Companies offer safety, money-saving and other tips
BATON ROUGE, La. – Entergy Louisiana, LLC and Entergy Gulf States Louisiana, L.L.C. crews are standing by, ready to respond should a forecasted winter storm cause damage to the electrical system in north Louisiana.
Forecasts call for the possibility of frozen precipitation across portions of north Louisiana tonight and Monday.
“We hope there are no outages from this winter storm system, but we are ready to respond,” said Todd Bordelon, senior regional customer service manager. “We have a lot of experience restoring power as safely and quickly as possible, and we want to assure everyone that we will do just that.”
Customers are encouraged to download Entergy’s free mobile app to access outage maps, sign up for text alerts, report outages and view information. In addition, storm-preparedness and safety tips are available to customers through the Entergy Storm Center.
Make Safety the First Priority
“As with any storm, safety is always our first priority and we want it to be yours too,” Bordelon said. “We urge everyone to monitor the weather and prepare to implement their own winter storm plans if needed.”
Here are some convenient tips. For more, visit the Entergy Storm Center.
Stay Comfy, Save Money
Besides urging customers to keep safety at the forefront, Entergy’s Louisiana companies also offer tips to help customers battle winter’s chill, while still keeping a lid on energy bills:
More tips, as well as clear, do-it-yourself videos, to help put these ideas to work can be found at entergy.com/savemoney. Customers of Entergy’s Louisiana utilities can visit EntergySolutionsLA.com.
Entergy Louisiana, LLC and Entergy Gulf States Louisiana, L.L.C. provide electric service to more than one million Louisiana customers. Additionally, Entergy Gulf States Louisiana provides natural gas service to nearly 93,000 customers in the greater Baton Rouge area. With operations in southern, central and northeastern Louisiana, the companies are subsidiaries of Entergy Corporation.
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 10,000 megawatts of nuclear power, making it one of the nation’s leading nuclear generators. Entergy delivers electricity to 2.8 million utility customers in Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas. Entergy has annual revenues of more than $12 billion and approximately 13,000 employees.