Buchanan, N.Y. – Entergy today
announced they are accepting applications for funding through their Safety
Responders Fund. The Safety Responders Fund has awarded more than $1 million to
local fire, police, emergency medical response and other emergency management
organizations since the program’s inception in 2009.
“Entergy is proud to be able to
support the vital work these organizations perform and help make investments
that enhance the services they provide,” said John Ventosa, site vice president
and Entergy’s top official at the Indian Point Energy Center.
The grant program is designed to help
fund training and equipment purchases for first responders in the vicinity of
Indian Point. Seventy-one separate applications have been approved for funding
through the program to date.
For more information about the
program or to apply, please visit
www.safesecurevital.com and click on the community tab.
Entergy Corporation is an integrated
energy company engaged primarily in electric power production and retail
distribution operations. Entergy owns and operates power plants with
approximately 30,000 megawatts of electric generating capacity, including more
than 10,000 megawatts of nuclear power, making it one of the nation’s leading
nuclear generators. Entergy delivers electricity to 2.8 million utility
customers in Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas. Entergy has annual
revenues of more than $11 billion and approximately 15,000 employees.
Indian Point Energy Center’s online address is
address is www.entergy.com.