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FPU Participates In ‘Breakfast With Diane Rehm’ Fundraiser.

FPU Participates In ‘Breakfast With Diane Rehm’ Fundraiser.

February 25, 2013— In a show of support for National Public Radio (NPR), a handful of FPU employees recently represented their Company at the ‘Breakfast With Diane Rehm’ fundraiser. The event took place February 9th at the West Palm Beach … Continue reading

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

February 7, 2013 – Florida Public Utilities Company (FPU), a subsidiary of Chesapeake Utilities Corporation, today announced that its propane subsidiary, Flo-Gas Corporation, has purchased the propane operating assets of Glades Gas Company. Glades Gas has been a family-owned and … Continue reading

FPU Named 2012 ‘Large Business of the Year’

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January 11, 2013 –Despite some stiff, ever-popular competition (including Lowe’s and Hampton Inn), FPU has been granted the 2012 ‘Large Business of the Year’ Award by the Amelia Island Fernandina Beach Yulee Chamber of Commerce. An honor that last went … Continue reading

Nassau County’s Pipeline System Up And Running

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December 11, 2012 –Topping off FPU’s initial stage of bringing natural gas to Nassau County, the Company has taken a significant step in the expansion by implementing the energy into the city’s distribution system. Essentially, this means that natural gas … Continue reading

FPU Receives Award from Fernandina Beach Babe Ruth Baseball League

January 23, 2013—Florida Public Utilities recently accepted an award for their contribution to the Fernandina Beach Babe Ruth Baseball League. The Company donated and installed concrete poles providing the infrastructure for the new overhead netting system offering more protection for … Continue reading

Latest FPU Newsletter Recognizes ‘Crime-Fighting’ Employee

Joey Voyard receiving a certificate of appreciation at the ‘Chesapeake CARES’ October event.

January 3, 2013—Serving as further proof that heroes live (and work) among us is Client Services Manger Joey Voyard, who played a key role in helping police nail down the suspect of a homicide that occurred in West Palm Beach … Continue reading

FPU Employees Return Home From Relief Efforts

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November 19, 2012 – To the undoubted delight of many—current Company included—FPU employees are no longer in a New York state of, well, anything. After beginning to make the long haul from Long Island on Nov. 12th, FPU is pleased … Continue reading

FPU Takes Relief Efforts To New York

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November 12, 2012 –After helping restore power to countless Pennsylvania residents, FPU employees have put on their snow boots and trekked to Long Island, New York to continue their Hurricane Sandy relief efforts. With word that necessary clean up and … Continue reading

FPU Remains Up North Amid Aftermath Of Hurricane Sandy

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November 5, 2012 – Various linemen and crew leaders from FPU are currently in the Philadelphia area helping with Hurricane Sandy relief efforts, which includes restoring power to the 21,000 people currently without. Having left Florida Oct. 31st, FPU continues … Continue reading

Rayonier And FPU Finalize ‘Renewable Energy Agreement’

October 24, 2012—A greener community and lower energy costs may be officially within reach for Fernandina Beach. Thanks to a 10-year agreement approved by the Florida Public Service Commission in July and finalized by the two companies in October, FPU … Continue reading