Chesapeake Utilities

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Chesapeake Utilities
Public
Traded as NYSECPK
Industry Energy
Founded 1859
Headquarters Dover, Delaware
Products Natural gas
Website www.chpk.com

Chesapeake Utilities Corporation is an American corporation formed in 1947. Chesapeake Utilities Corporation is a diversified energy company engaged, through our operating divisions and subsidiaries, in various energy and other businesses. Headquartered in Delaware, Chesapeake Utilities Corporation operates primarily within the Middle-Atlantic, Southeast and Midwest regions, providing natural gas distribution and transmission, natural gas supply, gathering and processing, electric distribution and propane distribution service.

The Company has been recognized as a Top Workplace company for five consecutive years.

History[edit]

Chesapeake Utilities Corporation was incorporated in Delaware in 1947. Chesapeake Utilities Corporation is a diversified energy company engaged, directly or through operating divisions and subsidiaries, in regulated and unregulated energy businesses. The Company’s common stock began trading on the NASDAQ Exchange in 1985 and on the New York Stock Exchange (currently traded as CPK) in 1993.  Information about Chesapeake Utilities Corporation and the Chesapeake family of businesses is available at http://www.chpk.com.

Subsidiaries[edit]

Chesapeake Utilities Corporation operates directly or through operating divisions and subsidiaries throughout the diversified energy midstream and downstream supply chain.

Aspire Energy of Ohio operates more than 2,600 miles of pipeline systems in 40 counties throughout Ohio.

Chesapeake Utilities and Sandpiper Energy distribute natural gas to tens of thousands of residential, commercial and industrial customers in Delaware and Maryland. Additionally, Sandpiper Energy distributes propane and natural gas to customers in Worcester County, Maryland.

Eastern Shore Natural Gas owns and operates a 448-mile interstate pipeline that transports natural gas from various points in Pennsylvania to customers in Delaware, Maryland and Pennsylvania.

Florida Public Utilities (FPU) distributes natural gas to tens of thousands of residential and commercial customers in Florida. It also distributes electricity and propane to various regions in Florida.

Peninsula Energy Services Company (PESCO) provides natural gas supply and supply management services to customers in Florida and on the Delmarva Peninsula.

Peninsula Pipeline Company provides natural gas transportation services in Florida.

Sharp Energy distributes propane to nearly 40,000 customers in Delaware, eastern Pennsylvania, Maryland and Virginia. Sharp AutoGas fuels more than 600 vehicles through its more than 30 propane fueling stations throughout the Delmarva Peninsula.

Governance[edit]

Michael P. McMasters is President and Chief Executive Officer of Chesapeake Utilities Corporation. He was appointed Chief Executive Officer effective January 1, 2011. He was appointed as President in March 2010. Information about Chesapeake Utilities Corporation and the Chesapeake family of businesses’ leadership team is available at http://www.chpk.com.

References[edit]

Information was obtained from multiple parts of the company website: Staff (2017). "Chesapeake Utilities Corporation corporate web site". Retrieved 2017-05-01. 

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