Entergy Texas, Inc.

employees and contract workers are heading to South Texas to help restore power in the aftermath of Hurricane


One group left this morning

to travel to a staging location at Kingsville. They are expected to travel on to San Benito Thursday

per the request of American Electric Power. Another team will leave Friday

morning, also destined for San Benito. Altogether, Entergy Texas is sending about 100


All four Entergy states are

involved in providing assistance to AEP, with the total number of workers committed to effort

expected to number about 300.