Ameren Crews from Illinois and Missouri to Help With Storm Relief

 

Ameren Missouri and Illinois crews are heading to Louisiana later this week to help with the restoration of power in communities affected by Hurricane Ida. The storm has left all of New Orleans and hundreds of thousands of other residents in Louisiana without power. Officials say they will send 300 workers to help Entergy, an electric provider in Louisiana Personnel and contractors, including lineworkers, fleet, logistics and safety, will be leaving from operating centers across Illinois and Missouri throughout the week of August 29.Their deployment is expected to last two weeks.Ameren said the crews heading to Louisiana are voluntary members of the electric power industry’s mutual assistance network through the Edison Electric Institute.

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