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Get Incentives for Energy-Saving Improvements

Improve the efficiency and comfort of your home with the help of Ameren Illinois' home efficiency incentives. Through a home energy audit, we can identify ways to bring your home’s efficiency up to its highest potential and reduce energy costs. We'll even install energy-efficient LED bulbs and high-performance faucet aerators and showerheads in your home. 

Plus — you can receive generous incentives on a number of energy-efficient home improvements, including:

  • Added insulation
  • Air sealing to eliminate drafts
  • Heating and cooling equipment upgrades
  • Advanced power strips
  • Smart thermostats

You may be eligible if you are an Ameren Illinois customer and meet the income requirements based on household size, as listed below.

Eligibility Guidelines

Use the chart below to determine your eligibility based on family size and household income:

Annual Household Income (Gross)

Number of Persons in Household Maximum Income
1 $36,420
2 $49,380
3 $62,340
4 $75,300
5 $88,260
6 $101,220
7 $114,180

If you think you qualify based on your household income, complete the Online Customer Application. We'll follow up with more information and help you get a home energy audit scheduled.

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Ameren Illinois is committed to providing simple ways to help customers save energy and money.  Learn these 3 essential steps to manage your homes energy costs all year round.

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