Entergy New Orleans: Rates, Coverage Area, Emissions

Entergy New Orleans

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About Entergy New Orleans

Entergy New Orleans is an investor owned organization providing electricity in Orleans Parish, Louisiana. At the moment the company serves all categories of customers, with a total of 188,072 residential customer accounts, 19,501 commercial customer accounts, one transportation customer and 1,464 industrial accounts recently reported to be on their books. The average residential electricity price for Entergy New Orleans is around 12.98 cents per kilowatt hour. This is 17.48% less than the US average rate of 15.73 cents. Entergy New Orleans had total sales and disposition of 8,144,146 megawatt hours in 2022, of which 28.22% were from wholesale sales to other electricity providers. Electricity generation and wholesale power purchases made up 43.23% and 56.77%, respectively, of all electricity sourced by the company. Electricity plants owned by the company generated 3,520,515 megawatt hours and an additional 4,623,631 megawatt hours were acquired via the wholesale electricity market. In 2022 the provider had total electricity related revenue of $842,056,400, with 83.54% from retail sales and 14.35% from wholesale sales.

The nationwide average monthly residential electric bill is $135.39, while the Entergy New Orleans average is 2.92% higher at $139.34 per month. Entergy New Orleans is the 1998th ranked provider in the nation for average monthly bill total. They rank 409th out of the 3517 providers we track in the country for their ratio of renewable versus non-renewable fuel types used. Electricity production plants managed by the provider use non-renewable fuel sources to generate 98.69% of their total electricity production, or 3,092,806.88 megawatt hours. They rank 164th in the United States out of 3517 suppliers. The company is the 114th highest supplier in the nation out of 3517 providers for megawatt hours generated by burning natural gas.

Entergy New Orleans Net Metering

Net metering is available to consumers of Entergy New Orleans. This makes it cheaper for residents in the area to install solar and other electricity options as they have the ability to sell excess wattage into the grid.

Energy Loss

Loss of energy from heat dissipation during electricity transmission and other causes is a reality of being in the electricity production business. Companies are required to report these losses to government agencies who track electricity grid efficiencies. Entergy New Orleans recently reported an annual loss of roughly 2.51% of the electricity that they transmit. The state of Louisiana has an energy loss average of 2.98% and the national average is 2.87%, giving Entergy New Orleans a rank of 281st best out of 3517 suppliers who report energy loss in the nation.

Entergy New Orleans Rate & Electric Bills

Entergy New Orleans residential electric rates are highest in September and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.164/kWh$0.090/kWh$216.41/mo.$75.11/mo.
1237th12.98¢Entergy New Orleans' Average residential price per kWh
1998th$139.34Average monthly electricity bill for Entergy New Orleans' residential customers

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Entergy New Orleans Overview

  • Company Type:Investor Owned
  • Parent Company:Entergy Power
  • Headquarters:1600 Perdido Street
    New Orleans, Louisiana 70112
    United States of America
  • CEO:Leo Denault

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Entergy New Orleans Service

  • States Served:
    • Louisiana
  • Counties Served:
    • Orleans Parish
  • Major Cities Served:

Quick Facts About Entergy New Orleans

Entergy New Orleans is the 190th largest generator of electricity of all 3517 electricity providers in the country, producing 3,133,749.88 megawatt hours.

Entergy New Orleans ranks 92nd in the country out of 3517 providers for total megawatt hours generated from solar.

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Energy Loss

Entergy New Orleans' energy loss due to business operations.

-2.51%

Total Energy Loss

204,160MWh

281 National Rank

Entergy New Orleans Energy Makeup

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Entergy New Orleans State Coverage

StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State
Louisiana209,039651,874,7086100%

Entergy New Orleans County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Orleans Parish369,749312.09$138.15/mo

Power Plants Owned by Entergy New Orleans

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions/MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Union County AR Natural Gas 12,215,1634,690,048,373.78383.95
New Orleans LA Natural Gas 124,599132,857,782.961,066.28

Entergy New Orleans Fuel Makeup

NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
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Natural Gas
Natural Gas
98.69%
SOLAR
Solar
1.31%

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Entergy New Orleans FAQ:

What is the average bundled bill for Entergy New Orleans customers each month?

Entergy New Orleans currently has an average monthly bundled electric bill of $139.34, compared to the Louisiana average of $139.55 and the national of $139.55 for bundled service.

What is the phone number for Entergy New Orleans?

The Entergy New Orleans phone number is (800) 368-3749.

What percentage of Entergy New Orleans' electricity is produced using renewable fuel sources?

Power generation facilities owned by or associated with Entergy New Orleans produce 1.31% of their electricity from renewable fuel sources.

What is the average bundled electricity rate for Entergy New Orleans customers?

Consumers of Entergy New Orleans, on average, have an electricity bundled rate 12.98 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

What percentage of Entergy New Orleans' electricity is generated using nonrenewable fuel sources?

Entergy New Orleans produces 98.69% of their electricity from nonrenewable fuel sources.

How many power plants are owned by or associated with Entergy New Orleans?

There are 2 power plants owned by or associated with Entergy New Orleans.

Who is the CEO of Entergy New Orleans?

Leo Denault is the current CEO of Entergy New Orleans.

What company is Entergy New Orleans owned by?

Entergy Power is the owner of Entergy New Orleans.

Alex Zdanov
Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2023-12-06