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12/21/16Chesapeake Utilities Corporation's Combined Heat And Power (CHP) Plant Named "Best CHP Project Of The Year"
DOVER, Del., Dec. 21, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Power Engineering magazine has named the Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) Eight Flags Energy Combined Heat and Power (CHP) Plant "Best CHP Project of the Year." The award was announced during the POWER-GEN International exposition in Orlando, Florida on December 13.  "This award is meant to recognize innovative and creative power projects that play a unique role in meeting local and regional demand for p... 
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12/05/16Elaine Bittner, Chesapeake Utilities Corporation, Receives Top International Honor As Female Executive Of The Year At 2016 Stevie® Awards For Women In Business
DOVER, Del., Dec. 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) (Chesapeake Utilities) Senior Vice President of Strategic Development Elaine Bittner was named "Female Executive of the Year." Ms. Bittner accepted the Gold Stevie Award during the 13th annual Stevie Awards for Women in Business, held in New York City on November 18, 2016. "Congratulations to Elaine and the other leaders for achieving international recognition for truly exceptional performance in busines... 
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11/23/16Chesapeake Utilities Corporation Employees Partner with Local Organizations to Supply Families with Thanksgiving Meals
DOVER, Del., Nov. 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (Chesapeake Utilities) (NYSE: CPK) employees from Delaware, Florida, Ohio and Maryland spent the weeks leading up to Thanksgiving working with local community organizations to pack and distribute meals for families in need through the Company's annual Thanksgiving for All program. In total, employees packaged and delivered more than 1,300 meals. Since the program began five years ago, the Company donated more than ... 
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11/16/16Sandpiper Energy Agrees to a Multi-Year Rate Reduction for Customers, New Service Offerings
DOVER, Del., Nov. 16, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Sandpiper Energy, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Chesapeake Utilities Corporation, announced today that the Public Service Commission of Maryland has approved a settlement agreement associated with its 2015 base rate case filing, which will result in a reduction in its delivery service rates over the next six years. The agreement also includes an introduction of several new service offerings, including a natural gas compression service for commercia... 
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11/15/16Chesapeake Utilities Corporation Joins Utility Industry to Protect Customers from Scammers
DOVER, Del., Nov. 15, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- 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. The Utilities United Against Scams collaboration, supported by the American Gas Association a... 
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11/03/16Chesapeake Utilities Corporation Reports Third Quarter Results
- Third quarter net income totaled $4.4 million or $0.29 per share - Year-to-date net income totaled $32.8 million or $2.14 per share - Strong growth in the natural gas distribution and transmission businesses continues - Eight Flags Energy Combined Heat & Power project is now fully operational and generating both regulated and non-regulated energy operating income - The Company netted $57.3 million from the sale of common stock in September 2016 DOVER, Del., Nov. 3, 2016 /P... 
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11/02/16Chesapeake Utilities Corporation Announces Quarterly Dividend
DOVER, Del., Nov. 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, the Board of Directors of Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.305 per share on the Company's common stock. The $0.305 per share dividend will be paid on January 5, 2017 to all shareholders of record at the close of business on December 15, 2016. Chesapeake has paid dividends to its shareholders without interruption for 56 years. During those 56 years, Chesapeake has either maintained or increase... 
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11/02/16Chesapeake Utilities Corporation Announces Largest Natural Gas Pipeline Expansion In Company History
Customer Precedent Agreements Finalized for 2017 Expansion Project DOVER, Del., Nov. 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- 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 sin... 
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10/11/16Chesapeake Utilities Corporation To Host Conference Call To Review Third Quarter 2016 Financial Results
DOVER, Del., Oct. 11, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) will host a conference call on Friday, November 4, 2016, at 10:30 a.m. ET to discuss the Company's financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2016.  The conference call will be hosted at the Student Center on the Delaware State University campus in Dover, Delaware.  The earnings press release will be issued on Thursday, November 3, 2016, before the market opens. To participate in this call... 
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09/22/16Chesapeake Utilities Corporation Prices Public Offering of Common Stock
DOVER, Del., Sept. 22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) today announced the pricing of an underwritten public offering of 835,207 shares of its common stock, at a price to the public of $62.26 per share.  In connection with the offering, Chesapeake granted the underwriters involved in the offering with a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 125,281 shares of its common stock. The offering is expected to close on September 27, 2016, subject to customary c... 
