Education Incentives

Get an A+ for Energy Savings

Educational facilities — including universities, community colleges, and K-12 schools — can benefit from a variety of energy efficiency projects. From low- or no-cost improvements to large-scale projects, increasing your facility’s efficiency will help cut your annual energy costs and improve learning environments. No matter the size of your institution, Ameren Illinois can provide incentives to help your educational organization boost its bottom line and start saving.

Cash incentives are available for a variety of Education projects, including:

How to Get Cash Incentives

It’s simple to get started. Download the application and application guide to:

  • Get general information on the program
  • View answers to frequently asked questions
  • Determine eligibility
  • Get details on cash incentives
  • Apply for incentives (pre-approval required for all incentive requests at $10,000 and greater)
  • Submit required final paperwork to the Ameren Illinois Energy Efficiency Program

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Learn how the Cahokia School District is saving more than $25,000 annually in energy costs By sealing the building envelope and reducing energy loss.


Upcoming Training Events



Past Webinars

Standard and Custom Incentives for Schools Webinar – June 9, 2020

The Ameren Illinois Energy Efficiency Program are bigger and better than ever, and now is the time for schools emptied by summer break and COVID-19 to take advantage of empty buildings, increased incentives, expanded Program offerings and summer bonuses for energy efficiency projects. Join us for this webinar while we explain the "ABC's" of Ameren's Energy Efficiency Program - from Air Conditioning to Boilers, to Custom incentives - and much more. Listen to actual case studies that provide real results on savings realized over the last year by four local school districts.

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