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Entergy Louisiana to Bring Advanced Meters to Homes and Businesses

Entergy Louisiana customers are a step closer to enjoying the benefits of a smarter energy future – which include faster outage restoration, improved customer service and access to money-saving tools. The Louisiana Public Service Commission voted today to approve a multi-year plan to install advanced meters at homes and businesses served by Entergy Louisiana

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Entergy Louisiana Donates $920,000 to The Power To Care

The heat index is hitting the triple digits on a regular basis and driving increased electricity use as Louisianians try to stay cool. And that means many elderly and disabled Entergy Louisiana customers will need extra help with energy costs in the coming weeks. Thanks to the generosity of customers, Entergy employees and shareholders, those elderly and disabled Louisiana customers who need help with their utility bills have a place to turn – The Power to Care.

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Entergy Rolls Out $760,000 in Grants to Fuel Stronger Communities in Louisiana

Young engineers at Louisiana State University will be preparing for future careers with new state-of-the-art lab equipment thanks to a recent grant from the Entergy Charitable Foundation. The LSU Foundation and 12 other nonprofit organizations in Louisiana communities were awarded $760,000 in the foundation’s first round of grants for 2017.

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Burnin’ Like a Heat Wave! Now is the Time to Prepare for Summer Temps

Summer is here and what’s better to go with sizzling summer temperatures than some cool savings? Before temperatures start burnin’ like a heat wave, take some time now to prepare for their effect on your energy bill by implementing some simple and efficient solutions at your home or business.

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Entergy Louisiana Receives Approval to Build Lake Charles Power Station

The Louisiana Public Service Commission voted today to approve construction of the Lake Charles Power Station, a 994-megawatt combined-cycle power plant in Westlake. The natural gas-fired plant is a key element of Entergy Louisiana’s plan to provide the clean, efficient energy needed to power economic growth and bring even more savings to its customers.

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Entergy Monitoring Development of Potential Tropical Storm

Entergy’s Louisiana utilities have their eyes on the Gulf of Mexico as they monitor a tropical system expected to impact much of the state as it swirls closer to the coast.

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Community’s Gateways Improvement Project Begins Phase 2

Entergy’s support of the initiative continues with a $25,000 grant.

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Entergy Louisiana Is Storm Ready for the 2017 Hurricane Season

Today marks the official start of the 2017 hurricane season, and Entergy Louisiana employees are ready to respond if a major storm threatens the state.

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Move to MISO Delivering Benefits

BATON ROUGE, La. – Customers are racking up savings thanks to Entergy Louisiana's membership in MISO, a regional transmission organization.

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Entergy’s River Bend Station Completes Scheduled Refueling and Maintenance Outage

Work Boosts Local Economy by Bringing in 1,100 Additional Workers

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Phillip May, president and CEO of Entergy Louisiana, presents donations aimed at helping the ongoing recovery from last year’s historic floods to Elizabeth Egle of SBP and Capt. Brett Meredith of The Salvation Army of Greater Baton Rouge.

Entergy Donations Aimed at Flood Recovery in the Baton Rouge Area

In continuing its efforts to help Baton Rouge customers and community partners recover from last year’s devastating floods, Entergy has awarded grants totaling $225,000 to two nonprofits.

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Entergy Louisiana to Start Construction on $60 Million Reliability Project

Construction starts March 1 on a $60 million transmission project that will improve service reliability for Plaquemines Parish residents and help meet the power needs of the area’s growing economy.

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Entergy Urges Parade-Goers to Stay Safe and Be Vigilant

It’s Carnival time! As the beads and other items go flying through the air, Entergy Louisiana, LLC reminds you not only about the importance of being safe around power lines, but also staying alert as well. Festive metallic balloons that folks release into the air can also cause problems. If they get caught in power lines, they can cause power outages.

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Entergy Louisiana Kicks Off Super Tax Day Super Bowl Weekend

On Super Bowl weekend, Entergy Louisiana and the Capital Area United Way volunteers are kicking off the tax season by making sure the big winners are local customers who claim their Earned Income Tax Credit.

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St. Charles Power Station: Generating Louisiana's Growth

Entergy Louisiana customers moved a step closer to saving millions in fuel costs and helping the environment with today’s ceremony formally kicking off construction of the St. Charles Power Station.

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$1 Million in Grants Help Build Stronger Communities in Louisiana

Small businesses damaged by flooding in southeast Louisiana are among the beneficiaries of the Entergy Charitable Foundation's second round of grants awarded in 2016. Grants to the Louisiana Association of Business and Industry and other nonprofit organizations in Louisiana communities totaled more than $1 million. LABI created the Louisiana Small Business Rebirth Fund to help flood-damaged businesses rebuild and re-open.

