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Tampa Electric's Polk Power Station Abuzz With Project Activity, an Industrial Info News Alert

SUGAR LAND, TX -- (Marketwired) -- 05/23/14 -- Written by John Egan for Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Tampa Electric Company (Tampa, Florida), a unit of TECO Energy Incorporated (NYSE:TE) (Tampa), has begun expanding its Polk County Power Station. The $700 million expansion project, which kicked off in April, will convert four simple-cycle, gas-fired generators to combined-cycle units, adding about 460 megawatts (MW) of new generation to the 680 MW of existing gas-fired generation.

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