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I relocated the list of awards from the article page which was puffery. However, I have included the weblink to the same information on the Entergy website in the contact details section.--Bob Burton 06:09, 23 July 2008 (EDT)

Corporate Responsibility Officer Magazine- 100 Best Corporate Citizens
Entergy was named one of the 100 Best Corporate Citizens for 2008 by CRO magazine. Entergy finished 17th in the ninth annual ranking of U.S.-based corporate citizens based on the weighted average of rankings in eight categories: climate change, employee relations, environment, financial, governance, human rights, lobbying and philanthropy.

IR Magazine Awards
Entergy was the top ranked utility in a recent investor perception study for the 2008 IR Magazine Awards in association with The Wall Street Journal and Barron’s. The study was based on input from approximately 2,600 analysts, brokers and portfolio managers. Entergy ranked 37th out of the top 100 rated companies.

Rittenhouse Rankings - CEO Candor Survey
Chairman and CEO J. Wayne Leonard’s 2007 annual letter to shareholders has been honored for its candor and the clarity of its message. Rittenhouse Rankings CEO Candor Survey rated Leonard’s letter second best among the 100 Fortune 500 companies included in the annual review of CEO’s letters to shareholders.

Forbes list of America’s Most Trustworthy Companies
For the second straight year, Entergy was named to the list of America’s Most Trustworthy Companies for its corporate governance practices and accounting transparency. The list is published annually by Forbes.

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I removed the following puff par for a couple of reasons. 1) it was in a section on nukes but the added material was unrelated to this. 2) the "second cleanest utility" is one of those soft comparisons 3) inclusion in the DJSI is also rather meaningless - after all, they include tobacco companies too.--Bob Burton 06:16, 23 July 2008 (EDT)

Entergy is the second cleanest utility generator among the top 10 generators and was the first U.S. utility to voluntarily stabilize greenhouse gas emissions. Entergy is the only U.S. utility to make the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) six years in a row. The DJSI is a listing of the companies whose overall environmental, social and economic sustainability performance scores were in the top 10 percent for their sector. (Entergy Sustainability Report)(Dow Jones Corporate Sustainability)