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4/14/15:
Ruskin high school receives solar array from utility pilot program
Earl J. Lennard High School in Ruskin, Fla., has received a 10-kilowatt solar photovoltaic (PV) system from Tampa Electric and the Florida Solar Energy Center (FSEC), a research institute of the University of Central Florida.


4/10/15:
Low-flying helicopters to patrol Tampa Electric’s transmission lines
Area residents need not be alarmed if they see low-flying helicopters hovering around Tampa Electric transmission poles and towers in coming weeks; it’s part of the company’s ongoing inspection of transmission equipment.


4/9/15:
Innovative reclaimed water project is now operating at Polk Power Station
Tampa Electric and its partners have begun full operation of an innovative reclaimed-water system to cool the Polk Power Station – and to benefit the environment.


3/2/15:
Lake Alfred residents’ electric bills to rise due to city’s increased franchise fee
Beginning Wednesday, Tampa Electric bills for customers within the city of Lake Alfred will rise by about $2 a month due to an increase in the franchise fee by city government.


1/6/15:
Tampa Electric customers quickly snap up more than $1 million in solar rebates
Within seconds today, Tampa Electric customers claimed more than $1.1 million in rebates to help fund the installation of new solar photovoltaic (PV) systems at homes and businesses in 2015.

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TECO Energy, Tampa Electric, Peoples Gas
TECO Energy, Inc.
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Tampa, Florida 33602
E-mail: cljacobs@tecoenergy.com