Aug. 09DECATUR — With more than 40,000 square miles to cover, Ameren Illinois is seizing on increasingly popular drone technology that allows it to take to the skies and view the world from above.

The company demonstrated the capabilities of one of its small, propeller-powered machines during a display Wednesday, showcasing its ability to take high-quality images in a variety of situations. Since the company first became interested in the unmanned aerial devices last year, they have become crucial to i…
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