Copel - 9M12 Results

                             Copel - 9M12 Results

PR Newswire

CURITIBA, Brazil, Nov. 14, 2012

CURITIBA, Brazil, Nov. 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Companhia Paranaense de
Energia - Copel (BM&FBOVESPA:CPLE3, CPLE5, CPLE6 / NYSE: ELP / LATIBEX: XCOP),
a company that generates, transmits, distributes and sells power, its results
for the first nine months of 2012 (9M12).

Copel's consolidated balance sheet presents, in addition to the figures of its
wholly-owned subsidiaries (Copel Geracao e Transmissao, Copel Distribuicao and
Copel Telecomunicacoes), those of Compagas, Elejor, UEG Araucaria, Caiua
Transmissora, Costa Oeste Transmissora, Integracao Maranhense Transmissora,
Marumbi Transmissora, Transmissora Sul Brasileira, Cutia Empreendimentos
Eolicos and Domino Holdings. The consolidated financial statements were
prepared in accordance with International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS)
issued by the International Accounting Standards Board (IASB), and with
accounting practices adopted in Brazil.

  oNet Operating Revenue: R$ 6,109 million.
  oOperating Income: R$ 1,168 million.
  oNet Income: R$ 824 million.
  oEPS (Earnings per Share): R$ 3.01.
  oEBITDA (Earnings Before Interest, Taxes, Depreciation And Amortization):
    R$ 1,441 million.
  oReturn on Shareholder's Equity: 7.0% in the period.
  oGrowth in Power Supply: 5.0%

The Company's shares and main indexes presented the following variations in
the period:

                          Price      Var. %                             Var.%

Ticker                   09/28/2012 year   Index     Points 06/29/2012 year
CPLE3 (common/
BM&FBovespa)              R$ 27.79   (15.8)
CPLE6 (preferred B/
BM&FBovespa)              R$ 33.10   (14.9) IBOVESPA  59,175            4.3
ELP (ADR/ Nyse)           US$ 16.42  (21.7) DOW JONES 13,437            10.0
XCOP (preferred B/
Latibex)                  € 12.71    (21.5) LATIBEX   2,781             (4.3)

The complete release is available at the Company's website: www.copel.com/ir

Conference Call: November 21, 2012

English:
1:30 am – US EST
Dial in number: +1 516 300-1066
Access Code: Copel
(Simultaneous translation into English)

Live webcast at www.copel.com/ir

Contacts: Investor Relations – COPEL
Phone: (55 41) 3222-2027
E-mail:ri@copel.com

SOURCE COPEL

Website: http://www.copel.com/ir