Entergy

Chris Miller
December 07, 2017 - 3:14 pm
About 2,500 Entergy New Orleans customers are without power this afternoon. Entergy's outage map website shows most of the power loss is in Central City. The utility did not give a reason for the outage, but estimates power will be restored by 5:30 p.m.
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September 12, 2017 - 6:14 am
(AP) -- An arrest has been made in connection with a break-in at a power company substation that resulted in a power outage in New Orleans in June. 32-year-old Rickey Telsede was jailed Monday and faces charges including unauthorized entry into a critical infrastructure and theft of copper. Police...
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September 07, 2017 - 3:00 pm
(WWL.com) -- Cleco and Entergy are teaming up to increase reliability to customers in southeast Louisiana. Cleco Spokesperson Jennifer Cahill says construction is already underway for a new storm-hardened transmission line from Gray to Patterson that can withstand winds of 150 miles per hour. “This...
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July 27, 2017 - 9:23 am
A vote from the Public Service Commission means Entergy Louisiana customers will have upgraded meters at their homes by 2021. Entergy spokesperson Greg Guilbeau says customers will be notified when crews will change their meters, but they should not see a noticeable disruption in service. “We’ll...
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Chris Miller
July 11, 2017 - 3:38 pm
Thousands of Entergy customers on the Westbank of Jefferson Parish lost power this afternoon. More than 6,700 customers were without power at one point. By 5:00 p.m., most service had been restored. The outages were mostly in Westwego and Marrero, according to the power company's web site.
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June 29, 2017 - 4:37 pm
(AP) _ Entergy officials shut down power in downtown New Orleans for about 90 minutes because vandals had stolen and damaged equipment required to operate safely. The shutdown Thursday ended about 1:30 p.m. Director of Customer Service Melonie Stewart, with Entergy, said thieves broke into the...
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Chris Miller
June 29, 2017 - 11:40 am
UPDATE: At 1:55 p.m., Entergy New Orleans said it had restored power. STATEMENT UPDATE: Crews safely completed repairs and have restored power following substation vandalism. We appreciate your patience. — Entergy New Orleans (@EntergyNOLA) June 29, 2017 Shortly before 11:30 a.m., Entergy said it...
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