Natural Gas Distribution
Chesapeake Utilities owns and operates approximately 1,400 miles of gas distribution mains in Delaware and Maryland. Chesapeake Utilities distributes natural gas through its Delaware and Maryland divisions to approximately 70,000 residential, commercial and industrial customers.
In December 2019, we entered into an agreement with South Jersey Industries to acquire Elkton Gas. Elkton Gas serves approximately 7,000 natural gas customers within a franchised area in Cecil County, MD.