Ameren Missouri (Electric) - Business Energy Efficiency Program

January 12, 2016


Ameren Missouri offers cash incentives to non-residential customers for virtually any cost-effective energy efficiency project. Standard incentives are available for lighting, controls, HVAC, refrigeration, computer/IT upgrades, electric water heating and ENERGY STAR® commercial kitchen equipment. Energy efficient equipment not eligible for Standard incentives may qualify for Custom incentives. Incentives are also available for Retro-Commissioning and New Construction projects. All equipment requirements must be met in order to qualify for the program. Customers are eligible for up to $1,000,000 in incentives per calendar year.  Contact Ameren Missouri for all program incentive caps. Pre-approval is required on Standard projects with estimated incentives over $10,000 prior to any purchase or installation and on ALL Custom, New Construction and Retro-Commissioning projects. Incentives payments are available as a cash payment or a utility bill credit. Contact Ameren Missouri for additional information on these programs.

Program Overview

Implementing Sector: Utility
Category: Financial Incentive
State: Missouri
Incentive Type: Rebate Program
Web Site:
Start Date:
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
  • Equipment Insulation
  • Lighting
  • Lighting Controls/Sensors
  • Heat pumps
  • Air conditioners
  • Energy Mgmt. Systems/Building Controls
  • Custom/Others pending approval
  • Other EE
  • Food Service Equipment
  • Vending Machine Controls
  • Personal Computing Equipment
  • Data Center Equipment
  • LED Lighting
  • Commercial Refrigeration Equipment
Incentive Amount: CFL Fixtures: $2-$5
LED Lamps: $11
Occupancy Sensors: $15, $35, or $45
Exit Sign: $12
Desktop Virtualization: $22/computer
ENERGY STAR® 5.0 Desktop Computer: $10/computer
PC Power Management Software: $10/computer
A/C Units (?5.5 tons and minimum 14 SEER): $10/ton
Commercial Heat Pump Water Heater: $846 - $16,925
Pre-Rinse Spray Valves: $33
Low Flow Faucet Aerators: $1
Commercial Freezers/Refrigerators: $25 - $387
Ice Machines: $69 - $254
Steam Cooker: $450 - $800
Hot Food Holding Cabinet: $19
Strip Curtains: $132 Per Door
Anti-Sweat Heater Controls: $80
Vending Machines/Controls: $25 or $100
LED Case Lighting: $20/door
ECM Drive: $30
Auto-Door Closers: $30
Night Covers: $2/linear foot
Custom Incentives (Lighting): $0.06/kWh
Custom Incentives (Non-Lighting): $0.07/kWh
Retro-Commissioning Incentive: $0.07/kWh
Retro-Commissioning Technical Analysis Study: Up to 100% of cost
New Construction Incentives: $.02-$.04 per kWh based on Whole Building Design Energy Savings Percentage above baseline
Maximum Incentive: Incentives are capped at $1,000,000 per customer per program year
Eligible System Size: Standard projects less than $10,000 in estimated incentive do not require pre-approval. All other programs (Custom, RCx, and New Construction) as well as Standard above $10,000 require pre-approval before purchase or installation of any equipment.
Equipment Requirements: Energy Efficient Measures must consist of new equipment and covered by warranties


Phone: (866) 941-7299

This information is sourced from DSIRE; the most comprehensive source of information on incentives and policies that support renewables and energy efficiency in the United States. Established in 1995, DSIRE is operated by the N.C. Clean Energy Technology Center at N.C. State University.