerator will take part in a demo day today hosted by Ameren Corporation (NYSE: AEE) and its partners to...
Oct 18, 2017
Partnership with JALC aimed at educating and developing diverse suppliers in energy efficiency-related fields
Delivering on its commitment to develop more diverse companies and individuals working in energy efficiency, on Tuesday, Ameren Illinois announced the recipients of the inaugural Ameren Illinois...
Oct 13, 2017
New Annualized Rate is $1.83 Per Share
The board of directors of Ameren Corporation (NYSE: AEE) today declared a quarterly cash dividend on its common stock of 45.75 cents per share, a 4 percent increase from the prior quarterly cash...
Oct 11, 2017
Maintains focus on assisting moderate- to low-income customers, creating jobs, and boosting economies in central and southern Illinois
Ameren Illinois has filed an amendment to its energy efficiency plan under the Future Energy Jobs Act (FEJA). With the revised plan filed today, the company has committed to achieve an additional...
Oct 9, 2017
Ameren Missouri’s Callaway Energy Center began its 22nd planned refueling and maintenance outage on Saturday, Oct. 7. "These refueling periods, which happen every 18 months, are an integral part...
Oct 4, 2017
Warner L. Baxter, chairman, president and CEO of Ameren Corp. (NYSE: AEE), will join Martin J. Lyons, executive vice president and CFO of Ameren Corp., to discuss third quarter 2017 earnings,...
Oct 4, 2017
Ameren Illinois presented the Village of Forsyth with the keys to a 2008 Ford truck the utility is donating to the Village. The 40-foot aerial bucket truck was recently rotated out of the Ameren...
Oct 3, 2017
Energy company is one of 28 to join equipment sharing program
To help restore electric service to communities after catastrophic emergencies or significant natural events, 28 energy companies – including Ameren Corporation – have now committed to...
Sep 29, 2017
A partner with A&E since 1965, Ameren employees and company contribute nearly $160,000 in 2017
The Arts and Education Council (A&E), one of the nation’s oldest united arts funds, announced today that Ameren Corporation and its employees contributed nearly $160,000 to A&E in 2017. With...
Sep 28, 2017
Alternative fuel facility and new CNG-powered vehicles demonstrate company’s commitment to innovation, environment
Ameren Illinois unveiled its new compressed natural gas (CNG) refueling station in Maryville on Wednesday, along with seven new trucks that run on the alternative fuel, illustrating the...
Sep 25, 2017
Company also Establishes Goal to Cut Carbon Emissions by 80 Percent
Ameren Missouri announced today a forward-thinking plan to dramatically increase the amount of wind and solar generation to provide cost-effective and sustainable energy for its customers. Ameren...
Sep 21, 2017
Florida residents appreciative of their assistance and families excited for their return home
Ameren Missouri crews are on their way home after a 10-day mission to restore power to Florida residents impacted by Hurricane Irma. Ameren Missouri crews were part of an army of 60,000 utility...
Sep 19, 2017
Awareness is key to avoiding dangerous situations
In recognition of National Farm Safety and Health Week (September 17-23), Ameren Illinois and the Illinois Association Future Farmers of America (FFA) are joining together to share a few...
Sep 16, 2017
Fall Cleanup at the Lake of the Ozarks Starts Saturday, Sept. 16
Adopt-the-Shoreline announced today that the 2017 fall shoreline cleanup at the Lake of Ozarks begins Saturday, Sept. 16, and runs through Sunday, Nov. 5. With more shoreline than the state of...
Sep 13, 2017
Company makes $25,000 donation to aid relief efforts in Florida
With an additional wave of Ameren employees headed to Florida, Ameren now has approximately 1,000 employees and contractors assisting in the restoration and rebuilding efforts in response to...