Entergy Corp. is a holding company, which engages in electric power generation and distribution. It operates through the following segments: Utility; Energy Wholesale Commodities; and Parent & Other. The Utility segment manages a natural gas property as well as generates, transmits, and sells electric power. The Energy Wholesale Commodities segment owns, operates, and decommissions nuclear power plants. Parent & Other segment includes eliminations and intersegment activities. The company was founded by Harvey Couch on November 13, 1913 and is headquartered in New Orleans, LA.