The Text Us option gives you convenience and control from anywhere at any time. My Account participants can register a mobile device (so we know who you are) and then you can Text Us to easily manage your Alliant Energy account.  

To get started, text REG to 255255. You will be asked to provide your Alliant Energy account number.

command purpose
REG
Register your device to receive alerts. Follow the text prompts. You will need your 10-digit account number and billing zip code in order to validate your account.
SUB
Subscribe to Account Alerts. You will be added to the alert types for which you are eligible (Outage alerts, Bill reminders, Payment notices) 
OUT
Report an electrical power outage affecting your area. You will need to confirm by entering your billing zip code.
STAT Request a status update on an electrical power outage currently affecting your area.
PAUSE Temporarily stop alerts from being sent to your phone for a 24 hour period. Alerts will automatically resume after 24 hours.
RESUME Resume paused alerts before they are automatically resumed.
STOP Cancel Account Alerts. You will not receive any further alerts after this is sent. You can re-subscribe to alerts at any time using SUB.
BAL Request your current Alliant Energy account balance.
PAY Make a payment on your Alliant Energy account. You will need to have your banking information saved in My Account prior to making a payment. 
HELP Provides help with text commands by providing a list of commands from which you can choose.
APP Receive a link to download our free mobile app