Copel - 2012 Results

                             Copel - 2012 Results

PR Newswire

CURITIBA, Brazil, March 26, 2013

CURITIBA, Brazil, March 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Companhia Paranaense de
Energia - COPEL (BM&FBOVESPA: CPLE3, CPLE5, CPLE6 / NYSE: ELP / LATIBEX:
XCOP), a company that generates, transmits, distributes and sells power,
announced its results for 2012.

Copel's consolidated balance sheet presents the figures of its wholly-owned
subsidiaries (Copel Geracao e Transmissao, Copel Distribuicao and Copel
Telecomunicacoes), controlled companies and investees. 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$ 8,532 million.
  oOperating Income: R$ 973 million.
  oNet Income: R$ 727 million.
  oEPS (Earnings per Share): R$ 2.65.
  oEBITDA (Earnings Before Interest, Taxes, Depreciation And Amortization):
    R$ 1,551 million.
  oReturn on Shareholder's Equity: 6.0% in the period.
  oGrowth in Power Supply: 5.5%

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

                                 Price      Var. %           Price      Var. %
Ticker                                           Index
                                 12/31/2012 year             12/31/2012 year
CPLE3 (common/ BM&FBovespa)      R$ 25.20   (23.7) Ibovespa  60,952     7.4
CPLE6 (preferred B/ BM&FBovespa) R$ 31.70   (18.5) IEE       28,792     (11.7)
ELP (ADR/ Nyse)                  US$ 15.35  (26.8) Dow Jones 13,104     7.3
XCOP (preferred B/ Latibex)      Euro11.62 (28.3) Latibex   2,594      (10.7)

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

Conference Call: March 27, 2013

English: 02:00 pm – 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
 
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