April 12, 2006, Columbia, SC - SCANA Corporation (NYSE: SCG) will hold its 2006 Annual Meeting of Shareholders on Thursday, April 27, beginning at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time (EDT). The annual meeting will be held at Leaside, 100 East Exchange Place, in Columbia, South Carolina. William B. Timmerman, SCANA's chairman, president and chief executive officer, will preside. During the meeting, Mr. Timmerman will provide an update on the Company's operations, including financial results for the first quarter of 2006 that will be released to the public prior to the annual meeting.
Shareholders who are unable to attend the Annual Meeting, as well as other interested persons, may listen to a live audio webcast of the meeting via the Internet by visiting SCANA's web site at www.scana.com. The webcast will begin at 9:00 a.m. EDT. A replay of the webcast will be available on the Company's web site through May 11, 2006.
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 diversified energy-related businesses. The Company serves more than 610,000 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.