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Small Business Incentives

As a small business owner, you're always looking for ways to save money and boost your bottom line. One simple way to lower costs is through energy efficiency, which could cut your annual energy bills by hundreds — or even thousands of dollars! No matter if you're a convenience store, hotel/motel, restaurant, retail or a small office, Ameren Illinois has incentives that can help your small business become more energy efficient and start saving.

Cash incentives are available to meet your needs, including:

  • Lighting upgrades
  • Instant lighting Incentives
  • Heating and cooling system upgrades
  • Steam traps
  • Compressed air leak survey & repair
  • Kitchen equipment upgrades

How to Get Cash Incentives

It’s simple to get started. Visit the equipment incentive page of your choice and you can:

  • Get general information on the program

  • View answers to frequently asked questions

  • Determine eligibility

  • Get details on cash incentives

  • Apply for incentives

  • Submit required final paperwork to the Ameren Illinois Energy Efficiency Program