Illinois Power Holdings Completes Acquisition of Ameren Energy Resources

Today, Dynegy (DYN) subsidiary, Illinois Power Holdings (IPH)  completed its acquisition of New Ameren Energy Resources (AER), an  Ameren (AEE) subsidiary.

The transaction includes AER and its  subsidiaries Ameren Energy Generating Company (Genco), New AERG (AERG),  and Ameren Energy Marketing Company (AEM). Dynegy now owns more than  8,000 megawatts (MW) of generating capacity in Illinois, and nearly  14,000 MW nationally.

The AEM retail and marketing businesses, doing  business as Homefield Energy, and the following plants are included in  the transaction: Duck Creek, Coffeen, E.D. Edwards, Newton, and Joppa.