Ameren responds to anti-Ameren TV Ads

I was a bit surprised to see the anti-Ameren (local ulitily company) TV ads (link here), which shows an old person, feeling stressed by the potential 40% rate hike of electricity by Ameren. This thing reminds me of the political Ads during campaign season. Interestingly enough, Ameren is fighting back with its own Ads.

Patience More Patience

This is what I got from Ameren UE web site. Note the number 1299 only reflects the outage of my neighborhood. From what I heard from radio Ameren tries to restore majority of customers by this evening.   Current Outage Outage start date/time:        Saturday Jan 13, 2007 7:01 AM Outage status:                    Order assigned to servicemen or crew Cause […]