Powering Mississippi's economy.
Over $2 million to workforce development.
Entergy Mississippi is investing in the next generation with over $1 million in education and workforce development grants. We've also partnered with Jobs for America's Graduates to help equip at-risk students to stay in school and graduate on time.
Our employees attend events and career fairs throughout our state to expand awareness of jobs and professional opportunities in the utility industry. Our goal is to provide Mississippians with greater career opportunities while attracting new business to our state.
- $710,000 in college scholarships.
- $692,500 to build STEM and career prep programs.
- $75,000 to MEC's Mississippi Scholars Tech Master Program.
- Empowering over 22,000 students in middle school, high school and college.
More than 10,000 Mississippi jobs and counting.
Entergy employs approximately 2,000 Mississippians, and we've helped create an additional 7,485 Mississippi jobs in the past 5 years.
Investing $1 billion to strengthen the grid – and our future.
From replacing transmission lines to building new power plants, Entergy Mississippi has invested over $1 billion in the past five years to modernize our state's grid. It's a vital step to powering a bright future for our state.
$2.3 billion to grow Mississippi business.
Entergy Mississippi does more than keep the lights on. We work with the Mississippi Economic Development Team to attract new business while expanding local industry. Our team markets our region domestically and internationally to prospective businesses, identifies suitable industrial sites and provides grants for site due diligence for incoming corporations like Nissan and Continental Tire.
Rates far below the national average.
Affordable, reliable energy is essential for a thriving economy. It's a leading cause for new business to relocate in our state. Entergy Mississippi is committed to a diverse energy portfolio in order to consistently deliver rates well below the national average.