Entergy is trying to force New Orleans to pay $96 Million for their work on a gas plant that hasn't even been built yet. This letter outlines the legal authority the New Orleans City Council has as a regulator to protect New Orleans residents and businesses from Entergy's wasteful spending.
Who is on the hook for the money Entergy irresponsibly spent? Entergy's shareholders, not New Orleans.
If you haven't heard, Entergy is demanding New Orleans fork up $96 million to pay for invoices ENO accrued towards their gas plant. For more background, read the Time-Picayune article Entergy power plant spending forces closer look at City Council revote by Kevin Litten
On Friday, February 1st, AAE filed a letter to City Council outlining why New Orleanians are NOT on the hook for Entergy's reckless spending. Read below or click here.
Collection of writings from Public Interest Intervenors DSCEJ, AAE, Sierra Club, 350 NOLA, and VAYLA.