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2014-05-16 12:23:16

NEW ORLEANS, May 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Entergy Texas, Inc. announced today that on June 16, 2014 (the "Redemption Date"), it will redeem all $150,000,000 principal amount of its outstanding First Mortgage Bonds, 7.875% Series due June 1, 2039, (the "Bonds"), at the redemption price of 100 percent of the principal amount thereof (the "Redemption Price") plus accrued interest thereon to but excluding the Redemption Date. The Bonds are listed on the New York Stock Exchange and trade...

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...

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