SCANA Corporation to Announce First Quarter 2005 Financial Results on April 29, 2005
Investor Contacts:
John Winn
(803) 217-9240

Bryan Hatchell
(803) 217-7458

Columbia, SC, April 12, 2005 - SCANA Corporation (NYSE:SCG) announced today that it will release its first quarter 2005 earnings on Friday, April 29, 2005, before the market opens. SCANA's management will discuss those results in a conference call, details of which are as follows:

Date and Time: Friday, April 29, 2005, 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time

Call in Number:
U.S./Canada: (800) 901-5248
International: (617) 786-4512

Event Code: 55290548

Principal Speaker: Kevin Marsh – Senior Vice President & Chief Financial Officer

Instructions: The conference call will begin promptly at 10:00 a.m., so participants should call in 5-10 minutes prior to the call to ensure that operators have sufficient time to record your name and company affiliation. A replay of the conference call will be available approximately 2 hours after completion of the call through May 13, 2005. To access the replay, call (888) 286-8010 (U.S./Canada) or
(617) 801-6888 (International) and enter the event code 11595579. A transcript of the call will be available on the Company's web site.

Internet Access: A live listen-only simulcast and replay of the conference call via the Internet will be available on the Company's web site at The live simulcast will begin Friday, April 29, 2005 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time and the replay of the conference call will be available through May 13, 2005.

SCANA Corporation, a Fortune 500 company headquartered in Columbia, South Carolina, is a registered holding company engaged, through subsidiaries, in regulated electric and natural gas utility operations and other energy-related businesses. The Company serves approximately 585,000 electric customers in South Carolina and more than one million natural gas customers in South Carolina, North Carolina and Georgia. Information about SCANA Corporation and its businesses is available on the Company's web site at