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Entergy named a top utility in economic development for 16th consecutive year
10/03/2023

In 2022, Entergy New Orleans and Entergy Louisiana helped secure approximately $16.2 billion in capital investments and created nearly 18,000 new jobs within Louisiana.

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Entergy, local officials and community leaders celebrate opening of new service center in Broussard
08/30/2023

Entergy Louisiana representatives, local officials and community leaders gathered today in Broussard to celebrate the opening of a new operations hub aimed at providing exceptional electric service to Acadiana customers.

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Entergy Louisiana seeks approval to add nearly 225 megawatts of solar power to its generation mix
03/02/2023

To meet customers’ growing demands for renewable energy and support economic development in the state, Entergy Louisiana this week filed a request with the Louisiana Public Service Commission for 224 megawatts of new solar power resources.

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Pictured, from left, are Perry Pertuit, Entergy Louisiana new business development manager; Jonathan Dean, SWLA Economic Development Alliance vice president of economic development; Jim Bourgeois, Entergy Louisiana business and economic development project manager; and George Swift, SWLA Economic Development Alliance president and CEO.
Pictured, from left, are Perry Pertuit, Entergy Louisiana new business development manager; Jonathan Dean, SWLA Economic Development Alliance vice president of economic development; Jim Bourgeois, Entergy Louisiana business and economic development project manager; and George Swift, SWLA Economic Development Alliance president and CEO.
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Entergy and SWLA Economic Development Alliance helping Southwest Louisiana recover and grow
11/30/2022

Entergy Louisiana is continuing to partner with SWLA Economic Development Alliance to help Southwest Louisiana not only recover, but also grow and prosper through economic development.

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Pictured, from left, are Melanie Joffrion, Entergy Louisiana business and economic development project manager; Perry Pertuit, Entergy Louisiana new business development manager; Adam Knapp, BRAC president and CEO; Russell Richardson, BRAC senior vice president of business development; and Emilia G. Henry, BRAC senior vice president of investor development.
Pictured, from left, are Melanie Joffrion, Entergy Louisiana business and economic development project manager; Perry Pertuit, Entergy Louisiana new business development manager; Adam Knapp, BRAC president and CEO; Russell Richardson, BRAC senior vice president of business development; and Emilia G. Henry, BRAC senior vice president of investor development.
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Entergy and BRAC helping drive economic development in Capital Region
11/30/2022

Entergy Louisiana is continuing to partner with BRAC to help the Capital region grow and prosper through economic development.

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Pictured, from left, are Ana Gale Orellana, Entergy Louisiana business and economic development project manager; Deanna Lafont, consultant supporting SLEC; Vic Lafont, SLEC president and CEO; and Perry Pertuit, Entergy Louisiana new business development manager.
Pictured, from left, are Ana Gale Orellana, Entergy Louisiana business and economic development project manager; Deanna Lafont, consultant supporting SLEC; Vic Lafont, SLEC president and CEO; and Perry Pertuit, Entergy Louisiana new business development manager.
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Entergy and SLEC helping Bayou Region recover and grow
11/30/2022

Entergy Louisiana is continuing to partner with the South Louisiana Economic Council to help the Bayou Region not only recover, but also grow and prosper through economic development.

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Pictured, from left, are Emile Lege, One Acadiana business development coordinator; Zach Hager, One Acadiana vice president of economic development; Jim Bourgeois, Entergy Louisiana business and economic development project manager; Troy Wayman, One Acadiana president and CEO; and Perry Pertuit, Entergy Louisiana new business development manager.
Pictured, from left, are Emile Lege, One Acadiana business development coordinator; Zach Hager, One Acadiana vice president of economic development; Jim Bourgeois, Entergy Louisiana business and economic development project manager; Troy Wayman, One Acadiana president and CEO; and Perry Pertuit, Entergy Louisiana new business development manager.
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Entergy helping drive economic development in Acadiana
11/30/2022

Entergy Louisiana is continuing to partner with One Acadiana to help the Acadiana region grow and prosper through economic development.

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Entergy named a top utility in economic development for 15 years
11/28/2022

For the 15th year in a row, Site Selection magazine has honored Entergy Corporation, the parent company of Entergy Louisiana and Entergy New Orleans, as being among the top electric utilities in economic development for job creation and capital investments.

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Entergy begins major transmission project in southwest Louisiana
08/31/2022

Entergy Louisiana recently began construction of an approximately $100 million transmission project that aims to build resilience and increase the reliability of its electric grid in southwest Louisiana.

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