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Sharp Energy Receives Industry Award for Support of Alternative Fuels

August 14th, 2019|

Dover, DE – Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) announced today that its propane subsidiary, Sharp Energy, Inc., was recently selected by the Eastern Pennsylvania Alliance for Clean Transportation (EP-ACT) as a recipient of its Industry Support Award. Sharp Energy was nominated and selected by EP-ACT’s nominating committee to receive the [...]

Chesapeake Utilities Corporation Names 2019 “Aspiring Scholars” Recipients

June 6th, 2019|

Dover, DE – 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 [...]

Watch Chesapeake Utilities Corporation Ring The Opening Bell At The NYSE

May 20th, 2019|

The New York Stock Exchange welcomes Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) in celebration of the contributions of the company’s employees, its 12 straight years of superior earnings growth and total shareholder return, and over 25 years of being listed on the NYSE. Recently appointed President and CEO, Jeff Householder, joined [...]

Sharp Energy Emphasizes Reliability By Tripling The Size Of Its Propane Rail Terminal Capacity In Delaware

April 5th, 2019|

Dover, DE – Chesapeake Utilities Corporation’s (NYSE: CPK) propane distribution subsidiary, Sharp Energy, has recently completed significant construction upgrades to its propane rail facility in North Dover, Delaware. The enhanced rail facility triples Sharp Energy’s propane supply capacity to serve tens of thousands of end-users throughout Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania and [...]

Chesapeake Utilities Corporation Announces Two Executive Appointments

January 9th, 2019|

Dover, DE – Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK), announced today, two executive appointments for the Company’s Delmarva natural gas distribution operations and mid-Atlantic propane gas distribution operation. Shane E. Breakie has been promoted to Assistant Vice President of Chesapeake Utilities. Mr. Breakie will assume expanded responsibilities regarding the day-to-day activities [...]

Chesapeake Utilities Corporation Announces the Appointment of Jeffry M. Householder as President, Chief Executive Officer and Director

December 20th, 2018|

Dover, DE – Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) today announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Jeffry M. Householder, currently President of the Company’s Florida business unit, President and Chief Executive Officer (“CEO”), effective January 1, 2019. Concurrent with this promotion, the Company announced Mr. Householder’s appointment to the [...]

Chesapeake Utilities Corporation Announces Increased Grant Levels for 2018 Energy Bill Assistance

February 6th, 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. [...]

Baltimore Fleet Vehicles Can Save Money, Reduce Emissions Sharp Energy’s New Autogas Fueling Station Located near BWI Airport

April 26th, 2017|

Dover, Delaware – Sharp Energy, Inc., the largest propane retailer on the Delmarva Peninsula and a subsidiary of Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) (Chesapeake Utilities), announced today that it has constructed and placed into service an AutoGas propane fueling station for fleet vehicles located near the Baltimore/Washington International (BWI) Airport. [...]

CHESAPEAKE UTILITIES CORPORATION ANNOUNCES INCREASED GRANT LEVELS FOR 2017 ENERGY BILL ASSISTANCE

March 7th, 2017|

DOVER, DELAWARE – Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE:CPK) (Chesapeake) 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 [...]

Chesapeake Utilities Corporation Joins Utility Industry to Protect Customers from Scammers

November 15th, 2016|

Dover, Delaware – Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) (Chesapeake), and its business units Chesapeake Utilities, Sandpiper Energy, Florida Public Utilities Company and  Sharp Energy, are joining other utility companies across the United States and Canada to increase public awareness about long-running scam activities that target customers of utility service providers. [...]

CHESAPEAKE UTILITIES CORPORATION NAMED TOP WORKPLACE FOR FIFTH CONSECUTIVE YEAR

November 3rd, 2016|

Dover, Delaware – Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) (Chesapeake Utilities) announced that the Company has been recognized as a Top Workplace in 2016 for the fifth consecutive year. The Top Workplaces award is sponsored by Workplace Dynamics, a research firm that specializes in organizational health and workplace engagement.  According to [...]

