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Photo of extensive damage in St. Bernard Parish following severe storms.
Photo of extensive damage in St. Bernard Parish following severe storms.
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Power restoration underway in hard-hit Orleans, St. Bernard parishes
03/23/2022

Portions of electric system to be rebuilt following extensive damage from a devastating tornado

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Entergy New Orleans submits storm reserve replenishment filing
03/02/2022

Entergy New Orleans seeks The New Orleans City Council’s approval to issue $150,000,000 in securitized bonds to replenish the Company’s storm reserve, which was fully depleted following Hurricane Ida restoration efforts.

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First Light Comes to the Greater New Orleans Area
09/01/2021

The first light is a sign of hope, early this morning, as Entergy crews turn power on for some customers in Eastern New Orleans with generation supplied by the New Orleans Power Station.

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Entergy: Two Viable Paths for First Light into The Greater New Orleans Area
08/31/2021

Just two days after Hurricane Ida delivered a catastrophic blow to Louisiana, Entergy has determined two options to bring first lights into the Greater New Orleans area by late evening Wednesday, Sept. 1.

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Entergy Crews Assessing Damages, Restoring Power as Hurricane Laura Travels North
08/27/2020

Members of Entergy’s storm team are assessing damages and restoring power where it is safe to do so after Hurricane Laura made landfall Thursday near Cameron as a catastrophic Category 4 hurricane, causing widespread damage to Entergy’s electrical system and knocking out power to customers across Louisiana and east Texas.

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Entergy Arkansas Works to Restore Final Outages Friday, Saturday
04/17/2020

As of Friday morning, a team of 3,308 Entergy Arkansas employees, contractors and workers from other utility companies has restored power to 103,000 of the 128,000 who lost electrical service when violent storms ripped through the state Easter Sunday.

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Getting the lights on today in Allport -- near Stuttgart.
Getting the lights on today in Allport -- near Stuttgart.
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Entergy Arkansas Restores Power to Majority of Customers with Storm-related Outages
04/16/2020

More than 3,300 Entergy employees, contractors and linemen borrowed from other utility companies are working to rebuild the electrical system, which includes replacing 1,375 broken poles, more than 2,000 spans of wire and all the related electrical components.

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Maintaining social distancing and wearing protective masks adds to the challenge of restoring power to 128,000 customers. This scene was in Smackover Tuesday.
Maintaining social distancing and wearing protective masks adds to the challenge of restoring power to 128,000 customers. This scene was in Smackover Tuesday.
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More than 71,000 Outages Restored from 128,000 Peak
04/15/2020

Entergy Arkansas has restored power to more than half of its customers who had outages from the storms late Easter Sunday and early Monday morning. About 57,000 outages remain, down from a peak of 128,000 during the severe thunderstorms.

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Linemen replace one of 680 poles broken in Sunday's storm.
Linemen replace one of 680 poles broken in Sunday's storm.
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Entergy Arkansas Restoration Crews Making Progress
04/14/2020

Entergy Arkansas restoration crews and additional workers have restored more than 43,000 outages, down from a peak of 128,000 due to damage from Easter Sunday storms.

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