Ameren Corporation (NYSE: AEE) is among the nation's largest investor-owned electric and gas utilities, with about $23 billion in assets. The largest electric utility in Missouri and the second largest in Illinois, Ameren companies provide energy services to 2.4 million electric and one million natural gas customers throughout its 64,000-square-mile territory. Created by the year-end 1997 merger of Union Electric Company and Central Illinois Public Service Company, the company grew in 2003 with the acquisition of Central Illinois Light Company and again in 2004 with the acquisition of Illinois Power Company. Ameren prides itself on a long, successful tradition of financial strength, cost containment, low rates and highly rated customer service, as well as nine decades of uninterrupted cash dividend payments to stockholders.
COLLINSVILLE, Ill., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ameren Illinois customers can expect another year with natural gas prices lower than the national average during the upcoming 2014-15 heating season.
"We are fully prepared for the winter season and expect stable prices for Ameren Illinois customers," said Ameren Illinois Gas Supply Director Ken Dothage.
"Because of our price hedging and storage strategies along with the continued increase in natural gas production in the U.S., we anticipa...
ST. LOUIS, Oct. 23, 2014 - Warner L. Baxter, chairman, president and CEO of Ameren Corp. (NYSE:AEE), will join Martin J. Lyons, executive vice president and CFO of Ameren Corp., to discuss third quarter 2014 earnings and other matters related to the company in a conference call with financial analysts on Thursday, November 6, at 9 a.m. Central Time (10 a.m. Eastern Time). The call will be broadcast live over the Internet on Ameren.com. Supporting materials for the call will be posted in the &...
New Reactor Vessel Head to be Installed
ST. LOUIS (Oct. 13, 2014)
—Ameren Missouri’s Callaway Energy Center began its 20th planned refueling and maintenance outage Saturday, Oct. 11, and will be out of service for several
weeks. Refueling outages at the 1,190-megawatt nuclear facility occur every 18 months. However, planned maintenance work during this particular refuel will
be far from routine.
One of the largest maintenance activities in the plant's history wil...
New Annualized Rate is $1.64 Per Share
ST. LOUIS, Oct. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of Ameren Corporation (NYSE: AEE) today declared a quarterly cash dividend on its common stock of 41 cents per share, a 2.5 percent increase from the prior quarterly cash dividend of 40 cents per share, resulting in an annualized equivalent dividend rate of $1.64 per share. The previous annualized equivalent dividend rate was $1.60 per share.
"We are pleased to announce an increase in our...