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Entergy Charitable Foundation Fuels Community Improvements
01/13/2016

The Entergy Charitable Foundation is powering life in Arkansas communities with recent grants to nonprofit partners totaling more than $290,000. Charitable organizations may apply for support by completing the application form by Feb. 1, 2016.

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News > Communities, Employees
Little Rock Firefighters, Entergy Linemen Team Up for Operation Warm Coat Project
01/07/2016

Just in time for winter's arrival, children at Geyer Springs Gifted and Talented Academy will suit up in new coats this season thanks to a partnership between the Local Firefighters Union 34 and Entergy Arkansas, Inc.

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News > Safety, Energy Efficiency
Beware the Griswold Christmas Effect; Be Safe, Save Energy with Holiday Lighting
11/23/2015

In the holiday movie classic, “National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation,” Clark Griswold sets out to create a good old-fashioned family Christmas. He lights the outside of his house with 25,000 twinkling lights, which at first fail to work (due to his faulty wiring) and then temporarily cause a city-wide power shortage and wreak havoc for his neighbors.

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News > Customers, Safety
Time Change Spotlights Good Opportunity to Consider Entergy Security Lighting
10/28/2015

Arkansas residents will be joining most of the country by setting their clocks back one hour on Nov. 2, marking the end of daylight saving time. With daylight growing shorter, now is a good time to consider outdoor security lighting, an economical and effective crime-prevention tool.

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News > Communities
Entergy Generator Finds New Life at Joplin Volunteer Fire Department
10/14/2015

What does the power company do with a spare portable electricity generator? One option is to sell it. Another is to donate it to someone who will put it to good use serving the public. For the back-up generator at historic Remmel Dam, it was Option B. And the Joplin, Ark. Volunteer Fire Department is grateful.

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News > Grid Modernization
Entergy Arkansas Implodes Remainder of Retired Ritchie Plant at Helena
08/07/2015

At 7 a.m. today the remaining two massive components of the Robert E. Ritchie power plant came crashing to the ground as a controlled implosion toppled what was left of the 51-year-old generating facility.

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News > Customers, Energy Efficiency
Keep Cool with Entergy Arkansas' Hot Weather Tips, Programs
07/13/2015

Triple-digit temperatures have returned to Arkansas, but don't let your electric bills climb along with the mercury. By taking steps to be more energy-efficient, your air conditioner will run less which will help keep your electricity bill down.

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News > Communities
Entergy Charitable Foundation Awards $48,000 to Arkansas Organizations
07/06/2015

The Entergy Charitable Foundation recently awarded Arkansas organizations more than $48,000 in grants to help create and sustain thriving communities.

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News > Leadership
McDonald to Retire in 2016; Riley, Schott named to Leadership Posts
06/08/2015

After serving a 34-year distinguished career at Entergy, with 16 at the helm of Arkansas’ largest utility, Hugh McDonald, president and CEO of Entergy Arkansas, Inc., will retire in 2016, Entergy Corp. announced today.

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