Tuesday, December 06, 2005


Entergy looking to add surcharge

We either pay now, or pay later folks. This is important, and probably needs to happen.

Last week, Entergy asked the PSC to add a surcharge to monthly bills — about $2.45 cents for the typical residential consumer in the Baton Rouge area who uses 1,500 kilowatt hours of electricity. Entergy wants to recoup the $496 million to $608 million spent to restore power in Louisiana after the two hurricanes. The company estimated having to spend up to $1.4 billion dollars for expenses, such as repairing facilities and replacing power lost over three states.

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