It’s a fact of electric utility life that sometimes animals cause power outages. Usually, it’s squirrels. But this week it’s birds. Egrets, herons, cormorants and sometimes turkey vultures, as far as we can tell. And may we suggest you finish your breakfast before reading the explanation.
Program identifies, addresses under-performing devices
During the winter storm in February, Entergy employee Matt Courtney of Clinton received a call from an elderly neighbor whose power was out. She had been running a space heater with a portable generator and needed help connecting it to her refrigerator to keep her food from spoiling.
Transmission plays a vital role in contributing to Entergy’s environmental and sustainability strategy. MISO’s DPP is an avenue for Entergy to support the development of renewable energy across our service territory and for prospective Interconnection Customers to interconnect new generation facilities to our transmission system.
Three generations of Vaughans power life for Entergy customers.
Late in 2017, Entergy and Utility Communication Architecture International hosted the first North American plug fest, a transmission system integration conference, in New Orleans.
“Dub Sub” will offer cross-functional, hands-on learning opportunities