Ameren Corporation is a leading utility company in the United States, providing electricity and natural gas services to millions of customers across several states. The company was founded in 1902 as the Union Electric Company of Missouri and later became Ameren Corporation in 1997 through a merger with neighboring utility company CIPSCO Incorporated.
Ameren's primary business is the generation, transmission, and distribution of electricity. They operate two electric utilities: Ameren Missouri, which serves customers in the state of Missouri, and Ameren Illinois, which serves customers in Illinois. The company also provides natural gas distribution services through Ameren Illinois.
Throughout its history, Ameren has played a critical role in powering communities and supporting economic growth in the regions it serves. They invest in infrastructure upgrades and modernization to ensure reliable and efficient electricity and natural gas delivery.
In addition to their core utility operations, Ameren is committed to embracing renewable energy and sustainability. They have been actively working to expand their renewable energy portfolio, including investing in wind and solar projects, to reduce their carbon footprint and support environmental initiatives.
Ameren is known for its focus on safety, reliability, and customer satisfaction. They have received recognition and awards for their commitment to providing excellent service and their efforts to give back to the communities they serve through various charitable and community engagement programs.