Who We Are

We power life. This is our vision. But that means more than just supplying electricity. It means creating a better future for you, your family, for all of us. We work to help improve lives, build businesses and create thriving communities.


  • Owns and operates power plants that generate approximately 30,000 megawatts of electric generating capacity, including 8,000 megawatts of nuclear power.
  • Serves 2.9 million customers in Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, and Texas.
  • Generates annual revenues of $11 billion.
  • Employs approximately 13,600 people.

  • Our two primary business segments include:

  • Utility operations.
  • Entergy Wholesale Commodities.

  • Our major business functions include:

  • Nuclear operations.
  • Power generation.
  • Transmission.
  • Who We Are

    Utility Operations

    Utility Operations

    Our utility business provides customers with low-emission, reliable energy at reasonable cost and superior service. We back this with a strict focus on safety, operational excellence and engaged employees.

    The Entergy system of companies electric utilities generate, transmit, distribute and sell electric power in a four-state service territory that includes portions of Arkansas, Mississippi, Texas and Louisiana, including the city of New Orleans.

    The Entergy system of companies also operates natural gas distribution businesses in New Orleans and Baton Rouge.

    Power Generation

    At the Entergy system of companies, we’ve been planning for the future for more than 100 years. We’ve experienced a lot of change, generating power first from sawdust to now splitting atoms, harnessing sunlight and using abundant, clean and efficient natural gas.

    The Entergy system of companies Power Generation group operates a fleet of 28 active natural gas, coal, oil, hydroelectric and solar facilities with the capacity to generate nearly 17,000 megawatts and is building or acquiring more than 3,000 megawatts of new natural gas generation to join its 30,000 megawatts of nuclear, natural gas, coal, oil, hydroelectric and solar facilities.

    Our Plant Introductions:

    J. Wayne Leonard Station: Built near New Orleans, Louisiana, the 980-megawatt St. Charles Power Station started commercial operation in May 2019.

    Lake Charles Power Station: Built near Lake Charles, Louisiana, the 994-megawatt Lake Charles Power Station started commercial operation in March 2020.

    Montgomery County Power Station: Being built north of Houston, Texas, the 993-megawatt Montgomery County Power Station is scheduled to start commercial operation in mid-2021.

    Click here to see how we are building our utility plants to prepare for the future!

    Power Generation

    Nuclear Operations


    Headquartered in Jackson, Mississippi, our nuclear fleet has a proud history of producing nuclear clean air electricity. Our fleet includes:

  • Arkansas Nuclear One Units 1 and 2 near Russellville, Arkansas
  • Cooper in Brownville, Nebraska*
  • Grand Gulf Nuclear Station in Port Gibson, Mississippi
  • Indian Point Energy Center in Buchanan, New York
  • Palisades in Covert, Michigan
  • River Bend Station in St. Francisville, Louisiana
  • Waterford 3 in Kilona, Louisiana

  • * Owned by Nebraska Public Power District. Entergy System of Companies provides management services.


    The Entergy System of Companies transmission organization consists of the employees and assets used to plan, operate and maintain Entergy System of Companies transmission system. This system moves bulk power from generating stations to load centers using transmission lines, transformers, disconnect switches and substations. It spans portions of Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri and Texas.


    Entergy Wholesale Commodities

    Entergy Wholesale Commodities

    Our Entergy Wholesale Commodities business focuses on best-in-class operational efficiency, safety, security and reliability as we exit the merchant power business and transition to a pure-play utility. Assets include:

  • Two operating nuclear power plants owned by Entergy System of Companies.
  • Two coal facilities.
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