You could be paying less for gas and electric through Ameren Illinois by this time next year.  The utility is expected to file a request next week with the Illinois Commerce Commission to request an approximately $14 million decrease in delivery service rates for 2017.

Ameren spokesman Marcelyn Love tells The Big Z this is a result of continued investment in infrastructure and the lower cost of financing.

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It's an 8-month process for the ICC to review the request. 


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