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Welcome to LouisianaA State of Opportunity

Louisiana’s business climate combines an extensive collection of competitive advantages: customized workforce training, low business operating costs, expansive infrastructure and direct access to raw materials and markets, creating an ideal environment for success.

What links all of this? Entergy Louisiana, providing reliable electric power at rates 30% lower than the national average and extensive support for business relocation and expansion.

We partner with state agencies, local communities and global businesses to attract new industry – which has led to thousands of new jobs throughout Louisiana. We believe in the power of cooperation. Together, we power life.


Louisiana’s state agency, Louisiana Economic Development (LED), receives recognition from various groups around the world. Some recognitions include:

What is a Louisiana Economic Development Certified Site?

A Louisiana Economic Development Certified Site is a development-ready industrial site that has completed a rigorous review process by Louisiana Economic Development and an independent, third-party engineering firm. Specific site details, such as zoning restrictions, title work, environmental studies, soil analysis and surveys, are assessed for compliance and authenticity. Louisiana Economic Development Certified Sites are identified in the Louisiana Site Selection Center by a special notation and logo.


Advantages of LED Certified Sites:

  • Development ready
  • Substantial due diligence completed
  • Significant site information gathered and documented
  • Independent third-party engineering review
  • Uncertainty and potential obstacles eliminated through enhanced site knowledge
  • More competitive
  • Greater marketability
  • Granted priority in site proposals

Learn More About LED Certified Sites

Certified SitesSites Near Deepwater

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