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Starting a new school year in a new home: Women build something bigger than the sum of its parts for a family in need

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There’s no place like a Habitat for Humanity home – and the women who helped build one recently can tell you some things about the construction materials they brought to the effort: camaraderie, a drive to help the community and … Continue reading

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Aug. 26 is Florida Lineworker Appreciation Day – a reminder to thank the ones who keep power flowing to the community

A version of this post originally appeared on April 18 in recognition of National Lineworker Appreciation Day. For Florida Lineworker Appreciation Day, Aug. 26, TECO is proud to again salute our outstanding lineworkers and all of the hardworking men and women … Continue reading

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Considering a major eclipse at the Tampa Bay area’s largest solar array

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Cloudy weather and nighttime: these are the typical daily things that limit the electrical output of Tampa Electric’s 23-megawatt solar array, the Tampa Bay area’s largest, which has a featured spot on WFLA TV. But Monday, Aug. 21 is no … Continue reading

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(Sun)light, camera, action: Big Bend solar field is ready for prime time

As with any solar array, cloudy weather limits the amount of electrical power Tampa Electric’s new 23-megawatt facility in Apollo Beach can generate. But through the power of television, the array now has a bright shining spotlight whether it’s sunny … Continue reading

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Saving you money and helping the environment at the same time: Tampa Electric earns ENERGY STAR Market Leader award

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No one needs to tell you that you, and those who share your home, are the big stars in the story of your life. It’s a powerful story that needs safe, reliable, energy-efficient power to be told. At Tampa Electric, … Continue reading

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