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TECO Energy to release fourth-quarter results Feb. 4

TECO Energy to release fourth-quarter results and 2016 business drivers

TAMPA, January 15, 2016

TECO Energy Inc. (NYSE: TE) today announced that its fourth-quarter results, including unaudited financial statements and utility operating statistics, will be released Thursday, Feb. 4, before the market opens.

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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 715,000 customers in West Central Florida; Peoples Gas System serves more than 360,000 customers across Florida; and New Mexico Gas Co. serves more than 515,000 customers across New Mexico.