Ameren Illinois is a regulated electric and gas delivery company based in Collinsville, Illinois with a service territory spanning over 43,000 square miles, or about three-quarters of the state. The company delivers energy to about 1.2 million electric customers and 816,000 natural gas customers.
To help consumers find ways to improve comfort, manage usage and reduce costs during COVID-19, Ameren Illinois launched a smart thermostat promotion involving multichannel communications and significant discounts on smart thermostats.
During the one-month promotion, Ameren Illinois provided discounted smart thermostats to over 15,000 customers, with approximately 7,000 customers receiving a free device. An additional 3,000 low-income customers received a free device through the Smart Savers Initiative.