Entergy begins task of rebuilding electricity

September 2005
New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);9/5/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 9, p3
Reports on the restoration plan of Entergy Corp. to provide electricity to the people after the destruction of Hurricane Katrina in New Orleans, Louisiana. Plan of Amy Stallings, energy spokeswoman regarding the moves of the company in response to the storm; Assessment done by Entergy for restoration to succeed; Distribution of electricity power of the -company to the area mostly affected.


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