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Refund, Rate Reduction Coming to Most Entergy Louisiana Customers

BATON ROUGE, La. – Most Entergy Louisiana customers will receive more than $70 million in refunds on their January bill and an ongoing $9.4 million rate reduction as part of an agreement involving the cost to replace steam generators at the Waterford 3 nuclear plant.

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Winter is Coming: The Time to Implement Energy-Saving Measures is Now

While warmer-than-normal temperatures this fall may have you thinking that winter isn’t coming, it’s right around the corner. In fact, low temperatures are forecasted to drop this week and stay cold for a couple of nights in a row.

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Powering the Future of Louisiana

Entergy Louisiana, LLC today received approval from the Louisiana Public Service Commission to build a new natural gas-fired, combined-cycle power plant in St. Charles Parish.

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Entergy Companies Invest More Than $1 Million to Develop Louisiana Workforce

To help meet the workforce needs of Louisiana’s rapid economic growth, Entergy’s Louisiana companies announced today an investment of more than $1 million in shareholder dollars to support local workforce development training programs.

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Entergy Sponsors Series on Challenges Facing Louisiana Veterans

A series exploring the challenges facing veterans who are transitioning out of the military is airing on Louisiana Public Broadcasting.

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Entergy Reminds Customers to Watch Out for Utility Bill Scam

Scammers never stop, no matter what time of year it is. And Entergy reminds you to be wary, as scammers are getting more aggressive in their ongoing efforts to target unsuspecting customers.

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Entergy Louisiana Recognizes Capital Region with We Power Life Celebration

Entergy Louisiana celebrated local organizations and non-profit agencies who have received 120 Entergy grant contributions over the past two years.

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Entergy Louisiana Recognizes South Region with We Power Life Celebration

Entergy Louisiana celebrated local organizations and non-profit agencies who have received 125 Entergy grant contributions over the past two years.

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Entergy Louisiana Celebrates North Region with We Power Life Luncheon

Entergy Louisiana celebrated local organizations and non-profit agencies who have received nearly 100 Entergy grant contributions over the past two years.

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Entergy Louisiana Celebrates Southwest Region with We Power Life Luncheon

Entergy Louisiana celebrated local organizations and non-profit agencies who have received nearly 100 Entergy grant contributions over the past two years.

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Entergy Donates $300,000 to BRAF Flood Relief Fund

Entergy Corporation has contributed $300,000 to the Baton Rouge Area Foundation’s Louisiana Flood Relief Fund, which will be granted by the Foundation to local nonprofits that are responding to the biggest rainstorm in modern Louisiana history.

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Entergy Restores Power to Majority of Customers After Historic Flooding

Power has been restored to all of the customers who can safely receive it. Some houses are still underwater in the St. Amant, Sorrento and False River areas, and it may take some time to re-energize an estimated 2,000 customers whose flood damage was so severe they cannot yet be re-connected. Entergy will continue working with these customers on an individual basis until their power can be restored.

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Entergy Louisiana Opens Customer Information Centers

Entergy Louisiana has opened centers to provide information for customers who have questions on how to get service restored to their flood-damaged homes or businesses.

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Entergy Crews Conducting House by House Damage Assessment

Entergy crews from four states are walking through neighborhoods across south Louisiana, inspecting electrical equipment and working to re-energize lines where it is safe to do so.

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Restoration Efforts Continue After Great Flood of 2016

Process for restoration to flooded homes outlined

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Entergy Louisiana, LLC Announces Redemption of First Mortgage Bonds, 5.875% Series due June 15, 2041

Entergy Louisiana, LLC Announces Redemption of First Mortgage Bonds, 5.875% Series due June 15, 2041

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Entergy Louisiana, LLC Announces Redemption of First Mortgage Bonds, 6% Series due March 15, 2040

Entergy Louisiana, LLC Announces Redemption of First Mortgage Bonds, 6% Series due March 15, 2040

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Floodwaters Receding in Some Areas, Rising in Others as Restoration Continues

Entergy Louisiana crews continue to work on restoring service to customers affected by the historic Louisiana flooding as water recedes in some areas.

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Entergy Crews Continue Restoration Work, But Efforts Hampered by Floodwaters

Entergy Louisiana crews expect to restore power to all customers who can accept it by Monday night, but floodwaters are continuing to restrict restoration efforts to thousands of homes and businesses in the hardest hit areas of south Louisiana.

