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‘Leadership in Housing’ Awarded To Florida Public Utilities

March 2, 2012–Scott Ranck, an ENERGY STAR Rating Partner, has accepted a “Leadership in Housing” award on behalf of Florida Public Utilities ENERGY STAR program. ENERGY STAR is a joint program of the United States Environmental Protection Agency and the … Continue reading

Florida Public Utilities And Peoples Gas Bringing Natural Gas To Nassau County

April 11, 2012–The clean, safe fuel will be available for the first time in Nassau County, Fernandina Beach and Tampa, Fla. Florida Public Utilities Co. (FPU), and Tampa-based TECO Peoples Gas have joined forces to bring natural gas service to … Continue reading

Florida Public Utilities Company Announces Third Rate Decrease

March 14, 2012 – The cost of electricity will once again be reduced for customers of Florida Public Utilities Company (FPU). For the third time in just over a year, FPU will lower rates in its Northwest Division service area. The … Continue reading

FPU Employee Dedicates Lunch Break To Helping Cancer Patients

March 13, 2012—Linda Gamble may be a Customer Service Representative at FPU’s Northeast Florida division, but when it comes to helping other people— she wears more hats than one. In addition to knitting and donating more than 50 ‘chemo hats’ … Continue reading

Florida Linemen Honored With Special Day

March 2, 2012–The Florida House of Representatives introduced a resolution honoring the thousands of men and women risking their lives everyday ensuring the reliable delivery of electricity throughout the state.  The resolution, sponsored by Representative Seth McKeel, designated August 26th,, … Continue reading

Another Notch On FPU’s Propane Belt

February 1, 2012–Flo-Gas Corporation, the propane subsidiary of Florida Public Utilities, purchased the assets of Barefoot Bay Propane Gas Company, providing piped propane gas and related services to residential and commercial customers in the community of Barefoot Bay in Brevard … Continue reading

Flo-Gas Corporation, Subsidiary Of Florida Public Utilities Company, Announces Purchase Of Crescent Propane

January 15, 2012–Flo-Gas Corporation, a subsidiary of Florida Public Utilities Company, announced today its purchase of the assets of Crescent Propane, a propane company headquartered in Newberry, Florida. Crescent Propane was founded over ten years ago and provides propane service … Continue reading

New Survey Shows That 98% Of Chefs Prefer Cooking With Gas

November 21, 2011–From newspaper ads to television commercials, Florida Public Utilities has long-informed customers that ‘9-out-of-10 chefs prefer cooking with natural gas’. Now, new research indicates that the numbers behind such a statement may be, in fact, stronger than the … Continue reading

FPU Dedicates More Than $50,000 To Its NW Florida Communities

November 10, 2011—Symbolizing the latest in a long history of strong community involvement, FPU has now contributed more than 50-grand to enriching its Northwest Florida communities this year. Local contributions have been put toward initiatives related to Cottondale High School, Florida Sherriff’s Youth ranch, Marianna … Continue reading

Florida Public Utilities Powers Up ‘Energy-Saving’ Streetlights

October 26, 2011–Florida Public Utilities (FPU) has brought new light to citywide energy-efficiency by installing 27 LED (Light-Emitting Diode) streetlights in various locations throughout Fernandina Beach. As part of a partnership between FPU and the City of Fernandina Beach, formed … Continue reading