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Apr 18, 2019, 13:00 ET Ameren Illinois files for rate decrease

Ameren Illinois residential customers will pay less for electric delivery service next year under a plan filed today with the Illinois Commerce...


May 16, 2018, 06:21 ET Ameren Illinois Announces Commitment to put 300,000 Smart Thermostats in Customer Homes and Businesses

Building on its commitment to help customers become more energy efficient, Ameren Illinois announced an initiative to put 300,000 smart thermostats...


May 14, 2018, 05:57 ET Ameren Illinois Announces Pricing of First Mortgage Bonds Offering due 2028

Ameren Illinois Company, a subsidiary of Ameren Corporation (NYSE: AEE), announced today the pricing of a public offering of $430 million aggregate...


Dec 06, 2017, 13:20 ET Ameren Illinois Customers to Benefit from Electric Rate Decrease

For the second consecutive year, Ameren Illinois residential customers will benefit from a decrease in their electric rates. Under Ameren Illinois'...


Nov 16, 2017, 16:48 ET Ameren Illinois Announces Pricing of First Mortgage Bonds Offering due 2047

Ameren Illinois Company, a subsidiary of Ameren Corporation (NYSE: AEE), announced today the pricing of a public offering of $500 million aggregate...


Jul 07, 2017, 09:52 ET Ameren Illinois Among Nation's 15 Most Trusted Electric Utilities

Ameren Illinois is ranked in the top 15 Most Trusted Brands among business customers according to a study by a leading market research firm. In a...


Jun 30, 2017, 12:45 ET Ameren Illinois Customers Will See Savings From New Energy Law

Ameren Illinois customers are saving on their electric bill as a result of a new state law that went into effect on June 1. The Future Energy Jobs...


Jun 12, 2017, 11:26 ET Ameren Illinois President Richard Mark Ranked Among 'EMpower 100 Ethnic Minority Leaders' List

Ameren Illinois Chairman and President Richard J. Mark has earned the distinction as a top 100 minority business leader in Corporate America by a...


Apr 13, 2017, 13:42 ET Ameren Illinois files for electric rate decrease

Ameren Illinois (NYSE: AEE) residential customers will pay less for electric delivery service in 2018 under a plan filed today with the Illinois...


Nov 29, 2016, 05:58 ET Ameren Illinois Announces Pricing of Senior Secured Notes Offering

Ameren Illinois Company, a subsidiary of Ameren Corporation (NYSE: AEE), announced today the pricing of a public offering of $240 million aggregate...


Aug 18, 2016, 01:22 ET Reducing Electricity Usage Earns Customers $45,000 in Bill Credits

The Midwest heat wave may be impacting energy usage this summer, but some Ameren Illinois customers turned high temps into cool cash. More than 7,000 ...


Aug 15, 2016, 02:29 ET Ameren Illinois ranked #1 among Midwest large utilities for establishing business trust

Ameren Illinois is the top energy company in the Midwest for establishing brand trust among its business customers, according to a Cogent Reports™...


Apr 20, 2016, 10:15 ET Ameren Illinois unveils new bill format

As part of a continuous effort to give customers more information to help them control their energy usage and manage costs, Ameren Illinois has...


Apr 06, 2016, 06:49 ET Ameren Illinois to file for electric rate decrease

Customers of Ameren Illinois Company, a subsidiary of Ameren Corporation (NYSE: AEE), will pay less for electric service delivery under a plan it...


Mar 31, 2016, 05:07 ET Ameren Illinois Joins Natural Gas STAR Methane Challenge Program

Ameren Illinois today reaffirmed its commitment to take steps to reduce methane emissions, a component in natural gas, and improve environmental...


Jan 19, 2016, 01:00 ET Ameren Illinois contribution helps food pantries into the new year

Ameren Illinois announced today that it is contributed $80,000 to help local food pantries feed those in need throughout central and southern...


Jul 27, 2015, 01:06 ET Ameren Illinois Grid Modernization Delivering Results

Ameren Illinois customers are experiencing fewer and shorter power outages as a result of electric grid upgrades the company has implemented under...


Jun 05, 2015, 04:38 ET Ameren Illinois begins first-of-its kind project to convert Southern Illinois community from propane to natural gas

Ameren Illinois crews broke ground this week on a first-of-its-kind project to convert residents in the Village of Grantfork, Illinois from propane...


Mar 31, 2015, 05:40 ET Ameren Illinois Customers to Benefit Now and Next Winter with Another Drop in Natural Gas Supply Costs

Though the official 2014/2015 winter heating season is drawing to a close, Mother Nature isn't willing to completely let go of the cooler...


Feb 26, 2015, 01:34 ET Ameren Illinois President Richard J. Mark Recognized as Top Business Leader by National Magazine

Richard J. Mark, President of Ameren Illinois, has been named as one of the nation's top business leaders by the publication "African-American Career ...


Nov 13, 2014, 12:58 ET Ameren Illinois energy efficiency programs help customers reduce their energy usage and save

Since 2008, Ameren Illinois residential and business customers have saved nearly 7 million megawatt hours of electricity and 80.8 million therms of...


Oct 23, 2014, 03:36 ET Ameren Illinois customers will see natural gas prices lower than national average for a second year

Ameren Illinois customers can expect another year with natural gas prices lower than the national average during the upcoming 2014-15 heating season. ...


Apr 14, 2014, 06:30 ET Ameren Illinois Electric Modernization Plan on Track

Ameren Illinois announced that it exceeded its yearly reliability performance goals required by the state's Energy Infrastructure Modernization Act...


Mar 04, 2014, 12:40 ET Record Cold Temps Cause 20 Percent Increase in Winter Usage Over Last Year

Ameren Illinois' purchasing strategies have kept gas supply prices lower than last year, but increased energy usage resulting from extreme cold...


Oct 02, 2013, 01:38 ET Powerful Electrical and Natural Gas Safety Lessons Through Ameren Illinois Educational Initiative

Meeting Illinois Learning Standards is a key feature of the powerful electrical and natural gas safety lessons provided by the Ameren Illinois...