DOVER, Del. – Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) announced today that the Company’s 2021 Annual Report and inaugural Sustainability Report were recognized in the 2022 MerComm International Annual Reports Competition (ARC) Awards competition, the world’s largest competition honoring excellence in reports.

The 2021 Annual Report, “Our Commitment: Sustain Growth. Make a Difference. Lead the Way.” was recognized in four categories, and the inaugural Sustainability Report was recognized in two categories. Both reports are available on the Company’s website,

The awards are listed here:


Award Publication Category Class
Gold Annual Report Annual Report with Form 10-K Electric and Gas Services
Gold Sustainability Report Cover/Home Page: Sustainability Report Americas and Europe
Silver Annual Report Chairman’s/President’s Letter Electric and Gas Services
Bronze Annual Report Chairman’s Letter/Presentation Electric and Gas Services
Bronze Sustainability Report Photography/Video: Sustainability Report Americas and Europe
Honors Annual Report Written Text Electric and Gas Services


The complete list of winners is posted on the ARC Awards International website.

A global panel of judges evaluated the reports among entries from more than 80 countries. Judging criteria included creativity, clarity, effectiveness and excellence. The 36th Anniversary ARC Awards will be presented in Barcelona, Spain, on Oct. 22.

Both reports were the result of close collaboration between individuals across the Company. Chesapeake Utilities contracted design and production services from the Gecko Group, West Chester, Pennsylvania, for the Annual Report; and MTN Advertising, Satellite Beach, Florida, for the Sustainability Report.

About Chesapeake Utilities Corporation
Chesapeake Utilities Corporation is a diversified energy delivery company, listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE:CPK). Chesapeake Utilities Corporation offers sustainable energy solutions through its natural gas transmission and distribution, electricity generation and distribution, propane gas distribution, mobile compressed natural gas utility services and solutions, and other businesses. For more information, visit


Please note that Chesapeake Utilities Corporation is not affiliated with Chesapeake Energy, an oil and natural gas exploration company headquartered in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.

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For more information, contact:       

Brianna Patterson
Manager, Public Relations and Strategic Communications
[email protected]


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