Tag: Ameren

Ameren recognized as a military friendly employer

For the ninth consecutive year, a local energy giant was awarded as a military friendly employer by a national survey on Tuesday. Ameren, which is based in St. Louis, was recognized as a military-friendly employer by Victory Media, the publisher of G.I. Jobs, STEM Jobs, and Military spouse. The Military Friendly Employers list is created each year, and is open to companies that have hired veterans in the past 12 months and is based on […]

Ameren launches program to add wind energy customers

Ameren Missouri’s latest program will allow companies and cities across the state to use wind power as a means to produce energy from a renewable source. The Renewable Choice Program, which was announced Monday, will give certain customers the chance to purchase up to 100 percent of their average energy usage from wind for a 15-year subscription, Ameren said in a release. Any size city or municipality can enroll, and non-residential customers — businesses and […]

RELEASE: Ameren announces third quarter 2017 results

ST. LOUIS /PRNewswire/ — Ameren Corporation today announced third quarter 2017 net income attributable to common shareholders in accordance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) of $288 million, or $1.18 per diluted share, compared to third quarter 2016 net income attributable to common shareholders of $369 million, or $1.52 per diluted share. The third quarter 2017 GAAP earnings included a non-cash charge that decreased net income by $14 million, or 6 cents per diluted share, for the revaluation of deferred taxes resulting from a July […]

RELEASE: Ameren Accelerator Demo Day showcases cutting-edge energy technologies

ST. LOUIS /PRNEWSWIRE/ — Entrepreneurs from seven startups who came to St. Louis to participate in the Ameren Accelerator will take part in a demo day Thursday hosted by Ameren Corporation and its partners to showcase innovative, new energy technologies. The event is the culmination of the 12-week Ameren Accelerator program: a public-private partnership comprising Ameren, the University of Missouri System, UMSL Accelerate and Capital Innovators that assesses, mentors and invests in energy-technology startup companies — all with a […]

The Flash: Ameren crews return home after completing Irma aid

After providing aid to restore power to Florida residents, Ameren Missouri crews are headed back home. Labeled as the largest power restoration effort in U.S. history, Ameren Missouri crews were part of a coalition of 60,000 utility workers who mobilized to assist with restoration and recovery efforts caused by Hurricane Irma. In total, Ameren Missouri, Ameren Illinois and Ameren Transmission deployed more than 1,000 full-time line workers, and restoration staff to assist Duke Energy and […]

Ameren to help hurricane victims in Florida

Ameren has dispatched employees to assist with hurricane restoration efforts in Florida. The company has sent approximately 1,000 full-time employees to the state since Hurricane Irma devastated portions of the state. Ameren also announced last week that an additional $25,000 donation to aid Red Cross relief efforts, following a similar donation two weeks ago for Texas following Hurricane Harvey. “Historic storms such as Harvey and Irma require a large collaborative response effort from utilities and […]

Ameren sends second wave of workers to assist Hurricane Irma recovery efforts

Company makes $25,000 donation to aid relief efforts in Florida ST. LOUIS, Sept. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — 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 Hurricane Irma. The company also announced today an additional $25,000 donation to aid Red Cross relief efforts in Florida, following a similar donation last week for Texas after Hurricane Harvey. […]

Ameren responds to request for assistance in anticipation of Hurricane Irma’s landfall

Company releasing 500 employees and contractors to assist Florida ST. LOUIS, Sept. 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Ameren joined energy companies from across the Midwest this week on mutual assistance calls administered by Edison Electric Institute (EEI). This comes at the request of Duke Energy as they prepare for widespread damage and power outages and the state of Florida braces for Hurricane Irma’s landfall. Ameren has released approximately 500 workers ranging from linemen, tree trimmers and substation electricians […]

PRESS RELEASE: Startup companies selected for the Ameren Accelerator

Ameren Corporation (NYSE: AEE) announced the seven companies that have been selected to participate in the Ameren Accelerator, an innovative public-private partnership with the University of Missouri System, UMSL Accelerate and Capital Innovators, that assesses, mentors and invests in energy technology startup companies. Selected companies include /blossom, Hyperion Sensors, Omega Grid, Rebate Bus, SensrTrx, Switched Source and WIFIPLUG. “Building a future energy grid that meets evolving customer needs and expectations requires collaboration, innovative thinking and […]