SCANA Corporation to Announce Third Quarter Financial Results on October 27, 2006
Investor Contacts:
John Winn
(803) 217-9240
jwinn@scana.com

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


Columbia, SC, October 6, 2006 - - SCANA Corporation (NYSE:SCG) will release its third quarter 2006 earnings on Friday, October 27, 2006, 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 27, 2006, 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time

Call in Number: U.S./Canada (866) 356-4279
International (617) 597-5394

Event Code: 90641922

Principal Speaker: Jimmy Addison – 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 10, 2006. To access the replay, call (888) 286-8010 (U.S./Canada) or (617) 801-6888 (International) and enter the event code 82144064. A transcript of the call will be available in the Investor Relations section of the Company’s web site.

Internet Access: A live listen-only webcast of the conference call via the Internet will be available on the Company’s web site at www.scana.com. The webcast will begin Friday, October 27, 2006 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time. A replay of the conference call will be available on the Company’s website through November 10, 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 energy-related businesses. The Company serves approximately 617,000 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.