Electric Power & Fuel
Entergy Corporation is Louisiana's largest power supplier with operating companies Entergy Gulf States, Entergy Louisiana and Entergy New Orleans providing electric energy to 1.1 million customers. Through its operating companies, Entergy serves 59 of the state's 64 parishes (counties). Entergy is the leading electric energy supplier to the Middle South, a region comprised of Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi and east Texas.
Jeff Davis Electric Co-op Inc.
JDEC, a Touchstone Energy Cooperative, is dedicated to serving its 7,000 member/owners who live and work in Allen, Calcasieu, Cameron, Jefferson Davis and Vermilion parishes.
Water and Sewerage
The water sources for the different parish cities and townships are provided by the individual cities, towns and villages of the parish. Each municipality maintains its own separate sewage system, all of which are also responsible for standard water treatment and purification procedures.
Jefferson Davis Parish has two separate companies that provide solid waste disposal to all urban areas. Waste Management, Inc., and Browning Ferris Industries (B.F.I.) serve the parish communities. Jeff Davis Parish owns a regional solid waste disposal facility which offers the possibility of a supply of raw materials necessary for use in the secondary re-manufacturing market.