HUD chief: PSC’s skrmetta was given no assurances on federal money for Entergy rate payers | business news

HUD chief: PSC’s skrmetta was given no assurances on federal money for Entergy rate payers |  business news

The head of the US Department of Housing and Urban Development refuted statements by Eric Skrmetta, the Public Service Commissioner, last week suggesting that federal disaster funds may be available to help shoulder the burden of storm repair costs for Entergy rate payers reduce. HUD Secretary Marcia Fudge said through a spokesman Monday that she … Read more

Top uses for the Microsoft 365 search box

Top uses for the Microsoft 365 search box

The Microsoft search box is more powerful than you think. You can use it to quickly find context-specific information, files, and tips in the Microsoft 365 application you’re already working in. There are several search box features shared across Microsoft 365 Apps. Other features are more unique to individual applications. Understanding its key features can … Read more

Entergy’s “Power Through” provides a formula for determining who pays for microgrids

Entergy’s “Power Through” provides a formula for determining who pays for microgrids

Deciding who pays for microgrids, which benefit some utility customers more than others – as does the utility – is a thorny issue. Andrii Yalanskyi/Shutterstockcom Should these microgrids be tariff based, and if so, should the total cost be tariff based? What is the value of Resiliency-as-a-Service for individual customers and the utility as a … Read more

From hiding your meeting video to suggestions from the Yammer community, here’s what’s new in Microsoft 365

From hiding your meeting video to suggestions from the Yammer community, here’s what’s new in Microsoft 365

As we enter the third year of the pandemic, more and more companies are welcoming their employees back into the office, marking the transition from remote to hybrid work. This shift is a return to a new kind of normality and presents us with entirely new challenges. We’re excited to introduce some product innovations that … Read more

The climate group is demanding that the closure of Palisades be stopped

The climate group is demanding that the closure of Palisades be stopped

COVERT, Mich. – A climate coalition has drafted a letter to Gov. Gretchen Whitmer with 200 signatures from environmentalists asking for her office to halt the closure of the Palisades nuclear power plant in Covert. Entergy will soon become the previous owner of Palisades in Van Buren County. The Nuclear Regulatory Commission approved the transfer … Read more

Entergy customers pay $3.2 billion for 15-year storm repairs

Entergy customers pay .2 billion for 15-year storm repairs

METAIRIE — Louisiana’s supply regulators voted Wednesday to allow Entergy to bill its customers for $3.2 billion in repairs after five storms in 2020 and 2021, a $4 million pay rise over the same period . It will take approximately 15 years for Entergy’s customers to pay for the company’s infrastructure and assets damaged during … Read more

Entergy is helping minority entrepreneurs recover from Hurricane Ida with $500,000 in grants

Entergy is helping minority entrepreneurs recover from Hurricane Ida with 0,000 in grants

Released 02/22/22 Submitted by Entergy Corporation BATON ROUGE, La., Feb. 22, 2022 /CSRwire/ — As part of our ongoing commitment to helping our communities recover from Hurricane Ida, Entergy today awarded $500,000 in shareholder-funded grants to organizations supporting owners of Minority small businesses are helping recover from the devastating storm. Scholarships are awarded to the … Read more

5 Office 365 Alternatives You’ve Never Considered

5 Office 365 Alternatives You’ve Never Considered

Image: iStock/psphotograph When you think of office suites, two platforms most likely spring to mind: Office 365 and Google Workspaces. Both offerings offer great features, stability, a user-friendly interface, and (at least on Google) free tools for users. SEE: feature comparison: time persecution software and systems (TechRepublic Premium) But those aren’t the only options; In … Read more

Head of Global Business Development joins Entergy Texas

Head of Global Business Development joins Entergy Texas

THE WOODLANDS, TX – To continue expanding partnerships and provide energy solutions to our largest customers, Entergy Texas, Inc. has appointed Ernest Peeples as director of business and economic development. Peeples is a seasoned executive with extensive business development experience across multiple global organizations. Peeples was most recently a consultant at L&G Holdings, where he … Read more