Entergy Corporation's sustainable practices in the areas of economic, environmental and social performance in 2011 resulted in its inclusion in two premiere leadership indices.
As we begin the new year, record numbers of American families are struggling with poverty, according to U.S. Census Bureau statistics which show some 46.2 million Americans are living below the poverty line.
Capping off a week of major sporting events in the Crescent City, New Orleans-based Entergy Corporation has arranged to showcase its hometown during the BCS national championship game with a series of BCS, LSU and New Orleans-themed images to be projected onto its 28-story office tower adjacent to the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.
For the 10th straight year, Entergy Corporation has been recognized as a leader in sustainability, ranking among the best in climate strategy, corporate governance, occupational health and safety, price and risk management, and scorecard measurements.
Approximately 75 Entergy Corporation executives turned up at KIPP Central City campus on Wednesday armed with paint brushes and a check for $150,000 to help KIPP New Orleans Schools build on its record of success.
More than 50 nonprofit groups will receive nearly $800,000 in grants from the Entergy Charitable Foundation.
Entergy has released its 2009 sustainability report, Not By Chance: Applying Our Strengths, which highlights the company's environmental, social and economic performance for the year.