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Ameren Illinois Partners with Google to Bring Energy Savings Just in Time for Cooler Weather
Special promotion kicks off $0 Google Nest Thermostat Deal

COLLINSVILLE, IL (Oct. 6) – As the temperatures cool down and customers begin to prepare for the winter months, Ameren Illinois and Google are joining forces with the Environmental Law and Policy Center to give Ameren Illinois heating customers another helpful way to save energy. Customers can get a Google Nest Thermostat, at no cost with tax and shipping included, thanks to a special promotion that runs through November 30.   

Approximately half of a typical residential customer’s utility costs go toward heating and cooling.  With a smart thermostat, customers can create a heating and cooling schedule from their smart device that can help them to remain comfortable and save money. 

“We’re very excited to partner with Google and the Illinois Environmental Law and Policy Center to promote this very special offer," said Pat Justis Director, Energy Efficiency, Ameren Illinois. "Smart thermostats can help customers save money on their heating and cooling costs. With the increase in energy supply costs, this is an offer every Ameren Illinois heating customer can benefit from for years to come.”  

“Ameren Illinois’ smart thermostat giveaway is truly a great opportunity for customers. They can save money on bills and do something good for the environment,” said Robert Kelter, Senior Attorney, Environmental Law and Policy Center. “Customers without smart thermostats should take advantage of this offer.” 

OFFER DETAILS: Now through November 30, customers can visit AmerenIllinoisSavings.com/SaveNow to get their $0 Google Nest Thermostat ($129 retail value). Current Ameren Illinois electric or gas residential delivery service customers who heat their homes with natural gas or electricity delivered by Ameren Illinois are eligible for the offer. Homes heated by propane do not qualify. Orders must be placed by the customer whose name is associated with the Ameren Illinois account. Please check your most recent Ameren Illinois bill to confirm who is listed as the account holder. Each qualifying residential customer account is limited to one smart thermostat.  

The Ameren Illinois Energy Efficiency Program is committed to helping customers find ways to improve comfort, manage usage and reduce costs. Adding a smart thermostat in your home can help improve the way you use energy, ultimately saving you money each month.   

About Ameren Illinois   
Ameren Illinois delivers energy to 1.2 million electric and more than 800,000 natural gas customers in downstate Illinois.  Ameren Illinois' service territory covers more than 1,200 communities and 43,700 square miles. The company's mission is to power the quality of life. For more information, visit AmerenIllinois.com. Follow us on Twitter @AmerenIllinois and Facebook.