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Report of Foreign Private Issuer
Pursuant to Rule 13a-16 or 15d-16 of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
For the month of December, 2012
Commission File Number 1-14668

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Energy Company of Paraná
(Translation of Registrant's name into English)
Rua Coronel Dulcídio, 800
80420-170 Curitiba, Paraná
Federative Republic of Brazil
(5541) 3222-2027
(Address of principal executive offices)

Indicate by check mark whether the registrant files or will file annual reports under cover Form 20-F or Form 40-F.  Form 20-F ___X___ Form 40-F _______

 Indicate by check mark whether the registrant by furnishing the information contained in this Form is also thereby furnishing the information to the Commission pursuant to Rule 12g3-2(b) under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.  

Yes _______ No ___X____


IR 24/12

CAPEX 2013

     Companhia Paranaense de Energia – COPEL, pursuant to CVM Instruction 358/2002, informs that the 139th Company’s Board of Directors Meeting, held on December 19, 2012, approved the Capital Expenditures Program for 2013 as follows:

  R$ million 
Generation and Transmission  907.8 
HPP Colíder  449.0 
HPP Mauá  58.6 
SHP Cavernoso II  8.3 
TLAraraquara/ Taubaté  132.8 
Substation Cerquilho  20.5 
Other  238.6 
Distribution  986.4 
Telecommunications  69.9 
TOTAL  1,964.1 


These figures do not include possible acquisitions and investments to be made by subsidiaries and affiliates of Copel.

Curitiba, December 20 , 2012

Ricardo Portugal Alves
CFO and Investor Relations

For additional information, please contact Copel’s Investor Relations team: 
ri@copel.com or (55-41) 3222-2027



Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized.
Date: December 21, 2012
/S/  Lindolfo Zimmer
Lindolfo Zimmer

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