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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 […]


October 14, 2019

Dover, Delaware – Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) will host a conference call on Friday, November 8, 2019, at 10:30 a.m. ET to discuss the Company’s financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2019.  The earnings press release will be issued on Thursday, November 7, 2019, before market hours. To participate in this […]


October 09, 2019

DOVER, DE – Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (Chesapeake Utilities) (NYSE: CPK) today announced that it is exiting the natural gas marketing business through the sale of the majority of the assets of Peninsula Energy Services Company, Inc. (PESCO), the Company’s natural gas marketing subsidiary. To date, the Company has executed three separate transactions to sell PESCO’s […]


September 01, 2019

FERNANDINA BEACH, FL – With Hurricane Dorian anticipated to begin impacting the Eastern Seaboard in the next 24-48 hours, Florida Public Utilities Company (FPU) has mobilized its electric, natural gas and propane staff and activated the Company’s response plan as the Storm approaches. Significant amounts of rainfall and strong, gusty winds are forecasted. Just as […]


August 30, 2019

FERNANDINA BEACH, FL – Florida Public Utilities Company (FPU) is monitoring the current projections of Hurricane Dorian and preparing to respond around the clock as safely and quickly as possible in the event the Storm impacts FPU’s service area. Some forecasts indicate the Storm may make landfall in Florida as early as Tuesday, September 3. […]


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