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HomeServe Interior Gas Line Repair Coverage to be Offered to Florida Public Utilities Customers in Southern and Central Florida

West Palm Beach, FL – February 10, 2014 – HomeServe USA (HomeServe) today announced the expansion of its agreement with Florida Public Utilities (FPU), a subsidiary of Chesapeake Utilities Corporation, to offer home repair service plans to FPU’s 80,000 natural gas customers in Southern and Central Florida.  The initial service offering will provide optional repair […]

“Energy Expert” Scott Ranck Delivers Lecture To College Students

“Energy Expert” Scott Ranck Delivers Lecture To College Students

February 22, 2014— Senior Energy Specialist Scott Ranck , also known as FPU’s Energy Expert, spoke to a group of HVAC students at Fortis Institute. The lecture entitled “Seeing the Big Picture For HVAC Students” involved various energy efficiency and conservation topics, and took place on February 5th at the Fortis Institute campus in Mulberry.

FPU Joins Fight Against Childhood Cancer At 9th Annual Star Ball

FPU Joins Fight Against Childhood Cancer At 9th Annual Star Ball

February 20, 2014—FPU lent its support to the 9th Annual Star Ball, which was thrown to benefit children who are battling cancer and other life-altering conditions. Hosted by Little Smiles of Florida, the Hollywood-themed fundraiser took place on Sunday, February 15th at the Harriet Himmel Theater in West Palm Beach.

FPU To Co-Sponsor This Year’s Battle Of Okeechobee Reenactment

Okeechobee, FL (February 11, 2014)—FPU is pleased to announce that it will join Florida State Park Service, Williamson Cattle Company and the various other organizations set to co-sponsor the 2014 Battle Of Okeechobee Reenactment. Marking the Second Seminole War Battle Reenactment, the upcoming three-day event will take place Friday, February 21 through Sunday, February 23 […]

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

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

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 Child Development Center in West Palm Beach, and featured a presentation by Tim Sanders, author of […]

FPU Proudly Sponsors Entertainment At This Year’s Heritage Festival

FPU Proudly Sponsors Entertainment At This Year’s Heritage Festival

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 Sunday, February 2 at the Fort Meade Outdoor Recreation Area on U.S. 98. As in […]

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 the natural gas operating and distribution system from the City of Fort Meade. The acquisition […]

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 a wide range of local businesses, allowing community members to become familiar with services and […]

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 7% in the Northeast division.  FPU’s northwest division encompasses the City of Marianna and surrounding […]

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 Council (PERC), the program is available to qualifying and selected residential and commercial participants—and requires […]