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09/21/16Chesapeake Utilities Corporation Announces Common Stock Offering
DOVER, Del., Sept. 21, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) announced today the commencement of an underwritten public offering of its common stock, with an aggregate value not to exceed $52 million.  In conjunction with this offering, the Company intends to grant the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase additional shares up to an additional $7.8 million in aggregate value. The net proceeds from the offering will be used to pay down a portion of the Company's... 
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09/17/16Chesapeake Utilities Corporation to Celebrate Commencement of First Combined Heat and Power Plant Operation
-New Combined Heat and Power (CHP) plant provides reduced emissions, increased reliability and savings for Amelia Island, Florida customers - DOVER, Del., Sept. 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) (Chesapeake Utilities) will celebrate the commencement of operations of its first combined heat and power (CHP) plant, Eight Flags Energy, on September 6 in Fernandina Beach, Florida with a scheduled commissioning event at the plant. During the commissioning ev... 
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09/01/16Chesapeake Utilities Corporation to Celebrate Commencement of First Combined Heat and Power Plant Operation
-New Combined Heat and Power (CHP) plant provides reduced emissions, increased reliability and savings for Amelia Island, Florida customers - DOVER, Del., Sept. 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) (Chesapeake Utilities) will celebrate the commencement of operations of its first combined heat and power (CHP) plant, Eight Flags Energy, on September 6 in Fernandina Beach, Florida with a scheduled commissioning event at the plant. During the commissioning ev... 
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08/11/16Eastern Shore Natural Gas Receives FERC Approval to Provide Firm Natural Gas Transportation Service to Calpine's Garrison Energy Center
DOVER, Del., Aug. 11, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- 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. ESNG will transport 45,000 dekatherms per day ("dt... 
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08/05/16Eastern Shore Natural Gas Receives FERC Approval To Construct And Operate New Facilities In Delaware To Sustain System Reliability
DOVER, Del., Aug. 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- 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 estimated to cost approximately $36 million.  ... 
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08/04/16Chesapeake Utilities Corporation To Host Investor Day On August 11, 2016
DOVER, Del., Aug. 4, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) ("Chesapeake Utilities") announced today that it will host an Investor Day on Thursday, August 11, 2016 in Amelia Island, Florida to discuss the Company's growth strategy, current businesses and financial results. The by-invitation event will be led by Michael P. McMasters, Chesapeake Utilities Corporation President and Chief Executive Officer, and will feature presentations by Chesapeake Utilities' executi... 
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08/04/16Chesapeake Utilities Corporation Reports Second Quarter Results
- Second quarter net income increased to $8.0 million or $0.52 per share - Regulated Energy segment generated $1.6 million in additional operating income largely due to growth in the natural gas distribution and transmission businesses - Unregulated Energy segment generated $952,000 in additional operating income due to higher results from Aspire Energy as well as the Company's natural gas marketing and propane distribution operations - Eight Flags Energy's Combined Heat and Power Plant... 
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08/03/16Chesapeake Utilities Corporation Announces Quarterly Dividend
DOVER, Del., Aug. 3, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, the Board of Directors of Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.305 per share on the Company's common stock. The $0.305 per share dividend will be paid on October 5, 2016 to all shareholders of record at the close of business on September 15, 2016. Chesapeake has paid dividends to its shareholders without interruption for 55 years. During those 55 years, Chesapeake has either maintained or increas... 
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08/01/16Chesapeake Utilities Corporation Commences Operation of Eight Flags Energy combined heat and power Plant
AMELIA ISLAND, Fla., Aug. 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) ("Chesapeake Utilities") announced today that the Company commenced operation of its Eight Flags Energy Combined Heat and Power ("CHP") Plant on Amelia Island in Nassau County, Florida. The CHP plant began generating electricity in June and began producing steam in July. Rayonier Performance Fibers ("Rayonier"), a subsidiary of Rayonier Advanced Materials, is buying the steam for use in its cellulo... 
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07/13/16CHESAPEAKE UTILITIES CORPORATION EARNS TWO NATIONAL SAFETY AWARDS
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 Safety Achievement Award on behalf of Florida Public Utilities.Dover, Delaware &... 
