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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 March, 2016
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____



Notice to the Market IR 07/16

4th Tariff Revision Cycle Copel Distribuição

Companhia Paranaense de Energia - Copel, pursuant to CVM Instruction 358/2002, hereby informs its shareholders and the market in general that, as provided in the schedule of Copel Distribuição's 4th Tariff Revision Cycle, the Brazilian Electricity Regulatory Agency (Aneel) sent to Copel’s Consumer Council the SPARTA spreadsheet, a file that has all the preliminary figures of Copel’s tariff revision, indicating an expected average reduction of 11.5% in captive consumers' tariffs. It is noteworthy that the process still go through several stages, and the final index to be applied to the tariffs must be approved by Aneel until June 24, 2016.

The Company will keep the market informed of further developments regarding this matter.

Curitiba, March 23, 2016.

Luiz Eduardo da Veiga Sebastiani
Chief Financial and Investor Relations Officer



For further information, please contact our Investor Relations team:
ri@copel.com or (41) 3222-2027ri@copel.com or (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: March 23, 2016
/S/  Luiz Fernando Leone Vianna
Luiz Fernando Leone Vianna
Chief Executive Officer

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