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FPU Energy Conservation Representative ‘Represents’ In Nassau County

August 21, 2012—FPU’s David Richardson had the honor of speaking at the Historic Fernandina Beach Business Association on August 21st.  The main focus of the presentation was to inform the thirty-five local attendees about the Company’s natural gas expansion project on Amelia Island. Richardson also used the opportunity to spread awareness for commercial energy-saving initiatives—an […]

FPU Plans To Proactively Renovate Miles Of Gas Pipeline

August 14, 2012—After receiving final approval by the Florida Public Service Commission on August 14, FPU has announced that they will be putting the Gas Reliability Infrastructure Program (GRIP) on the fast track. Joining forces with partner company Central Florida Gas (CFG), the two energy providers plan to replace more than 350 miles of gas […]

FPU Crews Return Home After Helping Maryland, West Virginia Thru The Storm

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July 20, 2012—After two weeks of assisting with Maryland and West Virginia’s power restoration efforts—and working with the Southeastern Electric Exchange member companies to resume power for roughly 4.3-milion customers—FPU’s linemen and various other crewmembers have returned to Florida safely. Representing FPU’s Northeastern and Northwestern divisions, employees who volunteered for the effort include: Jerry Lewis, […]

Fast-Moving Scam Targets Customers Of Utility Companies

July 15, 2012–Amid numerous nationwide reports of scammers posing as various Utility Companies in order to obtain personal informationfrom homeowners for fraudulent use, Florida Public Utilities (FPU) urges residents to protect themselves by being aware. Situation Scammers posing as local utility companies contact customers and invite them to take advantage of a nonexistent federal program […]

FPU Office To Be ‘Guinea Pig’ For Exciting, New Gas Technology

May 21, 2012—FPU’s Central Florida East division is now home to natural gas heat pump systems and a propane heat pump system, making it one of Florida’s first commercial locations to install this cutting-edge technology. While necessary equipment was delivered on May 21st, the installation process is scheduled to begin July 5th and the units […]

FPU Lends ‘Girl Power’ To Build Homes For Charity

May 13, 2012—Nearly a dozen of FPU’s female employees raised their paint rollers (and various other tools) to participate in ‘National Women Build Week’ for Habitat for Humanity, which began May 5th. Dedicating a day’s work to help build affordable housing in the New Smyrna Beach area, FPU’s volunteers were among the 35,000 other women […]

FPU’s Aleida Socarras Installed As Chamber Board Member

April 27, 2012—Congratulations to Aleida Socarras, who was installed as a Board Member of the Central Palm Beach County Chamber of Commerce, which recently merged to create the largest Chamber of Commerce in Palm Beach County. As FPU’s Director of Sales & Marketing, Socarras is sure to play an instrumental role in strengthening the Chamber’s […]

FPU Announces Successful Event

April 24, 2012–Florida Public Utilities hosted a celebration honoring the first natural gas customer installation in Nassau County.  The Residence Inn Amelia Island, the first account activation, was also the venue for the victorious party.  The beautiful suite hotel was the ideal site for the “by invitation only” event that allowed FPU to host City […]

‘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 United States Department of Energy, developed to save the citizens money and protect the environment […]

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 Nassau County and Amelia Island for the first time. The companies will install a 33-mile-long […]