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07/11/16CHESAPEAKE UTILITIES CORPORATION TO HOST CONFERENCE CALL TO REVIEW SECOND QUARTER 2016 FINANCIAL RESULTS
Dover, Delaware – Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) will host a conference call on Friday, August 5, 2016, at 10:30 a.m. ET to discuss the Company’s financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2016. The earnings press release will be issued on Thursday, August 4, 2016, before the market opens.To participate in this call, dial 855.801.6270 and reference Chesapeake Utilities Corporation’s 2016 Second Quarter Financial Results Conference Call.To access the ... 
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07/07/16CHESAPEAKE UTILITIES CORPORATION AND SHARP ENERGY HOLD RIBBON CUTTING CEREMONY FOR NEW SHARP ENERGY HEADQUARTERS AND AUTOGAS FUELING STATION IN GEORGETOWN, DELAWARE
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 hosted by Chesapeake and Sharp Energy and attended by state, local and Company officials.The new 18,000-square-foot building provides a cent... 
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06/27/16CHESAPEAKE UTILITIES CORPORATION WELCOMES GREG ROBINSON AS DIRECTOR OF CORPORATE SECURITY
Dover, Delaware — Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) (Chesapeake Utilities) announced today that Greg Robinson has joined the Company as Director of Corporate Security. In this role, he will be responsible for the direction and planning of corporate security, physical security systems, government intelligence coordination and coordination of business continuity programs for Chesapeake Utilities.Mr. Robinson brings over 30 years of broad based security and protection experience to Chesa... 
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05/24/16CHESAPEAKE UTILITIES CORPORATION WELCOMES SHERI RICHARD AS VICE PRESIDENT OF RATES AND REGULATORY AFFAIRS
Dover, Delaware — Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) (Chesapeake Utilities) announced today that Sheri Richard has joined the Company as Vice President of Rates and Regulatory Affairs. In this role, she will manage Chesapeake's rates and regulatory affairs and communicate the Company's position on business and regulatory matters to various governmental authorities. Ms. Richard will be directly responsible for handling government relations with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (... 
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05/16/16CHESAPEAKE UTILITIES CORPORATION’S NATURAL GAS TRANSMISSION SUBSIDIARY BEGINS REGULATORY PROCESS FOR ITS 2017 EXPANSION PROJECT
      DOVER, Del., May 16, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) ("Chesapeake Utilities" or the "Company") today announced that its natural gas transmission subsidiary, Eastern Shore Natural Gas Company ("Eastern Shore"), submitted a request to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (the "FERC") on May 12, 2016 to initiate FERC's pre-filing procedures for Eastern Shore's proposed 2017 Expansion Pro... 
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05/06/16RALPH J. ADKINS, RICHARD BERNSTEIN AND JOSEPH E. MOORE RETIRE FROM CHESAPEAKE UTILITIES CORPORATION BOARD OF DIRECTORS
DOVER, Del., May 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- On May 4, 2016, the Board of Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) recognized Board Chair Emeritus Ralph J. Adkins and Board members Richard Bernstein and Joseph E. Moore for their many years of service to the Company and its shareholders. Messrs. Adkins, Bernstein and Moore retired from the Board, effective May 4, 2016. "We are grateful to Messrs. Adkins, Bernstein and Moore for their leadership and guidance throughout their many years of s... 
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05/04/16CHESAPEAKE UTILITIES CORPORATION REPORTS FIRST QUARTER RESULTS
DOVER, Del., May 4, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) ("Chesapeake Utilities" or the "Company") today reported first quarter financial results. The Company's net income for the quarter ended March 31, 2016 was $20.4 million, or $1.33 per share. This represents a decrease of $742,000, or $0.11 per share, compared to 2015. The period-over-period decrease was due primarily to the impact of warmer weather on the Company's natural gas and propane distribution... 
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05/04/16CHESAPEAKE UTILITIES CORPORATION RAISES DIVIDEND BY 6.1 PERCENT
DOVER, Del., May 4, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- At their meeting held today, the Board of Directors of Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) voted to increase the quarterly cash dividend on the Company's common stock from $0.2875 per share to $0.305 per share. The Board's action raises the annualized dividend $0.07 per share from $1.15 per share to $1.22 per share, which represents a 6.1 percent increase.  The $0.305 per share dividend will be payable July 5, 2016 to all shareholder... 
