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SEARCY SOLAR ENERGY CENTER HAS 350,000 PANELS
SEARCY SOLAR ENERGY CENTER HAS 350,000 PANELS
News > Customers, Growth, Environment
Entergy Arkansas Searcy Solar Energy Center Now Online
01/27/2022

The newest solar generation source in the Entergy Arkansas portfolio of renewable resources is online and pumping power onto the electric grid, officials recently announced.

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Entergy Mississippi Announces Largest Expansion of Renewable Power in State History
11/10/2021

Company to add 1,000 MW of solar and other renewable energy; plan draws praise from governor, state’s public service commissioners

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News > Growth, Environment
Entergy Louisiana to Purchase 475 Megawatts of Solar Power
11/09/2021

Entergy Louisiana will soon grow its green power-generating portfolio by purchasing 475-megawatts of additional solar power.

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News > Environment
New Analysis Shows Continuing Declines in US Power Sector Air Emissions, Growth in Renewable Energy
07/20/2021

U.S. power sector carbon dioxide emissions fell 10% between 2019 and 2020 according to a new analysis released today. This is the largest year-over-year decrease since the report was first released in 1997.

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News > Growth, Grid Modernization, Customers
Entergy New Orleans' Green Power Option Receives Green-e® Energy Certification
06/23/2021

The Green Power Option gives residential and business customers in New Orleans the power to match some or all of their electricity usage with clean, renewable energy generated in Louisiana.

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Virtually emission-free nuclear power remains Entergy Arkansas' largest source of power, by far.
Virtually emission-free nuclear power remains Entergy Arkansas' largest source of power, by far.
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Entergy Arkansas Seeks More Proposals for Green Power
06/11/2021

Entergy Arkansas posted an intent recently to issue a request for proposals for up to 500 megawatts of solar and wind capacity to add to its electricity generating portfolio by 2026.

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Like Searcy Solar, shown here, West Memphis Solar will produce utility-scale electricity from sunshine..
Like Searcy Solar, shown here, West Memphis Solar will produce utility-scale electricity from sunshine..
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Proposed West Memphis Facility to be Company's Largest Solar Project, So Far
06/11/2021

As part of its commitment to provide more renewable resources, Entergy Arkansas plans to add a large-scale solar farm of 180 megawatts on 1,600 acres near West Memphis in 2023.

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Panel by photovoltaic panel, Searcy Solar is coming together.
Panel by photovoltaic panel, Searcy Solar is coming together.
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Searcy Solar Set to Begin Turning Sunshine into Electricity in December
06/11/2021

Construction of the Searcy Solar power generating plant is about halfway complete. When the facility goes online by the end of this year, it will have a capacity of 100 megawatts of emission-free power.

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Carpenter Dam has been generating electricity for Entergy Arkansas customers since 1931.
Carpenter Dam has been generating electricity for Entergy Arkansas customers since 1931.
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From Sawdust to Sunshine: A Brief History of Entergy Arkansas Power Generation
06/11/2021

Arkansas Power and Light founder Harvey Couch made a deal in 1913 to purchase sawdust – the company’s first fuel source – to burn and power a steam-powered turbine and send power through a 20-mile transmission line to customers in Malvern and Arkadelphia.

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We're Fighting Climate Change so Our Communities Have a Bright Future
06/09/2021

Entergy is actively working toward a clean energy future for everyone.

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