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ST. LOUIS (Aug. 15, 2023) – College students will soon return for the new school year and their to-do list can be daunting. In addition to bedding, cleaning supplies and cookware, students moving into a new residence will need to connect their utilities. Students and new renters can visit Ameren.com/MoveIn for easy and convenient tips to connect and manage their energy service.
For students living with roommates, only one person needs to open the account, and that person is responsible for ensuring full payment is submitted on time each month.
“The college lifestyle isn’t always conducive to energy savings,” said Joe Solari, vice president of Customer Experience for Ameren. “When televisions, gaming devices and lights are on in several rooms or the oven is in use for a few hours each night, an electric bill can quickly add up.”
The following tips can help keep usage under control:
Ameren also recommends that college students moving back to campus consider the following electric safety tips in their dorms or apartments:
More electrical safety tips can be found by visiting Ameren.com/Safety.
About Ameren Corporation
St. Louis-based Ameren Corporation powers the quality of life for 2.4 million electric customers and more than 900,000 natural gas customers in a 64,000-square-mile area through its Ameren Missouri and Ameren Illinois rate-regulated utility subsidiaries. Ameren Illinois provides electric transmission and distribution service and natural gas distribution service. Ameren Missouri provides electric generation, transmission and distribution service, as well as natural gas distribution service. Ameren Transmission Company of Illinois develops, owns and operates rate-regulated regional electric transmission projects in the Midcontinent Independent System Operator, Inc. For more information, visit Ameren.com, or follow us on Twitter at @AmerenCorp, Facebook.com/AmerenCorp, or LinkedIn.com/company/Ameren.