Skip to main content
Florida Public Utilities

Corporate News

Florida Public Utilities Company Recognized By Chartwell And Pr News For Community Engagement Campaign For Hurricane Irma

Dover, Delaware — Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) announced today that its energy subsidiary, Florida Public Utilities Company (FPU), received an award as well as several other accolades from Chartwell and PR News for FPU’s social media campaign informing and protecting customers during Hurricane Irma. “I am incredibly proud of our FPU team. Our employees […]

Florida Public Utilities Company Acquires the Propane Operating Assets of Chipola Propane Gas Company

Fernandina Beach, Florida — Florida Public Utilities Company (FPU), a subsidiary of Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK), announced today that its propane subsidiary, Flo-Gas Corporation, has purchased the propane operating assets of Chipola Propane Gas Company in Marianna, Florida. “We are very excited to grow our propane presence in Northwest Florida as we continue to […]

FPU Honored with the 2017 Industry Excellence Award

Jeff Householder, Kevin Webber, Mark Cutshaw, Bill Grant, Buddy Shelley, Warren DiNapoli, Barry Kennedy and Aleida Socarras were honored with 2017’s Industry Excellence Award, in the Production Category, at the Southeastern Electric Exchange (SEE) Conference in Atlanta, Georgia. Warren DiNapoli, Electric Division Operations Manager, and Mark Cutshaw, Director Business Development and Generation, accepted the award […]

Chesapeake Utilities Corporation To Expand Natural Gas Service Territory In Florida

DOVER, Del., May 4, 2017 — Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) (Chesapeake Utilities) announced today that the Company has entered into an agreement with Pensacola Energy to transport natural gas to the City of Pensacola and other industrial users in the surrounding area in Escambia County. This project will increase Chesapeake Utilities’ footprint in Northwest […]

Living the Brand: FPU Named Top Workplace in South Florida!

On Thursday, April 13th, the Sun Sentinel hosted an awards ceremony and celebration to honor the best places to work in South Florida at the Marriott Fort Lauderdale, Coral Springs. The daily newspaper surveyed more than 9,000 employees in South Florida to determine the “Top Workplaces” and 55 employers emerged as exceptional. Florida Public Utilities […]

Lynwood Tanner former Operations Manager-Northwest becomes Manager of Governmental Relations at FPU

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Marianna, FL- January 31, 2017) Lynwood Tanner has been promoted to Manager of Governmental Relations at Florida Public Utilities. In a career spanning more than 42 years, Tanner is continuing his commitment to both FPU and the area that he has called home for most of his life as he assumes this […]

Elaine Bittner, Chesapeake Utilities Corporation, Receives Top International Honor

Dover, Delaware – Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) (Chesapeake Utilities) Senior Vice President of Strategic Development Elaine Bittner was named “Female Executive of the Year.” Ms. Bittner accepted the Gold Stevie Award during the 13th annual Stevie Awards for Women in Business, held in New York City on November 18, 2016. “Congratulations to Elaine and […]

George Alan Hall Named FNGA’s Person of the Year Award

(George Alan, pictured to the right of Mike McCarty, Manger Operations Compliance) The coveted Donald L. Napier Person of the Year award was presented to George Alan Hall, FPU’s Measurement Technician II at this year’s Florida Natural Gas Association’s annual convention on September 21, 2016. Nominated by Mike McCarty, the entrant must have demonstrated outstanding […]

Greg Blazina Named FPGA President

L-r: Dave Pluta, Manager Propane Operations; Steve Hetland, Manager Propane Operations; Preya John, Manager Propane Operations; Greg Blazina, Director Propane Operations; Dana Tindall, Manager Propane Operations and Kevin Webber, Vice President Business Development & Gas Operations Florida Propane Gas Association’s (FPGA) annual convention in Bonita Springs, Florida was held in July, during which Greg, Director […]

FPU Wins 2016 SGA Marketing Excellence Award

SGA presented FPU their 2015-2016 Marketing Excellence Award. The SGA Growth & Retention Section Managing Committee announced FPU’s “Energy Experts Campaign” as one of two wining entries of the 2015-2016 Marketing Excellence Awards. Danielle Mulligan, Marketing Manager accepted the award and presented the program at the SGA 2016 Management Conference this past April in San […]