Small Business. Big Savings.

Small Business Incentives

There's no easier way for small facilities to lower energy costs and boost their bottom line than with Small Business incentives from Ameren Illinois. You can receive a free energy assessment to help identify potential energy-saving improvements throughout your facility. From there, the Ameren Illinois Program Ally will review the results of your assessment to help you choose the upgrades that provide the most benefits and highest amount of energy savings. 

With a low out-of-pocket cost and streamlined installation process, Small Business incentives provide you with a simple and quick way to start saving energy and money.

Incentives are available for a number of Small Business energy efficiency projects, including:

  • Interior and exterior lighting
  • Lighting controls
  • VFD & HVAC motors
  • Demand controlled ventilation
  • Programmable thermostats
  • Notched V-belts
  • Water heaters and showerheads
  • And many other equipment upgrades!

Benefits of Small Business Incentives

  • Free energy assessment for your facility

  • Low out-of-pocket cost for your business

  • Instant discounts on new equipment through Program Ally

  • Minimal paperwork required

  • A wide variety of equipment upgrades available

  • Installation work performed by a trusted, local contractor (Program Ally)

How to Get Started

It’s easy to get started.

  • Request a free energy assessment of your facility by a Program Ally
  • Receive an assessment report detailing project recommendations, total project costs, and potential savings
  • Work with your Program Ally to install equipment recommendations
  • Start saving — it's that simple!

For More Information

Save Thousands with Incentives for Small Businesses – Dec 13, 2017

We know Illinois small businesses, non-profits, and public sector organizations understand the value of stretching a dollar and are always looking for simple ways to save. During this 30-minute webinar, you will learn how to get started with this simplified Small Business offering, beginning with a free energy assessment. You will also hear about available incentives for lighting, water heating, compressed air, refrigeration, HVAC system upgrades — and more — that can help minimize your energy costs and maximize your budget in 2018.

Small Business Overview Webinar | Small Business Overview Handout