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2013-02-19 16:22:07

AUSTIN, Texas and NOVI, Mich., Feb. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Entergy Texas, Inc., in conjunction with ITC Holdings Corp. (NYSE: ITC) and ITC Midsouth LLC, filed a request today at the Public Utility Commission of Texas to spin off Entergy Texas' electric transmission business and merge it into a subsidiary of ITC. The Texas filing is the final in a series of local and federal regulatory applications seeking approval for the transaction announced in December 2011 by Entergy Corporation (NYSE:...

2012-10-26 19:20:34

AUSTIN, Texas, Oct. 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Public Utility Commission of Texas today approved with conditions Entergy Texas, Inc.'s proposal to join the Midwest Independent Transmission System Operator, Inc. (MISO), a large regional transmission organization, paving the way to nearly a quarter-billion-dollars in projected savings for customers over the next decade. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120913/MM74349LOGO) The decision gives approval with conditions...

2012-04-25 10:21:11

NEW ORLEANS, April 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Entergy Corporation (NYSE: ETR) today announced new regulatory and governmental leads at two of its utility subsidiaries. Deanna Rodriguez will move from her current role as vice president, regulatory affairs for Entergy New Orleans, Inc. to Entergy Texas, Inc., where she will assume the new role of vice president, regulatory and governmental affairs. Gary Huntley, currently region manager for the New Orleans electric distribution network, has been...

2008-09-22 18:00:00

BEAUMONT, Texas, Sept. 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The quickening pace of power restoration in Southeast Texas has prompted Entergy Texas, Inc. to move the estimated date for 100 percent restoration from Oct. 6 to this weekend, as many as 12 days earlier for some customers. The company's latest outage report notes that 337,692 customers impacted by Hurricane Ike now have power. With 54,908 still in need of electricity, that puts the restoration rate at 86 percent, just nine days after the...

2008-09-19 21:00:00

BEAUMONT, Texas, Sept. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Entergy Texas, Inc. today reports more than 214,000 customers impacted by Hurricane Ike now have power. With almost 178,000 still in need of electricity, that puts the restoration rate at 55 percent. Also, Entergy Corporation has announced a partnership with the Foundation for the Mid South to create the Entergy Hurricane Relief Fund to be used to help disaster victims restore their lives in the aftermath of hurricanes Gustav and Ike. Entergy...

2008-09-14 18:00:21

To: ENERGY EDITORS Contact: Debi Derrick, Communications Specialist of Entergy Texas, Inc., +1-409-981-3540, dderric@entergy.com BEAUMONT, Texas, Sept. 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- A massive force of restoration workers are descending on Entergy Texas, Inc. Sunday. With practically all 395,000 customers in the dark, assessment of damage and restoration of electricity is underway. The company has restored some 1,200 customers in north Lumberton. Assessment is the first critical step...

2008-07-08 09:00:36

The familiar yellow school bus is going green, so to speak. When Earth Day is celebrated here next spring, students throughout Montgomery County will be treated to hands-on, earth-friendly science lessons aboard Scholastic's The Magic School Bus(TM). The bus will come to Montgomery County thanks to an Environmental Stewardship Grant Entergy Corp. awarded this year to HARC (the Houston Advanced Research Center) in The Woodlands. The nonprofit HARC will bring The Magic School Bus to...