LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – “This decision
should bring an end—once and for all—to Entergy Arkansas customers'' long-term
risk of costs resulting from participation in the System Agreement,” said Hugh
McDonald, president and chief executive officer, Entergy Arkansas, Inc.
Entergy Arkansas provides electricity
to 692,000 customers in 63 counties. Entergy Corporation is an integrated energy
company engaged primarily in electric power production and retail distribution
operations. Entergy owns and operates power plants with approximately 30,000
megawatts of electric generating capacity, including more than 10,000 megawatts
of nuclear power, making it one of the nation’s leading nuclear generators.
Entergy delivers electricity to 2.8 million utility customers in Arkansas,
Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas. Entergy has annual revenues of more than $11
billion and approximately 15,000 employees.