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Tampa Electric to offer Storm Preparedness Kit

TAMPA, April 20, 2001

Beginning today Tampa Electric Company will offer for sale online a home emergency preparedness kit. The $49.95 kit contains items that may be useful in the event severe weather forces home evacuation.

Each emergency preparedness kit contains more than twenty items including: a weather radio with batteries, a flashlight with batteries, a first aid kit, an emergency blanket, antibacterial soap, and a waterproof document bag. Each kit is packaged in a water-resistant duffel bag for convenience.

To order Tampa Electric’s Emergency Preparedness Kit visit

MEDIA CONTACT: Ross Bannister – Tampa Electric 813/ 228-4945

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