Entergy

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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Chris Miller
February 21, 2019 - 8:22 am
The controversial New Orleans Power Station will be discussed by the New Orleans City Council today. The council is set to fine Entergy $5 million for its astroturfing scandal, when people were paid to appear as grass roots supporters of a natural gas powered power plant in New Orleans East. The...
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Chris Miller
February 14, 2019 - 6:58 am
Entergy New Orleans' proposed new power plant in New Orleans is moving forward, but the New Orleans City Council utilities committee will put some conditions on it, in the wake of the astroturfing scandal. A lot of residents who opposed the plant from the get-go have demanded that Entergy and the...
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