Florida Public Utilities Company 8-K 2009
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, DC 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15 (d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event
reported): February 24, 2009
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
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Item 1.01. Entry Into A Material Definitive Agreement
On February 24, 2009, Florida Public Utilities Company (the Company) entered into two separate agreements with Inergy Propane, LLC., providing for the Company to prebuy from Inergy certain specified amounts of propane each month from March 1, 2009 through February 28, 2010 at a fixed per gallon price. The total volume of propane covered by the agreements is expected to be approximately 1,500,000 gallons. The Company has purchased propane from Inergy in the past.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.