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  1. Little Paws Dog Park in the 9th Ward brings people and pets togetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2015 | The Times-Picayune

    ... contest, held in August, was hosted by the Propeller social entrepreneurship incubator, and grants were provided by Entergy. As part of it, Villalobos also got a lease to buy agreement with NORA. They lease the property for $250 a year for three ...

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  2. Entergy Texas Warns Business Customers: Be Wary of Scam ArtistsRead the original story

    Jan 30, 2015 | PressReleasePoint

    Businesses targeted in bill payment scam Beaumont, Texas - Scammers targeting Entergy Texas, Inc. customers appear to have shifted tactics, going after business customers in addition to residential. The scheme, however, remains the same.

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  3. New Orleans schoolchildren can see Selma for freeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Best of New Orleans

    More than 8,230 New Orleans area students have gotten free passes to see the civil rights drama Selma . The free-pass program, underwritten by the Urban League of New Orleans, Chevron and Entergy, gives local seventh- through-ninth-graders free admittance at five New Orleans-area theaters by presenting a school ID or a report card.

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  4. On Native GroundTHE Politics of Fear and SmearRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2010 | American Reporter

    ... - tritium, cobalt, what else is new? - designed to close in 2012, revved up even higher in 2006 for its new master, Entergy, and is now asking permission to run for another 20 years. Shouldn't we shut the damn thing down right now, once and for all, ...

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  5. As new NFL stadiums crop up, New Orleans faces even steeper climb to host Super Bowl: Larry HolderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | NOLA.com

    ... had in its pitch ways to avoid its usually Arctic temperatures in February during the big game. Rod West, the CAO of Entergy and part of New Orleans' contingent, calmly expressed his dismay minutes after the gut-punch was delivered. "We prepared to ...

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  6. Entergy Charitable Foundation Awards $25,550 to Arkansas OrganizationsRead the original story

    Jan 28, 2015 | PressReleasePoint

    LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - The Entergy Charitable Foundation recently awarded $25,550 in grants to boost low-income initiatives as well as enhance educational and literacy programs in communities served by Entergy Arkansas.

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  7. Wednesday Sector Leaders: Technology & Communications, UtilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Forbes.com

    ... of XLK. The next best performing sector is the Utilities sector, higher by 0.1%. Among large Utilities stocks, Entergy ( NYSE: ETR ) and Consolidated Edison ( NYSE: ED ) are the most notable, showing a gain of 1.5% and 1.0%, respectively. One ETF ...

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  8. Entergy Charitable Foundation Awards $357,000 to Community OrganizationsRead the original story

    Jan 28, 2015 | PressReleasePoint

    BATON ROUGE, La. - More than a dozen Louisiana nonprofit organizations were awarded some $357,000 in grants by the Entergy Charitable Foundation to boost local education, expand environmental programs and help create poverty solutions in communities served by Entergy.

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  9. Robert and Nora Dupont reign as Mardi Gras king and queen of Krewe of Lul ParadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | NOLA.com

    ... a secretary for the St. Charles Parish School Board from 1978 to 1980. In 1981 she began a secretarial job at LP&L/Entergy where she retired in 1994. In 1994 Robert began a maintenance job, and Nora became the housekeeper at Destrehan Plantation ...

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  10. Ninemile 6 Key Step in Entergy's Plan to Modernize Generation Fleet...Read the original story

    Jan 27, 2015 | Electric Energy Online

    Several hundred thousand Louisianians can expect Ninemile 6, Entergy Louisiana's newest and most efficient generating unit, to power their lives for decades to come, company officials said today at the plant's ceremonial opening. "Ninemile 6 represents a cornerstone of Entergy's long-term plan to modernize our generation fleet and help meet our customers' growing need for safe, affordable and reliable power," Phillip May, president and CEO of Entergy Louisiana, LLC and Entergy Gulf States Louisiana, L.L.C., said.

