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The industrial benefits of the Entergy region across the Gulf Coast
Entergy executives and government officials gathered in Westlake, Louisiana, on Jan. 22, 2018, to break ground for the Lake Charles Power Station, an $872 million natural gas-fired combined-cycle unit. The plant, which is scheduled to be in commercial operation by June 2020, will produce enough energy to meet the average power needs of 675,000 Louisiana homes.
Outages identified more accurately. Faster outage restoration response times. Billing and service questions answered more efficiently. Potential energy saving tools for customers. These are all benefits of Entergy Louisiana’s vision for a smarter energy future, through the company’s deployment of advanced metering.
A look at the resources and technologies Entergy uses to ensure everyone gets the information they need when storms and outages occur.