Groundbreaking for the Children's Museum of Southwest Louisiana located at Port Wonder in Lake Charles, Louisiana

The Entergy Region, a four-state service area spanning Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas, is home to the largest industrial base in the United States. It offers a rare combination of resources: a favorable business climate, a central U.S. location with direct access to raw materials and markets, an expansive infrastructure, a skilled and affordable workforce and very competitive energy costs.

Promoting economic development generates energy demand growth and helps strengthen our communities; maintains stable energy rates; funds investments to modernize our operations, enhance reliability, increase efficiencies and serve new demand; and earns authorized returns.


  • Serves 3 million retail customers in Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas.
  • Maintains retail electricity rates that are some of the lowest in the United States, attracting new business to the Entergy Region and helping our communities prosper.
  • Home to the largest industrial base in the United States.
  • Innovating, deploying new technologies and developing tailored customer solutions.
  • Making significant capital investments in our power generation assets.
  • Expanding renewable energy solutions and continuing to invest in clean nuclear power to serve our customers and communities.
  • Investing approximately $1 billion in transmission capital projects annually to support economic growth and enhance system resiliency.
  • Developing talent across the region to meet current and future workforce needs.
  • Stimulating the local economy by investing in local suppliers.
  • The employer of choice for the Gulf South region and the preferred choice to do business with.

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