SHARP ENERGY RECOGNIZED WITH TWO AWARDS FOR “BEST GAS COMPANY” BY METROPOLITAN MAGAZINE

November 1st, 2016|

The Sharp Energy team accepts two awards for “Best Gas Company” at Metropolitan Magazine’s Best of the Eastern Shore gala in Salisbury, Maryland. Pictured from left: Marty Linton, Operations Manager; Mandie Granger, Operations Manager; S. Robert Zola, President; Andy Hesson, Operations Director; Suzy Hutchison, Customer Experience Manager; Rodney Baylous, Sales [...]

CHESAPEAKE UTILITIES CORPORATION AND CODE PURPLE PARTNER TO PROVIDE COATS FOR THOSE IN NEED THIS WINTER

October 24th, 2016|

Code Purple representatives Becky Martin (third from left, front) and Diane Kaskeski (fifth from left, front) stand with members of the Chesapeake Utilities Corporation team as they begin to load the Code Purple bus with coat donations collected at the Company’s groundbreaking event in Dover last week. Dover, Delaware – [...]

CHESAPEAKE UTILITIES CORPORATION AND SHARP ENERGY HOLD RIBBON CUTTING CEREMONY FOR NEW SHARP ENERGY HEADQUARTERS AND AUTOGAS FUELING STATION IN GEORGETOWN, DELAWARE

July 7th, 2016|

Dover, Delaware -- Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE:CPK) (Chesapeake) and Sharp Energy Inc., its wholly-owned subsidiary, have opened the new Sharp Energy headquarters building and AutoGas fueling station in Georgetown, Delaware. The ribbon cutting ceremony was held June 30, 2016 at 22945 East Piney Grove Road, Georgetown, Delaware. The event was [...]

CHESAPEAKE UTILITIES CORPORATION DONATES $26,500 AND 1,000 MEALS TOWARDS FOOD BANK OF DELAWARE “Thanksgiving for All” FOOD DISTRIBUTION

November 25th, 2015|

Milford, Delaware – Thanks to a $26,500 donation from Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (“Chesapeake”) and the generosity of its employee volunteers who helped distribute 1,000 Thanksgiving meal boxes, more Delaware families will be able to enjoy Thanksgiving dinner this year. Through the Food Bank of Delaware’s Thanksgiving for All program, Chesapeake [...]

SHARP ENERGY AND CHESAPEAKE UTILITIES CORPORATION HOLD GROUNDBREAKING CEREMONY FOR NEW SHARP ENERGY HEADQUARTERS AND AUTOGAS FUELING STATION IN GEORGETOWN, DELAWARE

September 9th, 2015|

Dover, Delaware -- Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE:CPK) ("Chesapeake") and Sharp Energy, Inc., its wholly-owned subsidiary, are pleased to announce the groundbreaking for the new Sharp Energy headquarters building and AutoGas fueling station in Georgetown, Delaware. The groundbreaking ceremony was held September 3, 2015 on the construction site at 22945 East [...]

AUGUST 11 SERVES AS CONVENIENT REMINDER FOR DELMARVA RESIDENTS TO ALWAYS CALL 811 BEFORE DIGGING

August 11th, 2015|

Dover, Delaware -- Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE:CPK) and its Delmarva-based businesses hope August 11 will serve as a natural reminder for residents to make a free call to 811 prior to any digging project to have underground utility lines marked. The Company’s businesses operating on Delmarva include Chesapeake Utilities, Eastern [...]

CHESAPEAKE UTILITIES CORPORATION NAMED CORPORATION OF THE YEAR BY CENTRAL DELAWARE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

July 2nd, 2015|

Dover, Delaware — Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) (“Chesapeake”) announced today that the Company has been recognized by the Central Delaware Chamber of Commerce (“CDCC”) with its Excellence in Business Award for Corporation of the Year. Chesapeake received the award at the 2015 CDCC Awards for Excellence Dinner at Dover [...]

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