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Natural Gas Now Available in Hypoluxo Island

March 13, 2015. Hypoluxo Island, Florida. The clean, safe fuel is now available to Hypoluxo Island. Florida Public Utilities (FPU) has completed installation of the infrastructure necessary to provide natural gas to residents of the Island. At the request of the Hypoluxo Island Property Owners Association and the help of the Town of Lantana, FPU […]

Chesapeake Utilities Announces Florida PSC Approvals of Purchased Power Agreements for Florida Public Utilities

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 4, 2015 CHESAPEAKE UTILITIES CORPORATION ANNOUNCES FLORIDA PSC APPROVALS OF PURCHASED POWER AGREEMENTS FOR FLORIDA PUBLIC UTILITIES COMPANY Dover, Delaware — Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) (“Chesapeake”) announced today that the Florida Public Service Commission (“FPSC”) has approved the Purchased Power Agreement (“PPA”) signed between Chesapeake subsidiaries Florida Public Utilities Company […]

Chesapeake Utilities Corporation Announces Definitive Merger Agreement To Acquire Gatherco, Inc.

February 02, 2015 — Transaction Valued at approximately $59.2 million — Dover, Delaware – Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) (“Chesapeake Utilities” or “Company”) and Gatherco, Inc. (“Gatherco”) today announced that they have entered into a merger agreement, dated as of January 30, 2015 under which Chesapeake Utilities will acquire Gatherco. Upon consummation of the transaction, […]

Rotary Donates Defibrillators to Wolfson Children’s Hospital

Contact: Jodi Henson 770-605-1817 or Vicki Beaudry 904-277-5292 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Rotary Donates Defibrillators to Wolfson Children’s Hospital to Help Nassau County Children Last March the Rotary Club of Amelia Island Sunrise held an International Wine Tasting event to raise funds for Wolfson Children’s Hospital, a non-profit organization. Recognized year after year as […]

FPU | The Giving Tree-Holiday Gift Program

December 8, 2014— Temple Beth El in Boca Raton founded The Giving Tree-Holiday Gift program nearly 30 years ago. It is an all volunteer grassroots organization consisting of hundreds of volunteers throughout the community at large. Their mission is to spread kindness, dignity and hope to those in need within the local Palm Beach County […]

FPU | Volunteers at Royal Palm Covenant Church in FL

November 24, 2014— Volunteers from Florida Public Utilities assisted the Royal Palm Covenant Church again this year. Employees donated non-perishable food items at both the Operations Center and the Administrative building. Foodstuffs collected were donated to the Church the Tuesday before Thanksgiving and FPU helpers assisted other volunteers to prepare over 500 food boxes to […]

FPU Proudly Supports the Fernandina Beach Library

There is no gift greater than the contribution of literacy and Florida Public Utilities has donated funding to the “Friends of the Library” (FOL) in Fernandina Beach. Our donation will help to advance the construction and renovation of a new addition to the library. Once completed, the expanded library will serve as a family-friendly meeting […]

Florida PSC Approves Rate Adjustment for Florida Public Utilities Electric Customers

Fernandina Beach, Florida, September 23, 2014 — Florida Public Utilities Company (“FPU”) today announced that on September 15, 2014, the Florida Public Service Commission (“PSC”) approved the joint recommendation of FPU and the Office of Public Counsel (“OPC”) to adopt the “Stipulation and Settlement Agreement” (“Agreement”), which was filed in August of this year. Under […]

Chesapeake Utilities Corporation To Build Combined Heat And Power Plant In Florida

Dover, Delaware, September 19, 2014 — Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) (“Chesapeake”) announced today that its subsidiary, Eight Flags Energy, LLC (“Eight Flags”), is pursuing the development and construction of a combined heat and power plant in Fernandina Beach on Amelia Island in Nassau County, Florida. The plant will be built on a site to […]

In Observance Of 9/11, FPU Treats West Palm Beach Firefighters To Lunch

Fire Fighters

September 11, 2014—In remembrance of 9/11, and as a gesture of appreciation for their everyday dedication and service, local employees of Florida Public Utilities provided a free lunch to the men and women of the Dixie Highway firehouse in West Palm Beach. “All the firemen & women and administrative support staff thank FPU and its […]