SOURCE: Cleco Corporation

July 19, 2006 16:30 ET

Cleco Corp. Announces Webcast of 2006 Second-Quarter Results

PINEVILLE, LA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- July 19, 2006 -- Cleco Corp. (NYSE: CNL) will host its 2006 second-quarter earnings conference call at 11 a.m. Eastern Time (10 a.m. Central Time) on Friday, Aug. 4, 2006. A live webcast of the call can be accessed through the company's Web site at www.cleco.com, by selecting "For Investors," and then "Cleco Corporation Second-Quarter Earnings Conference Call."

The call will follow distribution of the company's 2006 second-quarter earnings news release after the market closes on Thursday, Aug. 3, 2006. Cleco President and CEO Mike Madison and Senior Vice President and CFO Kathleen Nolen will host the conference call. A replay will be available on Cleco's Web site for 12 months.

Cleco Corp. is a regional energy company headquartered in Pineville, La. It operates a regulated electric utility company that serves about 267,000 customers across Louisiana. Cleco also operates a wholesale energy business with approximately 1,350 megawatts of generating capacity. For more information about Cleco, visit www.cleco.com.

Contact Information

  • Investor Contacts:
    Cleco Corporation:
    Keith Crump
    (318) 484-7719

    Ryan Gunter
    (318) 484-7724

    Shareholder Services:
    Rodney Hamilton
    (318) 484-7593

    Analyst Inquiries:
    Dresner Corporate Services
    Kristine Walczak
    (312) 780-7205

    Media Contact:
    Cleco Corporation
    Michael Burns
    (318) 484-7663