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04/22/16CHESAPEAKE UTILITIES CORPORATION RECOGNIZED BY FOOD BANK OF DELAWARE AT ANNUAL DINNER
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04/13/16CHESAPEAKE UTILITIES CORPORATION TO HOST CONFERENCE CALL TO REVIEW FIRST QUARTER 2016 FINANCIAL RESULTS
  DOVER, Del., April 13, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) will host a conference call on Friday, May 6, 2016, at 10:30 a.m. ET to discuss the Company's financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2016.  The earnings press release will be issued on Wednesday, May 4, 2016, before the market opens. To participate in this call, dial 855.801.6270 and reference Chesapeake Utilities Corporation's 2016 First Quarter Financial Result... 
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03/28/16CHESAPEAKE UTILITIES CORPORATION WELCOMES NAIMUL ISLAM AS VICE PRESIDENT AND CORPORATE CONTROLLER
Dover, Delaware — Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) ("Chesapeake") announced today that Naimul Islam has joined the Company as Vice President and Corporate Controller. In this role, he will manage all of Chesapeake's accounting operations, including corporate accounting, internal and external financial reporting, business unit accounting, accounts payable, capital accounting, income taxes and shared services-accounting.Mr. Islam has over 20 years of broad based experience in accountin... 
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03/09/16CHESAPEAKE UTILITIES CORPORATION INTERVIEWS FROM THE NEW YORK STOCK EXCHANGE
During Chesapeake Utilities Corporation's (NYSE: CPK) recent visit to the New York Stock Exchange to ring The Closing Bell®, Michael P. McMasters, President and CEO, discussed the Company's success and strategies from the trading floor.CNBC Interview: The Street Interview:... 
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03/07/16CHESAPEAKE UTILITIES CORPORATION (NYSE: CPK) TO RING THE CLOSING BELL® AT THE NEW YORK STOCK EXCHANGE
Dover, Delaware — Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) ("Chesapeake Utilities"), a diversified energy company headquartered in Dover, Delaware, will ring The Closing Bell® on March 9, 2016 at the New York Stock Exchange.  Ralph J. Adkins, Chair Emeritus and former Chair and Chief Executive Officer, will join the Company's executive leadership team to celebrate his more than 50 years of service to Chesapeake Utilities and its stockholders.Mr. Adkins served as Chair of the Chesapeake Utili... 
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03/01/16CHESAPEAKE UTILITIES CORPORATION ANNOUNCES GRANT LEVELS FOR 2016 ENERGY BILL ASSISTANCE
DOVER, DELAWARE – Chesapeake Utilities Corporation announces the availability of grants through its SHARING program, a non-profit organization that distributes grants to the Company's natural gas and propane customers living on the Delmarva Peninsula who are in need due to financial or health challenges.  Grants of up to $400 are available to those in need to assist with their energy bills. Grants are also available for appliance repair or replacement. Please visit www.chesapeakesharing.com for ... 
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02/25/16CHESAPEAKE UTILITIES CORPORATION REPORTS NINTH CONSECUTIVE YEAR OF RECORD EARNINGS
DOVER, Del., Feb. 25, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) ("Chesapeake Utilities" or the "Company") today announced financial results for both the year and the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2015. The Company's net income for the year ended December 31, 2015 was $41.1 million, or $2.72 per share, an increase of $5.0 million, or $0.25 per share, compared to 2014. The growth in net income and earnings per share in 2015 occurre... 
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02/23/16CHESAPEAKE UTILITIES CORPORATION ANNOUNCES QUARTERLY DIVIDEND
Dover, Delaware – Today, the Board of Directors of Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.2875 per share on the Company's common stock. The $0.2875 per share dividend will be paid on April 5, 2016 to all shareholders of record at the close of business on March 15, 2016.Chesapeake has paid dividends to its shareholders without interruption for 55 years. During those 55 years, Chesapeake has either maintained or increased its annualized dividend.Chesa... 
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01/29/16CHESAPEAKE UTILITIES CORPORATION TO HOST CONFERENCE CALL TO REVIEW 2015 FINANCIAL RESULTS
DOVER, Del., Jan. 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) will host a conference call on Friday, February 26, 2016, at 10:30 a.m. ET to discuss the Company's financial results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2015.  The earnings press release will be issued on Thursday, February 25, 2016, before the market opens. To participate in this call, dial 855.801.6270 and reference Chesapeake Utilities Corporation's 2015 Financial Results Con... 
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