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Corporate Social Responsibility 

Ameren’s mission, To Power the Quality of Life, is at the heart of everything we do. Safe, reliable, affordable and cleaner energy is critical to the well-being and security of our customers, communities and country. For decades, Ameren has recognized the importance of being a strong corporate citizen. Our active engagement and investments in the communities we serve, including extensive volunteerism by our 8,600 co-workers, help us deliver superior value to our customers and shareholders, and make a positive contribution to society.

Reports

The report is a comprehensive look at the steps Ameren is taking to meet its obligation to provide safe, reliable and affordable energy in an environmentally responsible manner to its customers and the communities it serves while effectively balancing climate-related risks.
Our Corporate Social Responsibility Report describes the actions we are taking to improve the environment and the communities we serve. As you will see, our actions are consistent with one of Ameren’s core values—stewardship—to leave it better.
Ameren is participating in the EEI ESG/Sustainability Report, a voluntary industry initiative coordinated by the Edison Electric Institute (EEI), to provide electric industry investors with more uniform and consistent environmental, social, governance and sustainability-related (ESG/sustainability) metrics.
This report (PDF) details the risk-management strategies we have incorporated and will continue to employ to handle CCRs safely and responsibly, the comprehensive steps we have taken to manage them and our plans to comply with the evolving regulatory framework. This Report supplements and should be read together with the various reports, assessments, plans, documents and information on our CCR-handling efforts available on our website dedicated to CCR matters.

Ameren has participated in this voluntary disclosure report for many years. Learn more about Ameren's environmental and risk management initiatives through our Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) Questionnaires.

This voluntary report (PDF) assesses current and future availability of water resources in Ameren’s region and also in the Powder River Basin, a key portion of our supply chain. The report summarizes water resource availability trends under various climate assumptions.
A 20-year plan that supports cleaner energy in Missouri, including major expansions of solar and wind power. The IRP, which is filed every three years, describes our preferred approach to meeting electric customers' projected long-term energy needs in a cost-effective fashion that maintains system reliability as we move to cleaner and more diverse sources of energy generation.

Through the St. Louis Green Business Challenge, area businesses form green teams and implement strategies to reduce energy and waste, expand sustainability programs and reduce environmental impact.

2017 Total Scorecard (PDF)

Sustainability Principles

We define sustainability as ongoing efforts aimed at meeting the needs of the current generation without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their needs. Sustainability requires us to carefully consider community betterment, environmental stewardship and financial strength - people, planet and profit. We strive to continually support sustainable practices within financial and operating realities.