Entergy Louisiana's grid modernization initiatives
include upgrading to advanced meters and expanding
online energy management tools.
technology includes a sophisticated communications
network that will provide a clearer, near real-time
picture of the power grid and how it is operating. This
allows for outages to be identified more accurately, so
crews can arrive on the scene more quickly to make
It will also provide timely and more detailed
information on energy usage, which will allow you to
adjust power consumption between bills.
Upgrading to an advanced metering system lays
the foundation for modernizing Entergy Louisiana's
power grid. It's a multi-year investment that starts by
installing the IT and network systems, which will occur
over the next 18 months. Meter installation at homes and
businesses in the Entergy Louisiana service area will
begin in early 2019 and is expected to be complete by
the end of 2021.