News Release

TECO Energy to host a webcast May 6

TAMPA, April 24, 2013

TECO Energy Inc. (NYSE:TE) today announced that the company will webcast its live presentation to the financial community at the American Gas Association Financial Forum in Naples, Fla., on Monday, May 6, 2013, at 3:30 p.m. Eastern time.

TECO Energy President and CEO John Ramil will discuss earnings growth opportunities and current economic trends.

The webcast will be accessible through a link on TECO Energy’s website at:

The webcast will be available for replay through a link on the website starting approximately two hours after the conclusion of the live event; the replay will be available on the website for 30 days.

Additional information regarding TECO Energy is available through the Investors section of TECO Energy’s website at:

TECO Energy, Inc. (NYSE: TE) is an energy-related holding company. Its principal subsidiary, Tampa Electric Company, is a regulated utility in Florida with both electric and gas divisions (Tampa Electric and Peoples Gas System). Its other major subsidiary, TECO Coal, owns and operates coal production facilities in Kentucky and Virginia.