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A “peak” at our commitment to helping you stay cool on a very hot day

Tampa Electric had been serving customers for three years by the time the world’s first large-scale electric air conditioner was unveiled in 1902. Since then, as our hometown’s population has grown by leaps and bounds, our capacity to provide our … Continue reading

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After a four-and-a-half-year journey, they’re ready to ensure you have safe, reliable power

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You see them at all hours on the front lines of the electrical system. They have sharp minds, a wealth of technical knowledge, strong bodies and the dedication to get tough jobs done – often at the tops of power … Continue reading

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TECO crews and contractors excel at safety and speed with Colin response

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When Tropical Storm Colin came calling, TECO crews and contractors were ready with a “fast and furious” response – not in muscle cars but in bucket trucks and other fleet vehicles as they fanned out across the community to restore … Continue reading

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Hurricane preparedness is a way of life at TECO

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Like serial killers in movies, hurricanes often greet us with innocent-sounding names before things turn deadly. That was true of 2004’s Hurricane Frances, which raged across Florida and up into the Southeastern United States, tragically taking 49 lives before finally … Continue reading

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Mini-bucket, many possibilities for serving the community with safety and reliability

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A new piece of equipment Tampa Electric has to serve the community may look familiar at first, but the Terex mini-bucket goes farther in terms of getting company team members to the sources of outages – fostering improved safety for … Continue reading

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