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2013-04-18 08:23:39

NEW ORLEANS, April 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Entergy Corporation (NYSE: ETR) today indicated that it expects first quarter 2013 as-reported earnings of approximately $0.89 per share and operational earnings of approximately $0.93 per share. Results for first quarter 2012 were a loss of $0.86 per share on an as-reported basis and earnings of $0.44 per share on an operational basis. Entergy also affirmed previously issued operational earnings guidance for 2013. (Logo:...

2013-04-17 12:22:23

NEW ORLEANS, April 17, 2013 /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 June 3, 2013, to stockholders of record on May 9, 2013. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120913/MM74349LOGO) Entergy Corporation, which is celebrating its 100(th) birthday this year, is an integrated energy company engaged primarily in electric power production and retail distribution operations....

2013-04-10 16:22:32

Effort aims to increase funding of essential assistance for region's residents NEW ORLEANS, April 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program serves a vital, life-saving role by helping needy customers afford to keep their homes warm in the winter and cool in the summer. But funding of the federal program has dropped by more than a third from its 2009 level of $5.1 billion to $3.3 billion today. Low-income advocates from Entergy Corporation (NYSE: ETR) are...

2013-04-04 20:20:18

NEW ORLEANS, April 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Entergy officials are making plans to restart Arkansas Nuclear One's Unit 2, a process anticipated to take several weeks. The unit has been offline since Sunday when it shut down automatically after a 550-ton generator stator fell as it was being moved out of the turbine building, a non-nuclear area of the plant. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120913/MM74349LOGO) The Unit 1 generator stator was being moved for replacement, and a new...

2013-03-20 12:22:22

AKRON, Ohio, March 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- FirstEnergy Nuclear Operating Company (FENOC), a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE), announced today several management changes at its fleet headquarters in Akron, Ohio, and Beaver Valley Power Station in Shippingport, Pa. Paul A. Harden, currently site vice president at Beaver Valley, has been promoted to senior vice president of Fleet Engineering, effective April 15, 2013. Harden, who will report to FENOC President and Chief Nuclear...

2013-03-18 12:21:54

NEW ORLEANS, March 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- In regards to the recent media coverage of the Palisades Nuclear Power Plant and the industry topic of pressurized thermal shock, Entergy Corporation issued the following statement from Tony Vitale, Palisades' site vice president: "The Palisades nuclear plant is a safe and secure facility, and we have an NRC license to operate this facility through 2031. The Nuclear Regulatory Commission has strict rules, regulations and limits for all aspects...

2013-02-26 16:21:47

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Feb. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Duke Energy's board of directors today elected John T. Herron, CEO, president and chief nuclear officer of Jackson, Miss.-based Entergy Nuclear, as a new board member, effective March 1, 2013. Herron, who will retire from Entergy on March 31, 2013, becomes the 16(th) board member at the nation's largest electric utility. "John Herron brings 34 years of utility industry experience to our board," said Duke Energy lead director Ann Gray. "His deep...

2013-02-22 12:21:59

Companies Urge Commission to Protect Electric Customers from Unnecessary Rate Increases WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Feb. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Entergy Corporation's (NYSE: ETR) New York subsidiaries today filed comments with the New York State Public Service Commission ("PSC") regarding a proposed reliability contingency plan ("RCP") meant to address the premature retirement of the Indian Point Energy Center. The RCP, filed jointly by Con Edison and the New York Power Authority at the...

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:...

2013-02-08 08:22:51

NEW ORLEANS, Feb. 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Entergy New Orleans, Inc. announced today that it has traced the cause of Sunday's outage to an electrical relay device. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120913/MM74349LOGO) The device was specifically installed to protect the Mercedes-Benz Superdome equipment in the event of a cable failure between the switchgear and the stadium. While the relay functioned without issue during a number of high-profile events - including the...