SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of
the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported):
February 4, 2013
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:
Section 8 Other Events
Item 8.01: Other Events
On February 4, 2013, Tampa Electric delivered a letter to the Florida Public Service Commission notifying it of its intent to file a request for an increase in its retail base rates and service charges, to be effective on or after January 1, 2014. The letter serves as a test year notification under the Florida Administrative Code Rules, and a copy is attached as Exhibit 99.1 hereto.
Section 9 Financial Statements and Exhibits
Item 9.01: Financial Statements and Exhibits
The exhibit which is part of this report contains forward-looking statements, which are subject to the inherent uncertainties in predicting future results and conditions. Actual results may differ materially from those forecasted. The forecasted results are based on the companys current expectations and assumptions, and the company does not undertake to update that information or any other information contained in this report, except as may be required by law. Additional information is contained under Risk Factors in TECO Energy, Inc.s and Tampa Electric Companys combined Annual Report on Form 10-K for the period ended Dec. 31, 2011.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.