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Nearly $600,000 in Grants Awarded To Improve Lives and Organizations in Louisiana

More than 18,000 students in the Baton Rouge area are among the beneficiaries of the Entergy Charitable Foundation’s grants for the first half of 2016.

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The Heat is On! Stay One Step Ahead by Implementing Simple Solutions

The heat is on! While summer temperatures are reaching sweltering levels outside, you can stay one step ahead of their effect on your energy bill by implementing some simple and efficient solutions inside your home or business.

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Entergy Louisiana to Provide 75 Megawatts of Power to Two Chemical Plants

Entergy Louisiana, LLC has entered into two agreements to supply power to LACC, LLC and Lotte Chemical Louisiana LLC facilities in southwest Louisiana.

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Holeman Named Manager of New Business Development for Entergy Louisiana

Entergy Louisiana, LLC has named Jeff Holeman manager of new business development. Holeman will be responsible for continuing to lead our focused initiatives to enhance the competitiveness of our service area through strong partnerships with our state, regional and local economic development allies and the real estate community across Louisiana.

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Entergy Gets Storm Ready for 2016 Hurricane Season; Preparation help, communications tips available

Weather forecasts released this spring differ in their predictions for the 2016 tropical storm season. Whether there are no storms, two storms or 10, Entergy Louisiana stands ready to restore power to customers if one strikes in the areas it serves.

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Entergy Community Power Scholarships Awarded to Louisiana Students

Community-minded graduating high school seniors have been awarded Entergy Community Power Scholarships. Scholarships are $5,000 and presented to students from families of Entergy employees. Recipients are recognized for their volunteerism and academic success.

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Call 811 Before You Dig; Stay Safe by Knowing Where Utility Lines Are Buried

Spring is here and warmer temperatures may have you wanting to get out and make your landscape look gorgeous. Since the first step in any project is to do your research, Entergy Louisiana reminds you to grab your phone first and call 811 before working that shovel.

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Entergy Louisiana Among Louisiana Clean Fuel Leader Award Winners

Entergy Louisiana, LLC was among the companies honored by Louisiana Clean Fuels for its work to reduce emissions from its vehicle fleet.

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Celebrate National Lineman Appreciation Day April 18 by Thanking a Lineman; Entergy Louisiana recognizes the hard work and dedication of its line workers

Entergy is marking a special day Monday, April 18, when it honors its thousands of frontline workers on National Lineman Appreciation Day. The designation was established by the U.S. Senate in 2013 in recognition of those who work tirelessly to keep the lights on in our communities.

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Entergy Corporation Chairman and CEO Leo Denault, Mississippi Governor Phil Bryant, and Entergy Mississippi President and CEO Haley Fisackerly announce a $250,000 grant to Jobs for America, supporting workforce development initiatives in Mississippi, Arka

Entergy Building Workforce through New Partnership

Jackson, Mississippi – Expanding workforce training and readiness programs in Mississippi, Arkansas and Louisiana is the purpose of a new $250,000 grant to Jobs for America’s Graduates from Entergy Corporation.

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Wired for growth!

Entergy officials joined with business and community leaders and elected officials at the Nelson Power Station in Westlake today to “cut the wire” on one of the largest single transmission projects in Entergy’s history.

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Entergy Corporation Subsidiaries Close Transaction to Buy Union Power Station

Taking a major step toward providing additional efficient, clean energy resources for new and existing customers and modernizing the company’s power generation fleet, Entergy Corporation (NYSE: ETR) announced that its subsidiaries, Entergy Arkansas, Inc., Entergy Louisiana, LLC, and Entergy New Orleans, Inc., closed their purchase of the 1,980-megawatt (summer rating) Union Power Station located near El Dorado, Arkansas. The purchase was closed on Thursday.

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Entergy Louisiana Advocates for More Energy Assistance for Low-Income Customers

During LIHEAP Action Day March 2, Entergy Louisiana representatives and community partners will be making the case for increased funding of the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program. The funding goal is at least $4.7 billion for 2017.

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Entergy Crews Wrapping Up Storm Response Today

Power has been restored to the vast majority of customers affected by Tuesday's violent storms. All other customers without power that are capable of receiving it should have their services restored by the end of today.

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Entergy Crews Make Significant Progress Restoring Power to Hardest Hit Areas

Entergy crews expect to have power restored by late today for most customers in the areas hit hardest by Tuesday's violent storms.

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Storms Cause Extensive Damage to Electric Infrastructure in Louisiana

Violent storms that ripped through southeastern Louisiana on Tuesday spawning multiple tornadoes have caused severe and extensive damage to Entergy's electrical infrastructure, slowing efforts by more than 1,000 restoration workers diligently trying to restore service to customers.

