In a year when remote learning has become more important than ever, representatives of Entergy Arkansas and the Arkansas Department of Education announced today a $482,000 grant that will be used to develop 20 new Career and Technical Education (CTE) courses that will be available to high school students and adults next fall.
Decorative lights, dry trees are common sources of holiday fires
Entergy Arkansas works with communities to implement an assessment tool that allows communities to certify their sites and communicate the prepared status to the Arkansas Economic Development Commission, site location consultants and company decision makers.
The students at Meadowcliff Elementary and Wakefield Elementary are winter-ready, thanks to a partnership between the Local Firefighters Union 34 and Entergy Arkansas. Through a project called “Operation Warm,” firefighters and Entergy Arkansas are outfitting students in pre-K through fifth grade at the two public schools with new winter coats.
Entergy Corporation and the Entergy Charitable Foundation have helped power stronger, healthier and more vibrant communities in Louisiana by contributing more than $5.4 million to nearly 500 nonprofit organizations in the state from July through September of this year.
While the pandemic has put a damper on the season, many are finding that reviving and even expanding the tradition of decorating for the holidays is a great way to add some cheer and normalcy to otherwise troubled times. When it comes to decorating with lights, Entergy has a few suggestions to avoid safety hazards associated with holiday lights.
The online store provides customers a convenient way to purchase discounted LED light bulbs, smart thermostats, advanced power strips and water-saving aerators.
Entergy Corporation has been recognized among the top 20% of companies in North America demonstrating sustainable business practices as noted by S&P Dow Jones Indices in its 2020 Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index.
Entergy Louisiana, LLC has completed the purchase of the Washington Parish Energy Center.