Even in parts of the state where extremely cold temperatures are somewhat rare, it's still important to be prepared for freezing and inclement weather, which can move in quickly.
It’s more important than ever to strengthen and modernize the U.S. power grid. Entergy's Drew Marsh recently sat down with Axios to explain why and how we’re strengthening and modernizing the power grid along the Gulf Coast region.
We’re proving our commitment to reliability by modernizing our grid. By the end of 2023, we're projected to spend more than $9.5 million on FOCUS program projects across our service area.
The next phase of construction includes installing utility poles and lines, building new distribution lines and setting the foundation for new substation sites.
DeSoto County is the fastest growing county in Mississippi. In response, we've poured $4.8 million into strengthening the grid and increasing load capacity in and around Lewisburg.
Grid Resilience and Innovation Partnerships Funds to improve New Orleans community resilience
Proposed $1B investment will cut outage times by half
The company has developed the most comprehensive energy grid upgrade plan in the city’s history.
Recently, Chairman and CEO Drew Marsh joined key New Orleans leaders and policymakers to discuss best strategies to modernize the United States power grid, accelerate the clean energy transition and improve energy reliability and resilience.
The replacement of the wood structures represents the majority of a $28 million annual investment Entergy Mississippi is making to harden the grid. So far, more than 1,000 aged wood structures have been replaced.