Ameren Missouri received approval to build or acquire approximately 400 MW of solar energy, with the first of the three solar projects scheduled to go into service in 2025, and two more set to begin service in 2026.

Projects in the order by the Missouri Public Service Commission, in order of targeted in-service dates, include:

The order also sets the terms upon which a fourth solar facility, the 150 MW Cass County, Illinois project, could be approved if it is fully subscribed for under Ameren Missouri’s Renewable Solutions Program.

“We’re able to take advantage of significant tax credits with these renewable projects, reducing overall costs with those savings going directly to our customers,” said Ajay Arora, senior vice president and chief renewable development officer at Ameren Missouri. “That helps keep rates as affordable as possible.”

Ameren Missouri’s Renewable Solutions Program is a subscription-based program that allows businesses to replace up to 100% of their total energy use with renewable resources like wind and solar.

“Renewable Solutions offers price certainty with no market risk,” said Greg Lovett, manager, energy services at Ameren Missouri. “Subscribing to Renewable Solutions is an easy way for organizations to meet their sustainability goals. It’s effortless renewable energy without any maintenance or administrative work.”

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