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Entergy Crews Responding Quickly to Damage Left by Violent Weather

Entergy crews are out in force working to restore power to the thousands of customers affected by the violent storms that swept across south Louisiana throughout Tuesday.

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Here Comes Severe Weather

Storms sweeping the state on Tuesday may possibly spawn tornadoes, damaging winds and torrential downpours. Entergy Louisiana is prepared to respond to power outages as the system progresses and has additional crews ready to respond as needed.

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Entergy Louisiana Helps Power Life by Sponsoring Free Tax Prep, Super Tax Days

Entergy Louisiana LLC is sponsoring Super Tax Day -- a free tax preparation event provided by local volunteers and community advocates for working families. The event will be held on Feb. 6, 2016, at Baton Rouge Community College, 201 Community College Drive in Baton Rouge. Volunteers certified by the Internal Revenue Service help local residents determine if they qualify for the federal Earned Income Tax Credit program and other refunds and credits due.

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Entergy Urges Parade-Goers to Stay Safe and Be Vigilant

It's Carnival time! Before everybody starts having fun as the popular tune goes, Entergy New Orleans, Inc. and Entergy Louisiana, LLC want to remind you not only about the importance of being safe around power lines but staying alert as well. "Being aware of what's happening around you is the key element to staying safe, and we want to remind locals and visitors alike that awareness is a shared responsibility," said Melonie Stewart, director of customer service. "So while you're enjoying the thrill of catching beads, make sure to keep safety as your top priority."

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Entergy Charitable Foundation Fuels Community Improvements

The Entergy Charitable Foundation is powering life in Louisiana communities with recent grants to nonprofit partners totaling $270,000. Charitable organizations may apply for support by completing the application form by Feb. 1, 2016.

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'Tis the Season for Energy Bill Scams

Scammers never stop, not even for the holidays. Entergy Louisiana reminds customers to be weary this season as scammers are using craftier methods to steal their money.

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Entergy Suggests Ways to Save on Winter Energy Costs Before Weather Turns Frightful

Although we're currently experiencing warmer temperatures, it won't be long before the mercury starts to drop and you'll crank up your heater to keep the chill at bay. Entergy wants to remind you of helpful energy-saving tips so you can stay warm and cozy while keeping your wallet happy.

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Don't Take a 'Vacation' when Decking the Halls!

Don't take a ‘vacation' when decking the halls! Entergy reminds you to be safe and save energy when lighting up the season.

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Entergy Louisiana, LLC Announces Partial Redemption of First Mortgage Bonds, 6% Series due March 15, 2040

Entergy Louisiana, LLC announced today that on December 30, 2015 (the "Redemption Date"), it will redeem $32,000,000 principal amount of its outstanding First Mortgage Bonds, 6% Series due March 15, 2040, (the "Bonds"), at the redemption price of 100 percent of the principal amount thereof (the "Redemption Price") plus accrued interest thereon to but excluding the Redemption Date.

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Entergy Louisiana to Power Lake Charles LNG

Entergy Louisiana, LLC has entered into an agreement to supply power to the proposed Lake Charles LNG project in southwest Louisiana.

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Entergy to Power Additional 11.3 Megawatts to Two Industrial Customers

Entergy Louisiana, LLC announces the addition of two commercial contractual agreements executed in southwest Louisiana.

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Entergy Donates More Than $2.1 Million to Power to Care Fund

Unexpected medical bills, loss of a job or other economic hardships can be difficult for anyone. But for senior citizens and disabled citizens, it can be devastating.

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State Regulators Give Thumbs Up to Combining Entergy’s Louisiana Utilities

Customers of Entergy Louisiana, LLC and Entergy Gulf States Louisiana, L.L.C. will soon be served by a single utility company created through a transaction approved today by the Louisiana Public Service Commission.

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Keep Your Cool This Summer with Entergy’s Hot Weather Tips

BATON ROUGE, La. – The mercury is beginning its climb up the thermometer, and you can bet it will be a long time before it begins to retreat. Don’t let your electric bills climb with it. By taking steps to be more energy-efficient, your air conditioner will run less and that, in turn, will help keep your electricity bill down.

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Are You Ready? Entergy Urges Customers to Prepare for Tropical Disturbance

Preparation is the key to weathering severe storms. As Disturbance 7 moves across the Gulf of Mexico, Entergy urges customers to monitor the weather and implement their own storm plans if needed.

