Entergy

Chris Miller
August 14, 2019 - 9:18 am
Members of the New Orleans City Council today will discuss hiring a new legal team to handle its appeal in the New Orleans East power plant case. A judge ruled in June that the council violated open meetings laws, even though it was Entergy who got the blame for astroturfing hearings on the project...
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Entergy
Thomas Perumean
August 02, 2019 - 7:01 am
Entergy has shutdown Waterford 3, the nearby nuclear plant near the St. Charles-St. John Parish line for required repairs. A fix is needed to a weld in a pipeline that's an integral part of the plants emergency shutdown system. Crews monitoring the weld, indicated it was at the point where...
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Chris Miller
July 31, 2019 - 2:03 pm
UPDATE: Entergy reports most power restored as of 3:35 p.m. Entergy reports about 1,200 customers without power in the Lower Garden District, Central City, and CBD, and another 1,400 without power in the Garden District. The outage has knocked out traffic signals under the Pontchartrain Expressway...
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Jim Hanzo
July 14, 2019 - 9:28 pm
Entergy announced that as of 8 p.m. Sunday there were 28 thousand customers who remain without power in Louisiana. According to a news release, crews continue restoring service and assessing damage from Barry. Entergy says they've faced several challenge which include, inaccessible roadways, and...
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WWL Newsroom
July 13, 2019 - 3:25 am
More than 30,000 people have lost power in Louisiana as Tropical Storm Barry moves closer to landfall on the south-central coast. According to Entergy Louisiana's outages map, more than 29,000 customers had been affected by power outages as of 2:11 a.m., local time, Saturday. The biggest outages...
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Thomas Perumean
June 14, 2019 - 6:09 pm
Rulings in New Orleans Civil District Court involving New Orleans City Council and Entergy's controversial New Orleans Power Station are sending mixed signals. The judge ruled that the council violated the public meeting laws. "The city council will have to hold another hearing and take another...
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Thomas Perumean
June 14, 2019 - 5:00 pm
Friday, Orleans Civil Court Judge Piper Griffin ruled the New Orleans City Council violated public meetings law. The ruling stems from the February 2018 committee meeting when Entergy packed the meeting room and dominated the public comment period with paid supporters. The Council approved the plan...
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Jim Hanzo
May 31, 2019 - 8:28 am
What do you like your thermostat set to? According to the Energy Department 78 degrees, in the daytime, is the ideal temperature for your temperature. We checked with folks in New Orleans to find out if that works for them. "Ooh, 78 is way to high," this man said. "72 is fine." "I don't think that'...
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Chris Miller
May 20, 2019 - 1:03 pm
More than 4,600 customers of Entergy New Orleans lost power Monday morning, largely in the Lower 9th Ward and Holy Cross neighborhoods. Some outages extended across the Industrial Canal and into Bywater. Entergy had power restored to most customers by 3 p.m.
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Jim Hanzo
April 14, 2019 - 4:39 pm
Around 3,000 residents without power in Jefferson Parish had their power restored around 5:30 p.m. according to Entergy. Power had been lost around 3:30 p.m. Wind was blamed for the outages in Metairie. It was expected power would be restored around 7:30 p.m. but crews were able to get power back...
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