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August 26, 2019

DOVER, DE – Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) announced today that the Company has been recognized as a Top Workplace by Energage, a research firm that specializes in organizational health and workplace engagement.  Chesapeake was named a top place to work in Delaware for the eighth consecutive year, and in central Florida, Chesapeake’s subsidiary, Florida […]


August 07, 2019

DOVER, DE – With August 11 quickly approaching, Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) wants this date on the calendar, 8/11, to serve as a reminder to its natural gas, propane and electric customers as well as all contractors to call 811 to have utility-owned underground lines marked prior to digging. A survey conducted earlier this […]


June 13, 2019

Dover, Delaware — Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) announced today that two of its subsidiaries, Florida Public Utilities Company (FPU) and Aspire Energy, have earned Safety Achievement Awards from the American Gas Association (AGA). The AGA recognized both Aspire Energy and FPU for excellence in employee safety based on criteria that included professional and personal […]


June 06, 2019

Dover, Delaware — Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) announced today the recipients of scholarship awards through its Aspiring Scholars Program. Eleven children of Company employees have been selected to receive $2,000 each in scholarship funds toward their study at an accredited college, university or post-secondary education technical school. “Our employees make up the Chesapeake family […]


May 17, 2019

DOVER, DE – Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) President and CEO Jeff Householder will ring The Opening Bell on Monday, May 20, 2019 at the New York Stock Exchange. Mr. Householder, who was appointed President and CEO by the Board of Directors on January 1, will be joined by several employees and members of the […]


May 06, 2019

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


April 09, 2019

DOVER, DE – Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) is recognizing National Safe Digging Month this April by reminding our electric, natural gas and propane customers and all contractors to call 811 to have utility-owned underground lines marked prior to digging. According to data obtained and analyzed by the Common Ground Alliance, the national association that […]


January 16, 2019

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 […]


October 03, 2018

Dover, DE – Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) (Chesapeake) held a ribbon cutting ceremony on September 27, 2018 at its new Energy Lane Campus in Dover, Delaware. The event was hosted by Chesapeake and attended by state and local officials as well as Company representatives and employees. This new facility, which accommodates approximately 250 employees, […]


September 13, 2018

Dover, DE – Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) announced today that two of its subsidiaries, Eastern Shore Natural Gas Company (ESNG) and Aspire Energy, have earned Safety Achievement Awards from the American Gas Association (AGA). ESNG and Aspire Energy were both recognized for Employee Safety based on criteria that included professional and personal commitment and […]


February 26, 2018

Dover, DE – Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) is committed to bringing more natural gas to the Delmarva Peninsula including areas in Maryland and Virginia’s Eastern Shore. Through the Company’s interstate natural gas transmission pipeline, Eastern Shore Natural Gas Company (ESNG), and its natural gas distribution division, Chesapeake Utilities, the Company aims to expand its […]


February 06, 2018

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


December 13, 2017

Dover, DE – Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) today announced that Eastern Shore Natural Gas Company (ESNG), its interstate natural gas transmission subsidiary, filed with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (Commission) an uncontested settlement agreement associated with its current rate case proceeding. As a result of the settlement agreement, which is now subject to Commission […]


January 16, 2017

DOVER. Del. – Eastern Shore Natural Gas is on its way to make company history. from WMDT 47 ABC:


November 02, 2016

Dover, Delaware – Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) (Chesapeake Utilities) announced today that Eastern Shore Natural Gas Company (ESNG), Chesapeake Utilities’ interstate natural gas transmission subsidiary, finalized precedent agreements with customers for its 2017 Expansion Project that will add significant firm transportation pipeline capacity in the region. “This project is the single largest expansion in […]


October 18, 2016

Chesapeake Utilities Corporation held a groundbreaking ceremony for their new Business Campus and CNG fueling station in Dover, Delaware. Pictured from left: Jeffry M. Householder, President, Florida Public Utilities Company and Peninsula Pipeline Company, Inc.; Nicole T. Carter, Assistant Vice President of Customer Care, Chesapeake Utilities Corporation; James F. Moriarty, Vice President, General Counsel & […]


August 11, 2016

Dover, Delaware – Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) (“Chesapeake Utilities”) announced today that the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (“FERC”) approved on July 21 the application by Eastern Shore Natural Gas (“ESNG”), Chesapeake Utilities’ interstate natural gas transmission subsidiary, to expand firm natural gas transportation service to Calpine Energy Services’ Garrison Energy Center in Dover, Delaware. […]


August 05, 2016

Dover, Delaware – Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) (“Chesapeake Utilities’) announced today that the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (“FERC”) has approved plans by Eastern Shore Natural Gas (“ESNG”), Chesapeake Utilities’ interstate natural gas transmission subsidiary, to construct pipeline and compression facilities to preserve the reliability and flexibility of its interstate pipeline system. The project is […]


July 13, 2016

Accepting the American Gas Association’s Achievement in Safety Award on behalf of Eastern Shore Natural Gas Company, from left: Bill Hermstedt, Operations Project Coordinator; Nick Bishop, Project Engineer; Mark Parker, Engineer Manager; Marianne Coker, Gas Control Manager; and Solomon McCloskey, Senior Manager, Gas Pipeline Operations. Barry Kennedy, Director, Gas Operations, accepts the American Gas Association’s […]


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