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Arson Upends Louisiana Election

HuffingtonPost.com | Matt Sledge | Posted 11.17.2014 | Politics

The crime was arson -- and some are wondering whether the motive may have been politics. For nearly two weeks, an obscure runoff race in Louisiana ...

The Most Important Race You've Never Heard of: Louisiana's Battle to Save Solar

Brian Holton Henderson | Posted 11.03.2014 | Green
Brian Holton Henderson

On Tuesday, voters in Louisiana will cast ballots in the state's increasingly contentious Public Service Commission election. The PSC race has received little media attention beyond the state level, but its outcome will have national implications.

Entergy Blames Slow-Moving Isaac for Its Contractor Glitches

Susan Buchanan | Posted 11.11.2012 | Green
Susan Buchanan

How did Isaac stack up against past hurricanes? The slow-moving storm, with its rain and strong winds, damaged power grids across Louisiana, according to Entergy. Hall said "for New Orleans, Isaac was the second biggest storm in terms of customer outages after Katrina."

Louisiana's Forests Could Be Tapped for Energy Soon

Susan Buchanan | Posted 03.17.2012 | Green
Susan Buchanan

Roots of mighty oaks push up through New Orleans sidewalks while trees in the metropolis often tower above nearby buildings. Nearly half of Louisiana, in fact, is covered with forests, and the southern U.S. as a whole is considered the nation's wood basket.