SEMCO ENERGY, Inc. Declares Quarterly Dividend

Apr 17, 2001, 01:00 ET from SEMCO ENERGY, Inc.

    PORT HURON, Mich., April 17 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of
 SEMCO ENERGY, Inc. (NYSE:   SEN) today declared quarterly dividend No. 95 of
 $.21 per share on the Common Stock of the Company.
     The dividend is payable on the 15th day of May 2001 to shareholders of
 record at the close of business on May 4, 2001.
     SEMCO ENERGY, Inc. is a diversified energy and infrastructure company that
 distributes natural gas to more than 350,000 customers in Michigan and Alaska.
 It also owns and operates businesses involved in natural gas engineering and
 quality assurance services, pipeline construction services, propane
 distribution, intrastate pipelines and natural gas storage in various regions
 of the United States.  In addition, it provides information technology and
 outsourcing services, specializing in the mid-range computer market.
 
 

SOURCE SEMCO ENERGY, Inc.
    PORT HURON, Mich., April 17 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of
 SEMCO ENERGY, Inc. (NYSE:   SEN) today declared quarterly dividend No. 95 of
 $.21 per share on the Common Stock of the Company.
     The dividend is payable on the 15th day of May 2001 to shareholders of
 record at the close of business on May 4, 2001.
     SEMCO ENERGY, Inc. is a diversified energy and infrastructure company that
 distributes natural gas to more than 350,000 customers in Michigan and Alaska.
 It also owns and operates businesses involved in natural gas engineering and
 quality assurance services, pipeline construction services, propane
 distribution, intrastate pipelines and natural gas storage in various regions
 of the United States.  In addition, it provides information technology and
 outsourcing services, specializing in the mid-range computer market.
 
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