First Student commits five electric buses to Harriett Tubman Charter School for a brand new V2G project
A workforce of 2,000 is restoring power as storms keep striking the service area
$79.5 million in requested funding would help finance proposed infrastructure investments to increase reliability and resiliency of electric power delivery, resulting in less damage, lower restoration costs, fewer interruptions, and faster recovery times after major storms
Work boosts local economy by bringing in 1,900 additional workers
The Arkansas Public Service Commission has approved the Entergy Arkansas Driver Solar Project, a new 250-megawatt AC (or 312 MW DC) renewable energy plant developed by Lightsource bp, which will be located on approximately 2,100 acres near Osceola in Mississippi County. Driver Solar will be the utility’s largest solar facility, capable of generating enough energy to power more than 40,000 homes.
Upgrades are part of company’s pro-active plan to improve resilience
Natural gas power plant served the company’s customers for 71 years
State’s largest utility-owned solar project will provide clean, renewable energy and an economic advantage