Our History – Aspire Energy

Our History


Dover Gas Light Company, a gas company located in Dover, DE, was founded. Dover Gas Light would eventually become Chesapeake Utilities Corporation.


Chesapeake Utilities Corporation was incorporated in Delaware.


Eastern Shore Natural Gas Company, Chesapeake Utilities Corporation's interstate pipeline, was incorporated in Delaware. ESNG currently transports natural gas from various points in Pennsylvania to customers in Delaware, Maryland and Pennsylvania.


Sharpgas, Inc., dba Sharp Energy, was formed to consolidate Chesapeake Utilities Corporation's propane distribution operations.


Chesapeake Utilities Corporation's common stock began trading on the NASDAQ National Market System as CHPK.


Chesapeake Utilities Corporation's common stock began trading on the New York Stock Exchange as CPK.


Chesapeake Utilities, the Delaware and Maryland natural gas division of Chesapeake Utilities Corporation, establishes the only natural gas fueling station (CNG) on the Delmarva Peninsula.


Completed the acquisition of Florida Public Utilities Company.


2015 Chesapeake Utilities Corporation acquired Gatherco, Inc. in Ohio and created the new subsidiary, Aspire Energy. This acquisition is a direct result of our strategic business development efforts to further our growth by expanding our energy market presence and extending our geographic footprint.


Chesapeake Utilities Corporation rings The Closing Bell ® at the New York Stock Exchange.

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