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8/17/17:
Status update: Tampa Electric restarts Big Bend Unit 2
Tampa Electric’s Big Bend Unit 2 returned to commercial operation today, seven weeks after an industrial accident at the site.


7/13/17:
Tampa Electric creates fund to benefit families affected by incident at Big Bend Power Station
Tampa Electric worked with the Community Foundation of Tampa Bay to establish a charitable fund to assist the families affected by the incident at Big Bend Power Station on June 29.


6/30/17:
Tampa Electric working with investigators on Thursday’s incident at Big Bend
Tampa Electric officials are working with officials to investigate the circumstances of Thursday’s incident at the Big Bend Power Station in Apollo Beach.


6/13/17:
Florida Utilities Consider Joint Plant Operations to Save Electricity Costs
Tampa Electric Co. is evaluating whether to contribute its power generation to a pilot project with three Florida municipal electric utilities, which currently operate as the Florida Municipal Power Pool (FMPP) ...


5/31/17:
Tampa Electric prepares year ‘round to handle hurricane season
Hurricane season starts June 1, and Tampa Electric is ready for whatever Mother Nature has in store. The company’s year-round preparations enable crews to handle the potential impacts of hurricanes and widespread power outages.


5/4/17:
Tampa Electric earns Tree Line USA® status for ninth consecutive year
The National Arbor Day Foundation™ has recognized Tampa Electric as a Tree Line USA® utility for the ninth consecutive year for its efforts to protect the health of trees the company must trim near power lines.


4/25/17:
UPDATED 5/1/17 - Prominent community leaders appointed to Tampa Electric Co. board
Five prominent business and community leaders from across the state have been appointed to the Tampa Electric Co. board of directors.


3/31/17:
Peoples Gas and Tampa Electric remind homeowners to call 811 before digging
With warmer days and longer evenings, it’s prime time for planting and other outdoor projects – and it’s a perfect time to remind homeowners to always call 811 before digging.


3/16/17:
Save some “green” this St. Patrick’s Day with Tampa Electric
This St. Patrick’s Day, you don’t need to chase down a leprechaun for his pot of gold to put a little extra “green” in your wallet.


2/15/17:
Tampa Electric completes bay area's largest solar project
Tampa Electric has completed construction of the Big Bend solar array – the largest solar energy installation in the Tampa Bay area.


1/18/17:
TECO launches upgraded customer information and billing systems
Tampa Electric and TECO Peoples Gas have upgraded their customer information and billing systems to provide TECO customers with more ...


1/16/17:
Tampa Electric completes expansion of Polk Power Station
Tampa Electric has completed construction on the expansion of the Polk Power Station, including about 40 miles of transmission lines.

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CHERIE JACOBS
TECO Energy, Tampa Electric, Peoples Gas
TECO Energy, Inc.
702 N. Franklin Street
Tampa, Florida 33602
E-mail: cljacobs@tecoenergy.com Email Icon