Tag: energy

Ameren Missouri launches new electric energy initiative

A new program from Ameren Missouri hopes to encourage electric vehicle use amongst Missouri residents and businesses to help conserve energy within the area. Ameren Missouri on Thursday has announced that the company has filed its Charge Ahead program with the Missouri Public Service Commission. According to a press release, the energy company is focused to encourage its Missouri customers to use electricity in ways that provide reduced emissions, lower overall energy costs and improve […]

Emery’s utility bill on hold for now as House looks to send their own version to Senate

House version of SB 564 to be heard by House Utility Committee on Wednesday evening JEFFERSON CITY,  Mo. – The aftermath of the Senate’s filibuster and ultimate passage of Sen. Ed Emery’s SB 564 has left more than a few lawmakers and lobbyists in a state of confusion. That’s because the bill was finally third read and passed, with an understanding that the changes sought by a group of filibustering senators would be left to the […]

RELEASE: Ameren Announces 2017 Results and Issues Guidance

ST. LOUIS, Feb. 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — 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 diluted share, compared to $653 million, or $2.68 per diluted share, for 2016. The 2017 GAAP earnings included non-cash charges, primarily at the parent company, that decreased earnings by a combined $168 million, or 69 cents per diluted share, reflecting the […]

RELEASE: Peabody Reports Earnings For Quarter And Year Ended December 31, 2017

ST. LOUIS, Feb. 7, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Peabody (NYSE: BTU) today announced its fourth quarter 2017 operating results, including revenues of $1.52 billion, income from continuing operations, net of income taxes of $378.0 million, net income attributable to common stockholders of $317.4 million, diluted earnings per share from continuing operations of $2.47 and Adjusted EBITDA 1 of $416.2 million, the largest result in five years. “A highly successful fourth quarter capped a year of substantial achievement for Peabody, as the company delivered results and generated value,” […]

RELEASE: Ameren Illinois Customers to Benefit from Electric Rate Decrease

Ameren Illinois Customers to Benefit from Electric Rate Decrease COLLINSVILLE, Ill., Dec. 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — 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 Commerce Commission, the typical residential customer will save approximately $1.70 per month on their electric bill beginning in January 2018. “We made a commitment to our customers and state regulators to […]

RELEASE: Peabody Names Paul Richard Senior Vice President And Chief Human Resources Officer

ST. LOUIS, Nov. 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Peabody President and Chief Executive Officer Glenn Kellow today announced that Paul Richard has been named Senior Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer. “Paul is a skilled executive who brings a wealth of experience leading global human resources teams,” said Kellow. “He will have executive responsibility for Peabody’s global human resources and administrative functions to ensure the organization has the people, skills, capabilities and systems to successfully execute […]

RELEASE: Peabody Completes Sale Of Majority Of Inactive Burton Mine To Lenton Joint Venture

ST. LOUIS, Nov. 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Peabody announced today that it has completed the sale of the majority of its inactive Burton Mine and related infrastructure to the Lenton Joint Venture for approximately US$11 million, subject to certain customary post-closing adjustments. In addition to receipt of cash proceeds from the sale, the transaction reduces Peabody’s asset retirement obligation by approximately US$41 million.  The sale also provides for the release of approximately US$30 million of […]

RELEASE: Spire Reports 2017 Results

ST. LOUIS, Nov. 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Spire Inc. (NYSE: SR) today reported results for its fiscal 2017 full year and fourth quarter ended September 30. Highlights include: Fiscal 2017 diluted earnings per share of $3.43, up from $3.24 in fiscal 2016 Net economic earnings* per share grew to $3.56, up $0.14 over prior year Dividend increased by 7.1 percent to an annualized $2.25 per share “Fiscal 2017 was a year of significant achievements as we […]

RELEASE: Spire Changes Start Time of Earnings Conference Call

ST. LOUIS, Oct. 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — As previously announced, Spire Inc. (NYSE: SR) will host a conference call and webcast on Wednesday, November 15 to discuss fiscal 2017 fourth quarter and full year financial results. To avoid a conflict with another webcast to the financial community within our industry, we have changed the start time of our earnings conference call to later in the morning on November 15 than we originally announced. Please note the […]

St. Louis will soon be the home of one of the largest clean energy projects in the country

The City of St. Louis closed one of the largest clean energy projects in the United States with a recent financing of an iconic structure. The Missouri Theatre Building at 634 N. Grand in Grand Center Arts District in St. Louis will undergo a $65 million, clean-energy revamp from Set the PACE St. Louis that will create new St. Louis jobs and save millions for the city. The developer, Lawrence Group will be assisted by […]