Entergy Tower

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Entergy Tower
Entergy Tower, cropped.jpg
General information
Type Office
Location 639 Loyola Avenue
New Orleans, LA
United States
Coordinates 29°56′56″N 90°04′36″W / 29.948888°N 90.07654°W / 29.948888; -90.07654Coordinates: 29°56′56″N 90°04′36″W / 29.948888°N 90.07654°W / 29.948888; -90.07654
Completed 1983
Antenna spire N/A
Roof 360 feet (110 m)
Technical details
Floor count 28
Design and construction
Architect The Beck Group Architects

Entergy Tower (also known as One Poydras Plaza), located at 639 Loyola Avenue in the Central Business District of New Orleans, Louisiana, is a 28-story, 360 feet (110 m)-tall skyscraper.

The building used to have the Consulate-General of Japan in New Orleans.[1] In 2006, the Japanese Government announced that it was moving the consulate to Nashville, Tennessee.[2] The diplomatic mission was relocated to be closer to industries and operations owned by Japanese companies.[3]

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  1. ^ "Overseas Establishments in the U.S." Embassy of Japan in Washington, D.C. Retrieved on March 7, 2010.
  2. ^ "Another hit for Nashville: Japan's consulate." The Kansas City Star. December 30, 2006. Page 2. Retrieved on March 7, 2010.
  3. ^ "Japan will close New Orleans consulate Archived 2013-05-07 at WebCite." The Times-Picayune. November 30, 2007. Accessed June 21, 2008.