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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 […]

Happy New Year, Fernandina Beach!

2016 NYE Shrimp Drop

The second annual New Year’s Eve “Shrimp Drop” was held in downtown Fernandina Beach on December 31, 2016 at the riverfront. Fernandina Beach has long been known for the fresh caught daily shrimp by local Amelia Island shrimpers. The event was organized and orchestrated by Ramiro Sicre, FPU Manager, Governmental Relations, in conjunction with the […]

FPU | The Gift of Giving 2016

Pictured: l-r: Jowi Baugh, Sr Internal Auditor; Bernita Banks, Customer Service Rep; Bonnie Erdek, Community & Contracts Administrator; Kelly Monaco, Operations Admin Supervisor; Stacy Laster, GRIP Project Coordinator and Myra Singer, founder of The Giving Tree and wife of outgoing Rabbi. The Giving Tree of Temple Beth El is an all-volunteer non-denominational grassroots organization serving […]

Harvest: Hope to Benefit The Path

L-R: Wade Hughes, Sales Repetitive & Sandy Hughes; Denise, ADDS Managaer, and roy Dunham; Michelle Glaum, Propane Clerk & Tom Fonner; Crystal Allegretti, Propane Clerk & Nathan Roberts. On Friday, October 21st, FPU employees in the Inglis division attended the 14th annual Harvest Hope fundraiser banquet. Held at the First Baptist Church of Crystal River, […]

Inglis Division in Holiday Support and Spirit!

Andrew & Alyssa Rhoads, children of Philip Zimmer, Natural Gas Manager, with Jillian & Trisha Zimmer; Adriana and Crystal Allegretti, Propane Clerk; Audrey, Sandy, Madeline Hughes with Wade Hughes, Commercial Sales Representative, and Mackenzie Hughes. In support of the Citrus County Chamber of Commerce, Florida Public Utilities’ Inglis division cheerfully participated in the Crystal River […]

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 […]