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  11. Entergy's Economic Impact in Arkansas Estimated at Nearly $1 Billion...Read the original story

    Jan 27, 2015 | Electric Energy Online

    Research of Entergy's economic contribution to Arkansas supports a picture of a vital and proactive investor-owned utility lighting homes and businesses for 700,000 Arkansans in 63 counties. Entergy's total economic impact in Arkansas reaches almost $1 billion, with its low-cost electricity attracting critical business investment, creating jobs, and thus, contributing to the Gross State Product to help power the Natural State's economy.

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  12. Campaign 2008PALIN: Out of the Plane and Into the FireRead the original story

    Jan 27, 2015 | American Reporter

    ... qualified to deal with Vermont's energy problems. He has the smarts to see through the self-serving machinations of (Entergy Nuclear) Vermont Yankee... We need somebody who will not be bamboozled by an energy lobby." The race's subtext - likeability ...

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  13. Flood project will leave some Entergy customers without power for several hours WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    ... on," said Nolan Storey, manager at Village Coffee. Starting midmorning Wednesday it'll be lights out for roughly 50 Entergy customers in Uptown, including the local coffee shop Village Coffee. "They gave us a really rough estimate. So we actually ...

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  14. On Native GroundTHE Politics of Fear and SmearRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2010 | American Reporter

    ... - tritium, cobalt, what else is new? - designed to close in 2012, revved up even higher in 2006 for its new master, Entergy, and is now asking permission to run for another 20 years. Shouldn't we shut the damn thing down right now, once and for all, ...

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  15. Entergy powers up its new $665M facility in WestwegoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | BayouBuzz.com

    With the flip of a ceremonial switch - a gesture that was repeated a few times for good measure - Entergy officials on Monday unveiled the company's newest power generator: a $665 million natural-gas-burning facility in Westwego that uses about a third less fuel than older models and is expected to save customers in Louisiana tens of millions of dollars a year on their electricity bills. Long Bridge, the Ninemile Point plant is owned by Entergy Louisiana.

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  16. Ninemile 6 Key Step in Entergy's Plan to Modernize Generation FleetRead the original story

    Jan 26, 2015 | PressReleasePoint

    Unit to Cut Fuel Costs, Produce Reliable, Affordable Power for Louisiana Customers WESTWEGO, La. - Several hundred thousand Louisianians can expect Ninemile 6, Entergy Louisiana's newest and most efficient generating unit, to power their lives for decades to come, company officials said today at the plant's ceremonial opening.

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  17. Entergy's Economic Impact in Arkansas Estimated at Nearly $1 BillionRead the original story

    Jan 26, 2015 | PressReleasePoint

    Company's activities help strengthen communities, create jobs and boost the economy LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - Research of Entergy's economic contribution to Arkansas supports a picture of a vital and proactive investor-owned utility lighting homes and businesses for 700,000 Arkansans in 63 counties.

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  18. Entergy cranks up new $655 million Ninemile natural gas-fired unitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | NOLA.com

    Entergy Corp. on Monday marked the recent startup of a new $655 million natural gas-fired unit at its Ninemile power plant in Westwego , the utility's first newly built generating facility in Louisiana in 30 years, as the company responds to power-hungry industrial expansions unfolding across the state. The 560-megawatt plant is located at the utility's West Bank facility Ninemile, which first began operating in the 1950s.

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  19. Monday Sector Laggards: Utilities, Technology & CommunicationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Forbes.com

    ... companies are underperforming other sectors, showing a 0.6% loss. Within that group, NiSource ( NYSE: NI ) and Entergy ( NYSE: ETR ) are two large stocks that are lagging, showing a loss of 1.4% and 1.1%, respectively. Among utilities ETFs , one ETF ...

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  20. Entergy Mississippi's Bright Future' Plan Takes Effect Feb. 1...Read the original story

    Jan 23, 2015 | Electric Energy Online

    Entergy Mississippi, Inc.'s rate modernization plan, approved by the Mississippi Public Service Commission last December, will go into effect beginning with the February 1 billing cycle. The typical residential customer using 1,000 kWh of electricity per month will see a $1.78 decrease.

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