ST. LOUIS, April 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/
-- Recent press reports speculating that Ameren
Missouri and Westinghouse Electric Company will be
announcing a definitive plan to build a new nuclear
reactor at Ameren Missouri's Callaway Energy Center
site are inaccurate.
Details surrounding a potential transformative economic
development opportunity for the state of Missouri will be
provided during a press conference (see advisory below)
at 1:30 pm today.
Ameren Missouri has been providing electric and gas
service for more than a century, and our electric rates
are among the lowest in the nation. We serve 1.2 million
electric and 126,000 natural gas customers in central and
eastern Missouri. Our mission is to meet their energy
needs in a safe, reliable, efficient and environmentally
responsible manner. Our service area covers 63 counties
and more than 500 towns, including the greater St. Louis
area. For more information, visit AmerenMissouri.com.
Advisory: Gov. Nixon, Ameren Missouri, Westinghouse, to
make major announcement regarding energy, economic growth
On Thursday, April 19, Gov. Jay Nixon will join senior
executives from Westinghouse Electric Corporation and
Ameren Missouri for a major announcement about energy
development and economic growth in Missouri. This
transformative announcement will take place at 1:30 p.m.
on the lawn of the Missouri Governor's Mansion, 100
Madison St., Jefferson City.
A live satellite feed of the announcement will be
available to television stations across Missouri.
April 19, 2012
Test Pattern Start:
1:00 p.m. CT
Program Start Time:
1:30 p.m. CT
Program End Time:
3:00 p.m. CT
Txp 20K Dig Slot 3
U/L 14397 H
D/L 12097 V
Technical notes on satellite feed: There is a full-time
carrier on Galaxy 16 to aid engineers in identifying the
satellite. CBS Newspath operates full-time service at
11785 (vertical receive) with a symbol rate of 3.9787 and
an FEC of 3/4. This signal uses QPSK modulation, and is
the same polarity and only a few slots down from the
signal that will be used for the satellite feed on
Thursday. Receivers and dishes can be checked on Galaxy
16 ahead of time.
For planning purposes, please e-mail Scott.Holste@mo.gov if
you intend to cover this announcement.
SOURCE Ameren Missouri