Ameren Missouri - Small Business Direct Install Program

June 06, 2019


Ameren Missouri is offering enhanced cash incentives for energy efficient upgrades for small business customers through the Small Business Direct Install Program (SBDI). Eligible projects include a variety of high efficiency lighting upgrades, LED exit signs, occupancy sensors, and lighting controls. By participating in the Small Business Direct Install Program, customers will receive a free assessment to identify additional energy-saving opportunities.

Customers must be classified under the Ameren Missouri 2M Small General Service electric rate category to be eligible.

Customers must use an approved Small Business Direct Install Service Provider to purchase and install eligible equipment.

All applications must be submitted to the program office by the approved Service Provider.

Small Business Direct Install Program incentives are capped at $2,500 per electric account. However, the free assessment may identify other potential upgrades that can receive rebates through the BizSavers program.

Program Overview

Implementing Sector: Utility
Category: Financial Incentive
State: Missouri
Incentive Type: Rebate Program
Web Site:
Start Date:
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
  • Lighting
  • Lighting Controls/Sensors
  • LED Lighting
Incentive Amount: Interior Lighting: $8-$180 per unit
Linear Fluorescent Replacements: $0.70-$2.60 per linear foot
Exterior or Garage 24/7 Lighting: $135-$250 per unit
Exit Signs: $25 per unit
Occupancy Sensors: $14-$65 per unit
Maximum Incentive: $2,500 per site for the SBDI program
$3,000,000 per customer, per cycle for all programs combined
Installation Requirements: Must use an SBDI-approved service provider.


This program has 2 incentives
Technologies: Lighting Controls/Sensors
Sectors: Commercial
Parameters: The incentive has a maximum of 14.00 $/Unit, The incentive has a minimum of 65.00 $/Unit
Technologies: Lighting
Sectors: Commercial
Parameters: The incentive has a maximum of 8.00 $/Unit, The incentive has a minimum of 250.00 $/Unit


Name: BizSavers Program
Organization: Ameren Missouri
Phone: (866) 941-7281

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.