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State approves wind farm agreement

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The Missouri Public Service Commission has granted a certificate of convenience and necessity to Ameren Missouri to build a 157-megawatt wind generation facility in Atchison County.

Ameren Missouri will purchase 100 percent of the ownership interest in the project. Under the agreement, Ameren Missouri will comply with various provisions to mitigate the impact of the wind project on the environment and Missouri wildlife.

Ameren Missouri provides electric service to approximately 1.26 million customers in the state, including those in DeKalb, Daviess, Clinton, Caldwell, Livingston and Gentry counties.