SCANA Corporation to Announce Third Quarter Financial Results on October 28, 2005

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

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


Columbia, SC, October 5, 2005 -- SCANA Corporation (NYSE:SCG) will release its third quarter 2005 earnings on Friday, October 28, 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, October 28, 2005, 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time

Call in Number:
U.S./Canada (800) 573-4842
International (617) 224-4327

Event Code:
82085397

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 November 11, 2005. To access the replay, call (888) 286-8010 (U.S./Canada) or (617) 801-6888 (International) and enter the event code 47770879. 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, October 28, 2005 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time and the replay of the conference call will be available through November 11, 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 592,000 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.

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