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A winter storm dumped several inches of snow in areas and damaged equipment, including this power pole near Mountain View, and hampered access for Entergy Arkansas crews.
A winter storm dumped several inches of snow in areas and damaged equipment, including this power pole near Mountain View, and hampered access for Entergy Arkansas crews.
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Winter storm causes 36,000 Entergy Arkansas customer outages
01/25/2023

Large amounts of snow along with strong wind gusts greatly impacted the north and northwest areas of the state, causing an estimated 36,000 Entergy Arkansas customer outages at its peak Wednesday morning. The weight of the winter precipitation felled trees, broke limbs, power lines and other equipment, and damage assessments are ongoing.

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Entergy Mississippi opens new $16.6M service center
10/18/2022

Entergy Mississippi has opened a $16.6-million facility to serve as its hub for customer service, distribution operations and storm response in DeSoto County.

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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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News > Customers, Storms
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.
News > Storms
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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