NEW ORLEANS, June 16, 2021 /3BL Media/ - Points of Light, the world’s largest organization dedicated to volunteer service, has named Entergy Corporation as a 2021 honoree of The Civic 50.
For the sixth consecutive year, Entergy has been recognized as one of the 50 most community-minded companies in the United States. The Civic 50 provides a national standard for corporate citizenship and showcases how companies can use their time, skills and resources to drive social impact in their communities and company.
Entergy is actively working toward a clean energy future for everyone who lives and works in the communities we serve. Our everyday work supports the United Nations Sustainable Development Goal #13 – Climate Action: Take urgent action to combat climate change and its impacts.
Since 2001, we’ve voluntarily stabilized and reduced our carbon dioxide emissions. We’ve strengthened and extended our climate commitment, most recently outperforming our 2020 goal by 8%.
By: Marlon Merritt, Vice President and Chief Supply Officer
Sustainability in supply chain is a growing expectation among Entergy’s customers, employees, communities and owners. Procurement offers many opportunities for improved efficiency, continuous improvement, environmental stewardship, risk management and innovation.
NEW ORLEANS, May 18, 2021 /3BL Media/ – 3BL Media has named Entergy Corporation (NYSE: ETR) one of the top 100 Best Corporate Citizens, recognizing outstanding environmental, social and governance transparency and performance among the 1,000 largest, U.S. public companies. This is the 11th year Entergy has been included in this prestigious ranking since 2007.
NEW ORLEANS, May 12, 2021 /3BL Media/ - Entergy Corporation (NYSE: ETR) today announced the creation of a new sustainable planning, development and operations organization under the leadership of Pete Norgeot, currently senior vice president, transformation, to drive greater strategic direction and collaboration in addressing the sustainability expectations of stakeholders and advancing the aspirations of the business.
In 2005, Hurricane Katrina wreaked havoc on the city’s urban canopy, making New Orleans one of the most deforested cities in America.
As part of Entergy’s commitment to grow strong, healthy and vibrant communities through service and environmental stewardship, Entergy began partnering with NOLA Tree Project in 2015 to help restore the estimated 100,000 lost trees.
This spring, Entergy and NOLA Tree Project’s partnership reached another significant milestone: the 60,000th tree planted.
Annual report highlights the company’s preparedness to deliver critical services despite unprecedented challenges
NEW ORLEANS, May 7, 2021 /3BL Media/ – Entergy Corporation (NYSE: ETR) today announced its 2020 Integrated Report, an annual overview of the company’s performance and a detailed look at its continuing actions to build the premier utility and power life for its customers and communities.
Latest data on top 100 power producers show significant declines in SO2, NOx and moderate CO2 reductions
BOSTON, May 15, 2013 /3BL Media/ – A major new report on U.S. power plant emissions from the top 100 power producers shows that the electric industry cut emissions of NOx, SO2 and CO2 in 2011 even as overall electricity generation increased, largely due to increased use of natural gas and growing reliance on renewable energy.