"We believe our environment is a limited and valuable resource that we are all privileged to share and enjoy. With that privilege comes a responsibility to sustain a clean and healthy environment for future generations."

  • Entergy Corporation

"In 2006, for the fifth consecutive year, Entergy was named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index – World, an index that tracks the performance of companies that lead their field in terms of corporate sustainability on a global basis. This year we were the only company in the U.S. electricity sector to be so honored."

  • J. Wayne Leonard, CEO, Entergy

"Entergy ranked best in class for social responsibility, corporate governance, climate strategy, corporate citizenship/philanthropy, stakeholder engagement and occupational health and safety."

  • J. Wayne Leonard, CEO, Entergy

About Entergy

Committed to a solution for pollution

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, and it is the second-largest nuclear generator in the United States. The Entergy System delivers electricity to 2.6 million utility customers in Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas. Entergy has annual revenues of more than $10 billion and approximately 14,500 employees.

We believe our environment is a limited and valuable resource that we are all privileged to share and enjoy. With that privilege comes a responsibility to sustain a clean and healthy environment for future generations.

Sustainable Development

It is Entergy's vision to:

  • Develop and conduct our business in a responsible manner that is environmentally, socially, and economically sustainable.
  • Promote environmentally cleaner and more efficient generation, transmission, distribution, and use of energy.
  • Encourage employees to conduct their personal and corporate lives in such a way that earth's environment is preserved for future generations.

Performance Excellence

It is Entergy's vision to:

  • Meet but preferably exceed environmental legal requirements, conforming to the spirit as well as the letter of the law.
  • Understand, minimize, and responsibly manage the environmental impacts and risks of our operations, setting goals that reflect continuous improvement.
  • Be a good steward of the land that we own and the wildlife and natural resources that are in our care.
  • Communicate our commitment to the Policy internally and provide the resources, training, and incentives to carry it out.
  • Track and publicly report our environmental performance using best practice reporting guidelines.

Environmental Advocacy

It is Entergy's vision to:

  • Inform employees, customers, shareholders and the public on matters important to the environment.
  • Maintain a constructive dialogue with government agencies and public officials, communities, environmental groups, and other external organizations on environmental issues.
  • Lead by example, demonstrating responsible environmental behavior everywhere we serve and supporting public policy that contributes to an ever-improving global and local environment.