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FPU Takes Part In “Easter Seals Get Down To Business Lunch”

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January 27, 2014—On Tuesday, January 21st, representatives of FPU were among the more than 400 members of the business community that came together to benefit children with disabilities and special needs. The networking and charity event took place at Igoe-Amar … Continue reading

FPU Proudly Sponsors Entertainment At This Year’s Heritage Festival

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Fort Meade, FL (January 20, 2014)—FPU has signed on to be the Entertainment Sponsor at the upcoming Battle of Bowlegs Creek Heritage Festival. Celebrating the 150th anniversary of the Battle, 2014’s three-day event will take place Friday, January 31 through … Continue reading

Florida Public Utilities Acquires The Natural Gas Operating System From The City Of Fort Meade

FLORIDA PUBLIC UTILITIES ACQUIRES THE NATURAL GAS OPERATING SYSTEM FROM THE CITY OF FORT MEADE WEST PALM BEACH, FL (December 2, 2013) – Florida Public Utilities Company (FPU), a subsidiary of Chesapeake Utilities Corporation, announced today that it has acquired … Continue reading

Don’t Miss Florida Public Utilities’ 2013 Community Showcase

November 12, 2013—Presented by the Citrus County Builders Association, the 2013 Florida Public Utilities Community Showcase will be featured at the Crystal River National Guard Armory on Saturday, November 16, from 9 AM to 3 PM. The event will highlight … Continue reading

Florida Public Utilities Files 2014 Electric Fuel Rates. Customers Will Benefit from Rate Decrease.

September 3, 2013 – Florida Public Utilities (FPUC) has filed with the Florida Public Service Commission (PSC) its 2014 electric fuel rates.  If approved, FPU’s residential electric fuel rate will drop just over 1% in the Northwest division and nearly … Continue reading

New Propane Program Offers Up To $28,000 In Product Incentives

August 30, 2013—The new Propane Heat & Power Incentive Program offers up to $28,000 in financial incentives, and aims to encourage homeowners, businesses and relevant contractors to purchase and experience new-to-the-market propane-fueled technologies. Sponsored by the Propane Education & Research … Continue reading

FPU Is Moving Its Fernandina Beach Customer Location

August 20, 2013 – Florida Public Utilities (FPU) is in the process of moving from its existing office to 780 Amelia Island Parkway. Opening September 9th, FPU’s more “customer-friendly” location can be found west of 14th Street at the roundabout … Continue reading

FPU Plays Chauffeur-For-A-Day To Builders

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FPU recently celebrated this year’s ‘New Southern Home’ by providing a July 11th champagne bus tour to the destination.   Currently in the hands of builder Nathan Cross of NWC Construction, the 32,000-square foot, less than $700,00 home was the … Continue reading

FPU Helps Make July 4th Fireworks Possible

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July 23, 2013—After an unpopular ten-year hiatus, FPU’s co-sponsorship helped bring July 4th fireworks back to Okeechobee County. Hosted by the Fraternal Order of Police, the celebration took place at the Okee-Tantie Park on State Road 78. As the keynote … Continue reading

Chrysler CEO Pushes For Natural Gas Options After Launching Electric Vehicle

May 17, 2013—Despite launching the 2014 Fiat 500e electric car, when it comes to alternative-powered vehicles, Fiat-Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne is publicly expressing his preference for natural gas. In fact, the CEO spoke out at the Society of Automotive Engineers … Continue reading