Community Environment

Hey manatees, come on in – the water’s fine!

Deliveries don’t get much more special than this: We’re talking about a day in December when three small moving trucks showed up at the doorstep of Tampa Electric’s Manatee Viewing Center, joined by an eager group of people in water shoes. The trucks’ rear doors rattled open and inside each was a large, passive creature with gray skin and scars on its body. They were doing just fine – great, in fact. The animals’ handlers doused them continuously with water.…

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Customer Experience

Win a Lightning Hockey Stick from Tampa Electric

Tampa Electric’s energy experts want to give you a chance to win a Lightning hockey stick autographed by Nikita Kucherov. But that’s not all. Did you know that our energy analysts have been offering free Home Energy Audits for nearly 40 years? This is just one of the many ways we’re helping our customers across West Central Florida use energy wisely. Visit TampaElectric.com/Save or call 813-275-3909 on weekdays from 8…

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Community

Help customers affected by Hurricane Michael

In the spirit of Giving Tuesday, we want to help our TECO Peoples Gas customers who are struggling from the devastating impact that Hurricane Michael left on the Panhandle. In addition to the emotional toll that most customers have felt, many have had to find temporary homes to live in. They are being stretched financially to cover relocation, repairs to homes, purchasing of new living items and other necessary things,…

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Savings for Home

Light your home safely and efficiently this holiday season

Light your home safely

As you deck the halls in coming weeks, we have a few handy tips for a safer, more energy-efficient holiday season. Look for energy-efficient LEDs With festive lighting such a big part of what the holidays are about, consider investing in energy-efficient light-emitting diode (LED) lights. LED lights continue to drop in price, last significantly longer and are available in many colors and styles. LEDs produce very little heat, so…

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Community

TECO team members help Tampa Bay families in need

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About 17 percent of families in West Central Florida alone are food insecure, meaning they are not certain where their next meal will come from, according to Antoine Everette, volunteer supervisor at Feeding Tampa Bay in Tampa, Fla. These words hit home for the Corporate Communications team from TECO Services Inc. They had arrived at the organization’s warehouse on a mission to feed the hungry that sunny, fall afternoon of…

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