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MISO Membership Produces Millions in Savings for Entergy’s Louisiana Customers

Customers of Entergy's Louisiana utilities saved an estimated $120 million during the first year of membership in MISO, formally known as the Midcontinent Independent System Operator, Inc.

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Power Restoration for Most Customers Concluding Tonight

Power restoration for all customers who can take it should conclude by late tonight for those affected by Monday's violent storms. Restoration for the hard-hit sections of Baton Rouge and Labadieville will extend to tomorrow.

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Power Restoration Continues Tonight

Power has been restored to the vast majority of customers affected by Monday’s violent storms, and all customers outside of the hardest hit areas should have power restored by Wednesday night.

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Most Louisiana Customers Should Have Power by Tuesday Night

Approximately 90 percent of Louisiana customers should have power restored by Tuesday night and nearly all others affected by Monday's violent storms should have electricity restored by Wednesday.

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Entergy Crews Quickly Responding as Strong Storm System Moves Across State

Entergy crews are responding to extensive outages Monday as a strong line of storms packing strong wind gusts, tornadoes, large hail and frequent lightning strikes moved across south Louisiana, causing extensive damage to the state's power grid.

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Entergy Crews Repairing Extensive Damage Caused by Violent Storm System

Entergy crews are out in force working quickly to restore power following the violent chain of storms that struck Louisiana Monday, causing severe damage to Entergy's grid and knocking out power to approximately 176,000 customers across the state.

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Entergy Crews Spring into Action as Storms Pound Southwest Louisiana

Sunday night a line of severe thunderstorms produced high winds and large hail, causing severe damage to the electrical grid in Acadia, Calcasieu, Cameron and Jefferson Davis parishes.

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Entergy Continues Repairs in Weather-Battered Southwest Louisiana

Entergy crews expect to have power restored tonight to about 95 percent of the customers affected by the Sunday night thunderstorms that caused significant damage to Entergy's southwest Louisiana electrical grid.

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Entergy Earns EEI 2014 Emergency Recovery Award; 22nd Award Continues 17-year Record

Entergy today received the Edison Electric Institute's Emergency Recovery Award to recognize the company's exceptional power restoration efforts during five different storm events over the course of the past year.

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Entergy Louisiana to Power Expanded CF Industries Facility

Entergy Louisiana, LLC has signed a five-year agreement to provide an additional 60 megawatts of electricity to power CF Industries'€™ expanding nitrogen facility in Donaldsonville, one of many projects that are part of the industrial renaissance underway in Louisiana.

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Entergy’s Louisiana Utilities Prepare as Winter Storm Approaches

Companies offer safety, money-saving and other tips

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Entergy’s Louisiana Utilities Prepared for Winter Weather

Companies offer safety, money-saving and other tips

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Entergy Urges Parade-Goers to Stay Safe Around Power Lines

Companies offer safety tips during the Carnival season

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Free Tax Prep Sponsored by Entergy’s Louisiana Utilities During Super Tax Days

Community groups and volunteers help residents claim Earned Income Tax Credit

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Entergy Charitable Foundation Awards $357,000 to Community Organizations

More than a dozen Louisiana nonprofit organizations were awarded some $357,000 in grants

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Ninemile 6 Key Step in Entergy’s Plan to Modernize Generation Fleet

Unit to Cut Fuel Costs, Produce Reliable, Affordable Power for Louisiana Customers

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Entergy Positions for Future Economic Growth

 Major Transmission Project to Enhance Reliability, Help Drive Creation of New Jobs

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Entergy's Louisiana Utilities Prepared for Winter Weather

Companies offer safety, money-saving and other tips

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Entergy Donates $1 Million to The Power to Care Fund

Charitable donations go to agencies committed to helping those in need

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Generation Cornerstone: Ninemile 6 Joins Entergy’s Power Portfolio

560-megawatt Unit Will Help Meet Needs of Louisiana’s Growing Industrial Sector

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Powering the Industrial Renaissance

Entergy Gulf States Louisiana Agrees to Buy New Generation to Meet Future Load Growth

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Keep Safety First When Decking the Halls

Entergy wishes you a safe and happy holiday season

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Entergy Helps Customers Earn $100 Million in Earned Income Tax Credits

Initiative Recognized by U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation as Best Economic Empowerment Program

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Freezing Temps Can Mean Higher Energy Bills

Jack Frost dropped by a bit early this year, and that could mean higher-than-normal utility bills for Louisiana customers.

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Entergy Louisiana, Entergy New Orleans Seek Permission to Transfer Algiers Operations

The transfer is intended to streamline utility regulation in the city

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