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April 02, 2020

Company providing assistance through donations and customer grant DOVER, DE – Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) today announced the Company will donate $200,000 to support response and relief organizations assisting communities affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. The Company also announced a special one-time grant from its SHARING program for customers economically impacted by the spread […]


March 16, 2020

Customer Walk-in Access to Company Buildings Temporarily Suspended as a Precaution DOVER, DE – In light of the national emergency declaration over the COVID-19 pandemic, Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) today announced the Company has taken several preventative measures to help keep employees, customers and communities safe. The Company’s Pandemic Response Plan follows the guidance […]


January 28, 2020

Dover, DE – Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK), announced today the availability of grants through its SHARING program, a nonprofit organization that provides funds to the Company’s natural gas and propane gas customers living on the Delmarva Peninsula who need financial assistance to pay their gas bills or to repair their gas appliances. Annual grants for […]


January 21, 2020

DOVER, DE – Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) (Chesapeake Utilities) today announced that employees logged approximately 5,000 hours of volunteer service with nonprofit organizations throughout the Company’s service area in 2019. Chesapeake is committed year-round to volunteering and making a positive impact in the communities where its employees live, work and serve. In particular, Chesapeake […]


January 07, 2020

DOVER, DE – Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) (Chesapeake Utilities) announced today that the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) has issued an order approving the Company’s proposed Del-Mar Energy Pathway Project (Docket No. CP18-548-000). The order, which was applied for in September of 2018 by Eastern Shore Natural Gas Company, Chesapeake Utilities’ interstate natural gas […]


December 16, 2019

Dover, DE – Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) announced today that its propane subsidiary, Sharp Energy, executed an agreement to acquire the propane operating assets of Boulden Brothers Propane in Newark, Delaware.  The parties closed on this transaction on December 13, 2019.  Terms of the transaction were not publicly disclosed. “This acquisition is a strategic […]


December 09, 2019

DOVER, DE – Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (Chesapeake Utilities) (NYSE: CPK) and South Jersey Industries (SJI) (NYSE: SJI) today announced they have entered into an agreement, dated Dec. 5, 2019, under which Chesapeake Utilities will acquire SJI subsidiary Elkton Gas, which operates in Cecil County, Maryland. Upon completion of the transaction, Elkton Gas will become a […]


December 06, 2019

DOVER, DE – Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) (Chesapeake Utilities) today announced that Jeffrey Sylvester has joined the Company as Senior Vice President responsible for the Company’s natural gas transmission and regulated distribution businesses. In his new role, Mr. Sylvester will be responsible for the Company’s regulated operations including the interstate natural gas transmission pipeline […]


November 15, 2019

DOVER, DE – With the heating season upon us, Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) (Chesapeake Utilities) wants to remind its natural gas and propane customers of gas safety tips provided in the Company’s customer guide. The Company recently distributed the guide to its customers throughout the Delmarva Peninsula. “Chesapeake Utilities cares about the communities we […]


November 12, 2019

DOVER, DE – Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK), announced today that Shane E. Breakie has been promoted from Assistant Vice President to Vice President of Chesapeake Utilities.  Mr. Breakie is responsible for overseeing the day-to-day activities of the Company’s Delmarva Natural Gas (DNG) and Sandpiper Energy gas distribution systems on the Delmarva Peninsula. “Shane has […]


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