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2012-07-27 10:20:35

NEW ORLEANS, July 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of Entergy Corporation (NYSE:ETR) has declared a quarterly dividend of 83 cents per common share. The payment date is Sept. 4, 2012, to stockholders of record on Aug. 9, 2012. Entergy Corporation is an integrated energy company engaged primarily in electric power production and retail distribution operations. Entergy owns and operates power plants with approximately 30,000 megawatts of electric generating capacity, including...

2012-07-19 06:21:36

NEW ORLEANS, July 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Jim Sinclair has been named manager of communications for Entergy Corporation's nuclear power plants in Vermont and Massachusetts. Sinclair will lead the nuclear communications function for Entergy's Vermont Yankee Station in Vernon, Vt., and Pilgrim Power Station in Plymouth, Mass. He will join the company effective Aug. 6, reporting to Terry Young, vice president, nuclear communications. "We are pleased to welcome Jim back to the...

2012-07-17 02:22:47

NEW ORLEANS, July 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Entergy Corporation (NYSE: ETR) today indicated that it expects second quarter 2012 as-reported earnings of approximately $2.05 per share and operational earnings of approximately $2.10 per share. Results for second quarter 2011 were $1.76 per share on both an as-reported basis and an operational basis. Entergy also affirmed previously issued operational earnings guidance for 2012. As-reported results are prepared in accordance with...

2012-07-12 06:22:15

NEW ORLEANS, July 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Entergy (NYSE: ETR) has released its 2011 sustainability report, Measuring Our Progress, highlighting the company's economic, environmental, social and governance performance. "As Entergy moves into the second decade of our sustainability journey, we're encouraged by the progress we've made and excited by the opportunities we see," said J. Wayne Leonard, chairman and chief executive officer of Entergy. "This report is just one way of fulfilling our...

2012-06-26 06:29:36

NEW ORLEANS, June 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Entergy has been a leader in the utility industry in providing Web transaction services, including My Account, outage and transaction texting, outage maps and mobile Web access. Now, Entergy adds a new tool to its digital communications: The Entergy App for iPhone. Combined with other recently launched digital offerings - My Home and My Advisor - the app further solidifies Entergy's commitment to addressing customer wants and needs. The...

2012-06-05 06:22:52

NEW ORLEANS, June 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 60 nonprofit groups have been selected to receive $1.03 million in grants from the Entergy Charitable Foundation in the first of three planned award cycles for 2012. Among the Entergy shareholder-funded grants is a $200,000 grant to The St. Bernard Project's Veterans Corps program, which hires returned war veterans as part of SBP's AmeriCorps State program. The program provides veterans meaningful transition from combat to...

2012-05-25 06:20:46

PLYMOUTH, Mass., May 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Nuclear Regulatory Commission today announced its decision to renew the operating license for Entergy's Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station in Plymouth, Mass. The approval means the NRC has concluded there is no safety or environmental issue that precludes renewal of the plant's license to operate for an additional 20 years. Entergy Nuclear filed Pilgrim's license renewal application on Jan. 25, 2006, making this the longest license review on...

2012-05-22 06:21:29

NEW ORLEANS, May 22, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Entergy Corporation announced completion of the registration of a reforestation project in Arkansas and Louisiana that will remove an estimated 460,000 tons of carbon dioxide over the next 40 years. The project, which involved restoring 2,942 acres of marginal agricultural land to native bottomland hardwood forests, is registered with the widely respected American Carbon Registry and is one of only a few U.S.-based reforestation projects registered...

2012-05-08 10:21:44

NEW ORLEANS, May 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Entergy Corporation (NYSE: ETR) Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Leo Denault plans to provide a presentation on Tuesday, May 15, during the Deutsche Bank Securities 2012 Clean Tech, Utilities & Power Conference at The Waldorf-Astoria Hotel in New York City. The presentation is expected to start at approximately 11:20 a.m. EDT. A live webcast and copy of the presentation slides will be available on the Investor Relations...

2012-05-07 06:23:12

NEW ORLEANS, May 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Arbor Day Foundation recognized Entergy Corporation as a 2012 Tree Line USA utility for its commitment to proper tree pruning, planting and care within the Entergy service territory. Tree Line USA is a partnership between the Arbor Day Foundation and the National Association of State Foresters that recognizes public and private utilities for their efforts to protect and enhance America's urban trees while ensuring the delivery of safe, reliable...