News Release

TECO Energy to Webcast its Nov. 13 presentation at the Edison Electric Institute’s Annual Financial Conference

TAMPA, October 24, 2014

TECO Energy Inc. (NYSE: TE) will webcast its presentation to the financial community at the Edison Electric Institute Financial Conference on Thursday, Nov. 13, at 10:00 a.m. Eastern time. TECO Energy’s President and CEO John Ramil will recap its previously released third-quarter results, discuss preliminary 2015 business factors and discuss longer-term utility growth opportunities. Presentation materials will be available on TECO Energy’s website on the afternoon of Monday, Nov. 10.

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 with regulated electric and gas utilities in Florida and New Mexico. Tampa Electric serves more than 700,000 customers in West Central Florida; Peoples Gas System serves more than 350,000 customers across Florida; and New Mexico Gas Co. serves more than 513,000 customers across New Mexico. Other TECO Energy subsidiaries include TECO Coal, which owns and operates coal-production facilities in Kentucky, Tennessee and Virginia.