Summer started early this year for Southeast Texas, and there is no sign of the heat letting up anytime soon! To help customers keep their cool, Entergy Texas, Inc. is donating 1,300 fans this year to those in need.
“This year’s fan drive brings the total number of fans donated by Entergy Texas to more than 20,000 since the program started 18 years ago,” said Stuart Barrett, interim vice president of customer service. “Fans can make a big difference in customers’ electric bills. By placing them strategically throughout a room, the fans can help supplement the use of air conditioning and help the room feel several degrees cooler.”
The 18th Annual Beat the Heat Fan Program brings the total of fans distributed to qualified customers to 20,600. The fans are being delivered to 30 locations throughout the company’s service region this week, including:
When using fans, remember to turn them off when you do not need them. They still use electricity whether you are in the room to enjoy them or not. Besides fans, consider the following tips to save energy and keep your costs lower without sacrificing comfort:
For more information on how to save money and keep your cool this summer, visit www.entergytexas.com/savemoney.
Entergy Texas, Inc. provides electricity to approximately 450,000 customers in 27 counties. Entergy Corporation is an integrated energy company engaged primarily in electric power production and retail distribution operations. Entergy owns and operates power plants with approximately 30,000 megawatts of electric generating capacity, including nearly 9,000 megawatts of nuclear power. Entergy delivers electricity to 2.9 million utility customers in Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas. Entergy has annual revenues of approximately $11 billion and more than 13,000 employees.