TECO Energy, Inc. (NYSE: TE) is an energy-related holding company based in Tampa, Florida. In addition to the regulated Florida operations of Tampa Electric and Peoples Gas, TECO Energy businesses are engaged in coal production in Kentucky; and power generation in Guatemala.
Tampa Electric is a regulated electric utility with more than 4,400 megawatts of generating capacity. The company's service area covers 2,000 square miles in West Central Florida, including nearly all of Hillsborough County and parts of Polk, Pasco and Pinellas counties. Nearly 667,000 residential, commercial and industrial customers depend on Tampa Electric for reliable power.
Peoples Gas System is Florida's leading provider of regulated natural gas distribution services. With a presence in most of the state's major metropolitan areas, Peoples Gas brings reliable, environmentally friendly natural gas service to more than 334,000 residential and commercial customers.
TECO Coal subsidiaries own and operate low-sulfur coal mines, synthetic fuel production facilities and coal preparation facilities in Kentucky and Virginia. These companies mine, process and ship more than nine million tons of conventional coal annually to the U.S. and European steel industry, as well as domestic utilities and other industrial customers.
TECO Guatemala (discontinued operations) subsidiaries own two power plants with long-term power purchase agreements in Guatemala: the 120-megawatt, coal-fired San José Power Station and the 78-megawatt, oil-fired Alborada Power Station (a peaking facility).