Louisiana News

    LCF Member in the News: Power project at Gulf oil port yields climate benefits, officials say

    Originally posted by Keith Magill | March 11, 2020 | Houma Today | Original Article Entergy has extended its power grid to serve ships docking at Port Fourchon so they no longer burn diesel while doing work at the Gulf of Mexico oilfield service hub.The Louisiana utility and Edison Chouest Offshore...

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    Entergy sees fast growth for electrification, renewable projects

    Originally posted by Matthew Bandyk | February 20, 2020 | Utility Dive | Original Article Dive Brief: Entergy Corp. plans to ramp up work in projects to reduce emissions in its utilities’ service territories – such as electrifying processes that currently run on fossil fuels ̵...

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    SWEPCO to Seek Regulatory Approval to Retire Dolet Hills Power Plant by End of 2026

    Originally posted as a SWEPCO News Release | January 9, 2020 | Original Article SHREVEPORT, La., Jan. 9, 2020 – As part of a settlement agreement in the recently concluded Arkansas rate review, Southwestern Electric Power Co. (SWEPCO), an American Electric Power (NYSE: AEP) company, has agr...

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    New Orleans RTA secures grant for 19 new biodiesel-powered buses

    Originally posted by Jessica Williams | December 2, 2019 | The New Orleans Advocate | Original Article A new fleet of buses will soon be rolling along the streets of New Orleans. The Regional Transit Authority has been awarded a $7.2 million federal grant to buy 19 new 35-foot buses, the agency an...

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    LCF in the News: Louisiana Clean Fuels Honors Fleets Across the State

    Originally posted by Betsy Lillian | NGT News | October 16, 2019 | Original Article Louisiana Clean Fuels (LCF) announced the winners of the Clean Fuel Leader Awards on Wednesday evening, Oct. 9, at a welcome reception held in conjunction with the Clean Fuels Summit. LCF, a designated U.S. Departm...

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    LCF in the News: Talk Louisiana for October 3rd

    Originally posted by Jim Engster | Talk Louisiana | October 3, 2019 | Original Article Insurance Commissioner Jim Donelon assesses his reelection quest against the challenge of Tim Temple. Donelon has served 13 years in his current post. Advocate Capitol Bureau Chief Mark Ballard comments on the el...

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    LCF in the News: What’s Happening at the Upcoming Clean Fuels Summit in Louisiana

    Originally posted by Betsy Lillian | NGT News | October 2, 2019 | Original Article The Clean Fuels Summit, hosted by Louisiana Clean Fuels and the Southeast Louisiana Clean Fuel Partnership, is coming to NOLA Motorsports Park in Avondale, La., on Oct. 10. The event will feature a ride and drive on...

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    LCF in the News: Electric cars displayed during Louisiana Electric Vehicle Roadshow in Gonzales

    Originally posted by Advocate Staff | The Advocate | October 2, 2019 | Original Article Local electric vehicle drivers and enthusiasts lined up at Tanger Outlet on Sept. 21. The event was part of both the fifth annual National Drive Electric Week and the Louisiana Electric Vehicle Roadshow. ...

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    LCF in the News: Louisiana Clean Fuels Has A Master Plan for EV Charging

    Originally posted by Johnna Crider | CleanTechnica | September 25, 2019 | Original Article Louisiana Clean Fuels, an independent nonprofit affiliated with the US Department of Energy’s Clean Cities program, is helping Louisiana electric vehicle owners by creating a ma...

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    LCF in the News: Another Fun Louisiana National Drive Electric Week Event

    Originally posted by Johnna Crider | CleanTechnica | September 22, 2019 | Original Article Louisiana hosted several National Drive Electric Week events, and I got to go to two of them, the Abita Springs one last week and the Gonzales one today. In Gonzales, Plugin Louisiana and Louisiana ...

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