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Company Overview of Union Electric Company

Company Overview

Union Electric Company, doing business as Ameren Missouri, operates as a rate-regulated electric generation, transmission, and distribution company in Missouri. It generates electricity through coal, nuclear, hydroelectric, methane gas, and solar energy sources. The company is also involved in the rate-regulated natural gas transmission and distribution business. It supplies electric services to 1.2 million customers and natural gas service to 127,000 customers to a 24,000-square-mile area in central and eastern Missouri. The company was founded in 1881 and is based in St. Louis, Missouri. Union Electric Company operates as a subsidiary of Ameren Corporation.

1901 Chouteau Avenue

St. Louis, MO 63103

United States

Founded in 1881

3,773 Employees



Key Executives for Union Electric Company

Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, President and Member of Executive Committee
Age: 46
Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President, Director and Member of Executive Committee
Age: 49
Chairman of Ameren Corporation, Chief Executive Officer of Ameren Corporation and President of Ameren Corporation
Age: 54
Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary, Director and Member of Executive Committee
Age: 58
Chief Nuclear Officer, Senior Vice President and Director
Age: 53
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Union Electric Company Key Developments

Sierra Club Reaches Settlement with Ameren Missouri in Coal Plant Case

A federal court on July 21 approved a settlement agreement between Ameren Missouri and the Sierra Club to settle alleged emissions violations at three of Ameren's coal plants. Ameren Missouri, would provide $2 million in funding for environmentally beneficial projects such as installing electric vehicle charging stations for public use, solar panels at commercial properties or converting diesel or gas powered vehicles to cleaner fuels, according to the settlement agreement that the parties signed on May 26. The settlement agreement was reviewed by the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri, which on July 21 granted the parties' motion to the dismiss the case, according to a court's latest order. The settlement agreement was signed by Union Electric Co., the legal name of Ameren Missouri. Under the agreement, the Sierra Club can suggest projects to receive the funds, but Ameren Missouri will make the final project selections and funding distribution decisions, the agreement stated. Half of the funds would be dedicated to school and public transit bus electrification projects, including building electric charging stations.

Union Electric Company Issues and Sold $150 Million Aggregate Principal Amount of its 3.65% Senior Secured Notes Due 2045

On June 23, 2016, Union Electric Company, doing business as Ameren Missouri, issued and sold $150 million aggregate principal amount of its 3.65% Senior Secured Notes due 2045, which Notes are a further issuance of the Senior Secured Notes due 2045 previously issued on April 6, 2015 in the aggregate principal amount of $250 million. The Notes were issued pursuant to a Registration Statement on Form S-3 (File No. 333-205139-01), which became effective on June 22, 2015, and a Prospectus Supplement dated June 20, 2016, to a Prospectus dated June 22, 2015. Ameren Missouri received net offering proceeds of approximately $147.9 million, before expenses, upon the closing of the transaction. Ameren Missouri used the net offering proceeds to repay outstanding short-term debt.

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