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Increased Natural Gas Usage Linked To Decrease In National CO2 Emissions

May 15, 2013—While natural gas is widely known for having the eco-friendly edge over coal, oil and other fossil fuels, recently emerging statistics will likely equal additional ‘strength in numbers’ for this cleaner, greener energy source. Among 2012’s most noteworthy … Continue reading

Florida Public Utilities Wishes to Thank Marianna Customers

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April 10, 2013 —We wish to thank the citizens of Marianna for their support of Florida Public Utilities in the recent “City of Marianna Electric Franchise Purchase Referendum”. The voters have spoken and we are humbled by your overwhelming confidence … Continue reading

Two Local Schools Add Natural Gas To The Agenda

March 21, 2013—Emma Love Hardee and Southside Elementary Schools are well on their way to earning an “A” in energy-savings, as the two schools are the latest Nassau County institutions to be converted to natural gas service. As FPU continues … Continue reading

FPU Employee Helps Save Man’s Life With CPR

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March 21, 2013—Tom Moen, an FPU employee, helped saved the life of a fellow diner by utilizing the ongoing CPR training he acquired through the Company. A Safety Compliance and Training Coordinator for FPU’s Northeast Florida Division, Moen was dining … Continue reading

FPU Helps Buy Books For Riverside Elementary

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March 8, 2013—One Riverside Elementary student named Florida Public Utilities a ‘hero’ after the Company contributed numerous dollars to the school’s ‘Pennies For Pages’ event. The month-long ‘book-a-thon’ began on March 4th, when each class received a money jar. Students … Continue reading

FPU Launches ‘Energy Expert’ Web Portal

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February 27, 2013—FPU is pleased to announce the launch their new ‘Energy Expert’ web portal, which made its official debut earlier this month. Among the portal’s most interactive features is the ability to submit specific energy-related questions to Scott Rank, … Continue reading

FPU Participates In ‘Breakfast With Diane Rehm’ Fundraiser.

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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