SCANA Corporation to Announce Second Quarter Financial Results on July 22, 2005

Investor Contacts:
John Winn
(803) 217-9240
jwinn@scana.com

Bryan Hatchell
(803) 217-7458
bhatchell@scana.com


Columbia, SC, July 5, 2005 -- SCANA Corporation (NYSE:SCG) will release its second quarter 2005 earnings on Friday, July 22, 2005, before the market opens. SCANA's management will discuss those results in a conference call with analysts, details of which are as follows:

Date and Time: Friday, July 22, 2005, 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time

Call in Number:
U.S./Canada (800) 237-9752
International (617) 847-8706

Event Code: 87530008

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

Instructions: The conference call will begin promptly at 10:00 a.m. ET, 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 August 5, 2005. To access the replay, call (888) 286-8010 (U.S./Canada) or (617) 801-6888 (International) and enter the event code 75406190. A transcript of the call will be available in the Investor Information section of 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 www.scana.com. The live simulcast will begin Friday, July 22, 2005 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time and the replay of the conference call will be available through August 5, 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 590,000 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 www.scana.com.