Instant Incentives Benefits of Instant Incentives Instant Incentives makes it easier for Ameren Illinois business customers to make their facilities more energy efficient by providing upfront savings on: LEDs Smart Thermostats Notched V-Belts Central Air Conditioners Heat Pump Water Heaters Air Source Heat Pumps Instant discounts allow you to receive discounts at the time of purchase, which means: No Application — when you or your installing contractor purchase eligible equipment from a participating distributor you won’t be required to fill out an application or complete any paperwork! Savings Upfront — you’ll receive your savings at time of purchase, so you won’t have to wait for your project to complete and for a rebate check to be delivered. Start Saving Now — many of the products available with an instant discount are easy to implement, which means you can start saving on your energy costs sooner rather than later. For public sector and non-profit customers, there are installation incentives available for certain equipment offered through Instant Incentives. View the Public Sector Installation Application and Non-Profit Installation Application to learn more and get started.