Crews continued restoring power to customers in Calcasieu and Cameron parishes, the areas struck hardest by Hurricane Laura.
Crews and contractors are on alert and ready to safely restore power to customers as quickly as possible.
While crews continue making progress restoring power to customers affected by Hurricane Laura, Entergy is also preparing for the potential impacts in the coming days of Tropical Storm Sally, which is forecast to move into the Gulf of Mexico. We encourage customers to prepare, too.
Entergy’s storm team continues to make significant progress in repairing and rebuilding the electric system in southwest Louisiana.
On Sept. 11, the company successfully restored a second high-voltage transmission line into the Lake Charles area.
Entergy’s storm team continues to work to restore power to customers in Calcasieu and Cameron parishes, the areas hit hardest by Hurricane Laura on Aug. 27. As of 7 a.m. Saturday, approximately 59,000 customers remain without power in heavily impacted southwest Louisiana.
Another restoration milestone was reached in Louisiana today with the re-energization of the second of nine high-voltage lines feeding power into the Lake Charles area.
Our crews, contractors and mutual-assistance partners are working long hours restoring service to customers as safely and as quickly as possible.