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Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon gives details of an initiative to connect 2,000 young people from low-income families in the St. Louis region with summer jobs in 2015, as former State Sen. Maida Coleman, director of the the Missouri Office of Community Engagement, looks on in Wellston, Mo., on Oct. 30, 2014.  UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Coleman Appointed to Missouri Utility Regulation Panel

Coleman currently is director of the state Office of Community Engagement.

07/30/2015

AFP/Getty/ Patrik Stollarz

Missouri Panel Rejects Plan for Multistate Wind Power Line

A panel of Missouri utility regulators has denied one company’s request to construct a high-voltage power line in Missouri for a multistate wind energy project.

07/01/2015

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Missouri Panel Questions Adding Multistate Wind Energy Line

A company’s request to build a power line for a multistate wind energy project that would run through Missouri appears unlikely to gain approval from a state regulatory panel.

06/02/2015

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UPDATED: Public Hearings Today for Ameren Missouri Customers Facing Rate Hike

In south St. Louis County at the first of two public hearings on the rate hike request, many in the crowd like Louise Charboneau are saying “no way.”

01/05/2015

Photo: KMOX/Michael Calhoun

Fire Blamed for St. Louis Power Outages

A fire is blamed for a power outage that left thousands of St. Louis residents without electricity on a cold night.

12/18/2014

Photo: UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Ameren, ComEd Get OK to Raise Rates in Illinois

The Illinois Commerce Commission has approved rate increases for the state’s two main electric utilities.

12/12/2014

Photo: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images

Storms Leave 21,000 Without Power Across the State

Outages now stand at 12,000 statewide and 10,000 in the St. Louis area.

07/08/2014

Photo: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images

Tax Break Supporters Cite EPA Emissions Proposal

Supporters say the measure seeks to ensure equipment used in transmitting electricity is treated similarly to other manufacturing equipment that already is eligible for a tax break.

06/07/2014

Ameren work crews continue to clean up debris and repair power lines that were damaged in Friday night's storms. A giant tree toppled down onto this home just off Florissant Rd. in Ferguson. (KMOX/Brett Blume)

Ameren: Thieves, Vicious Dogs Hamper Restoration Work

Lock up your dogs and please don’t take our stuff, Ameren pleads.

06/05/2013

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2,800 Ameren Customers Without Power in St. Louis County

Brian Daniels tells KMOX the outages are due to sporadic storm damage from late Sunday night and early Monday morning.

05/20/2013

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