Entergy Louisiana, Burns & McDonnell, transmission upgrade

Transmission Challenges in a Louisiana Bayou

Entergy Louisiana transmission upgrade overcomes extreme conditions in one of the world’s most sensitive environmental regions.

The bayous of southern Louisiana are among the most ecologically diverse and fragile in North America. They are home to a broad and unique array of wildlife, pristine wetlands, cypress forests and plant species. Without question, a transmission construction project through this kind of terrain would need to be planned and managed with the utmost care and sensitivity.

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