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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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Scenes like this one in Pine Bluff may be found throughout the southern half of Arkansas following Easter Sunday storms. Photo by Anthony Holmes.
Scenes like this one in Pine Bluff may be found throughout the southern half of Arkansas following Easter Sunday storms. Photo by Anthony Holmes.
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Entergy Arkansas Work Crews Continuing to Restore Power Due to Easter Sunday Storms
04/13/2020

Violent winds and thunderstorms Easter Sunday caused some 128,000 customer outages across the Entergy Arkansas service territory, with damage that could take multiple days to repair.

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Entergy Corporation Earns EEI Emergency Assistance Award and Emergency Recovery Award
01/08/2020

The Edison Electric Institute (EEI) today presented Entergy Corporation with the association’s “Emergency Assistance Award” after a severe windstorm impacted Dallas in June. Entergy also received the association’s “Emergency Recovery Award” for its outstanding power restoration efforts after Hurricane Barry hit Louisiana in July.

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Entergy Earns EEI Emergency Assistance Award and Emergency Recovery Award
01/08/2020

The Edison Electric Institute (EEI) today presented Entergy Corporation with the association’s “Emergency Assistance Award” after a severe windstorm impacted Dallas in June. Entergy also received the association’s “Emergency Recovery Award” for its outstanding power restoration efforts after Hurricane Barry hit Louisiana in July.

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Entergy Earns 30th EEI Emergency Response Award
01/10/2019

Entergy Corporation has received its 30th Emergency Response Award from the Edison Electric Institute for its exceptional assistance in restoring power to citizens following Hurricane Florence in September 2018.

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