Since early spring 2020, Ameren has been working with customers who have been impacted by COVID-19. While in Missouri, the utility has returned to regular policies regarding disconnection for nonpayment and assessing late fees, help is still out there for businesses on both sides of the river that have been impacted by the pandemic. 

Ameren Missouri Small Business Programs

On July 6, the Ameren Missouri COVID-19 Small Business Relief Program provided $500,000 in energy assistance to eligible small business or non-profit 501(c)(3) customers. To apply now or for more information, click here.

On July 15, The Missouri Department of Economic Development announced up to $30 million in grant funds for small businesses. The grant is designed to provide relief to small businesses and family-owned farms for reimbursement of costs of business interruption caused by required closures due to the COVID-19 public health emergency. More information on the grant can be found at the Department of Economic Development’s website.

Ameren Illinois Small Business Programs

Reducing energy costs is a simple way for businesses to save money. Ameren Illinois’s Small Business Direct Install Initiative was created to help. With this program, businesses can receive a free Lighting Assessment to help identify potential energy-saving improvements throughout their facilities. Incentives are available on a variety of energy-saving products, including smart thermostats. For more information on how to participate, visit Ameren Illinois online.

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