Municipal Electric Aggregation

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Letters from Mid-American Energy Services, LLC and the City were mailed to residents about the municipal electric aggregation program. Please pay particular attention to the "Important Facts" in the Program Information box on the right side of the letter. As indicated there, the only change will be the supplier and cost of electricity.  Monthly invoices will still come from Ameren. If residents do not wish to participate in the program they can opt out by completing the form at the bottom and mailing it in. Please review the letter and call Mid-American Energy Services at 800-342-3346 with additional questions regarding the program.

 

Municipal Aggregation Terms & Conditions

Bloomington Municipal Aggregation March 2018 - EAC Info


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At the April 9, 2013, consolidated election, the following public question was on the ballot:

Shall the City of Bloomington have the authority to arrange for the supply of electricity for its residential and small commercial retail customers who have not opted out of such a program?

By a vote of 53.73% to 46.27% the measure passed and the City Council became the governing authority of the City’s energy aggregation group (i.e., all City residences in the Ameren service territory and all businesses in the city service area using less than 15,000 kilowatt hours (kWh) of electricity per year. Members of the Corn Belt Energy cooperative are excluded.

Energy aggregation allows Bloomington to get a bulk price, through the bidding process, and can provide rate stability.

The current supplier is Mid-American Energy. The rate through June 2020 is 5.07 cents per kilowatt hour. A small portion of this cost is used to purchase Renewable Energy Credits, which gives financial incentives to companies that produce renewable energy such as solar and wind power.

The customer count is approximately 11,700 Bloomington residential customers and 1,180 commercial customers. Eligible customers who choose not to be part of the aggregation group may opt out of the aggregation group by contacting Mid-American Energy.

 

 

 

 

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