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Entergy promotes 2

Entergy Mississippi, Inc. has named Wilbert Corley senior manager of regional customer service for the northern/delta region and Clarence Irby as senior manager of regional customer service for the southern region. Corley and Irby will oversee all aspects of safely delivering electric service and customer service within their defined service regions. Corley joined Entergy Mississippi in 1987 as a lineman. ...

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Typical Entergy customer to see $20 cut in bill

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Between now and the end of September, a typical Entergy Mississippi residential account will see a cumulative reduction in the bill, starting a trend that will peak at about $20 a month on usage of 1,000 kilowatt hours, according to the Mississippi Public Utilities Staff. The downward trend started in January when the commission ordered a typical bill reduced by ...

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Mara Hartmann takes top honor

Mara Hartmann, APR, Entergy Mississippi senior lead communications specialist, is the recipient of the Public Relations Association of Mississippi’s Professional Achievement Award. The award is PRAM’s top honor and recognizes excellence in the field of public relations. It is presented to a public relations practitioner and PRAM member whose accomplishments have made a major contribution to the profession. Recipients embody ...

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Entergy hires Ed Gardner

Ed Gardner, formerly of Power South Energy Cooperative in northwest Florida, has been named director of business and economic development at Entergy Mississippi. In his previous role, Gardner worked with local, regional and state economic development organizations in support of business attraction, expansion, retention and overall economic growth for the region. He previously held economic development jobs with the Birmingham ...

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Entergy agrees to cut $35M from its new rate plan

JACKSON — Entergy Corp. has agreed with Mississippi regulators to cut $35 million from the amount it is seeking from customers under a new rate plan, dropping the total to $14 million annually and setting the stage for the Public Service Commission to approve the plan by Dec. 9. Mississippi’s largest private utility also agreed not to ask customers to ...

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PSC sticks to order allowing domestic violence victims to delay utility deposits

JACKSON — The Mississippi Public Service Commission won’t reconsider its order to let victims of domestic violence delay paying utility deposits for 60 days, setting up a possible legal showdown over the regulator’s authority over rural water association and electrical cooperatives. The commission voted 3-0 yesterday to deny a request from rural water associations and electrical cooperatives to rehear the ...

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Entergy Mississippi unveils energy-efficiency, cost-cutting programs

JACKSON — Entergy Mississippi is launching a number of programs designed to help improve energy efficiency and save money on bills. “The Mississippi Public Service Commission wanted utilities to create more opportunities for customers to save money on their electric bills through energy efficiency,” said Haley Fisackerly, Entergy Mississippi president and CEO. “Entergy Solutions is our answer. The programs are ...

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Presley calling for investigation of electric power associations

JACKSON — Northern District Public Service Commissioner Brandon Presley wants the utility regulator to investigate whether some electric power associations are holding money they should refund to their member-owners. Presley, a Democrat, said yesterday that he plans to ask the Public Service Commission at its meeting today to launch a formal inquiry. Michael Callahan, CEO of the Electric Power Associations ...

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Entergy wants PSC to approve overhaul of entire rate structure

JACKSON — Entergy Corp. officials tell The Associated Press they will ask Mississippi regulators to overhaul the power provider’s entire rate structure in a proposal that would generated an estimated $49 million increase in annual revenue. The rate overhaul would be the company’s first in 12 years. Entergy Mississippi CEO Haley Fisackerly tells The Associated Press that rates would rise ...

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Entergy bills to rise; PSC approves rate hike

JACKSON — Entergy Corp. customers in Mississippi will pay about 5 percent more over 2014’s second half, as the company recoups higher natural gas fuel costs. The increase was approved unanimously today by the Mississippi Public Service Commission. Electricity bills will go up by $5.58 a month, from July through December, for residential customers using 1,000 kilowatt hours. The average ...

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