Podcast: As Florida grows, Peoples Gas operations VP watches demand follow suit

Tampa Bay Business Journal Publisher and Market President Ian Anderson recently spoke with Timothy O’Connor, VP of Operations, Sustainability and External Affairs for Peoples Gas, for a segment of the Florida Business Minds podcast. Sponsored by TECO Peoples Gas, the audio series features candid conversations with top business leaders from the Orlando, South Florida, Tampa Bay […]

Peoples Gas Announces Completion of Renewable Natural Gas Facility

Facility will reduce methane emissions and generate enough clean, reliable energy to serve 4,400 homes a year TECO Peoples Gas, Florida’s largest natural gas distribution utility, celebrated the completion of construction of its renewable natural gas (RNG) facility at Alliance Dairies with a ribbon-cutting ceremony that included several elected officials including Florida Commissioner of Agriculture […]

Peoples Gas Named Trusted Utility and Business Partner

Natural Gas: Investing in Sustainable Community and Business Practices

Company earned high scores and received additional recognition for environmental commitment and ease of doing business with customers   Tampa, Fla. (July 29, 2022) – Residential and business natural gas customers across Florida shared their high confidence in Peoples Gas in Escalent’s 2022 Cogent Syndicated Utility Trusted Brand & Customer Engagement™ residential and business studies. […]

Florida Weathers More Than 40% of Hurricanes in the U.S.

At The Heart Storm Season

Natural gas is Florida’s vital energy source fueling homes and businesses before, during and after hurricanes and tropical storms, and generating more than 75% of the state’s electricity year-round. Florida is hit by more hurricanes than any other state in the nation, almost twice as many as Texas, the second most hurricane-prone state in the […]

City of Tampa Greenhouse Gas Emissions Decrease Despite Population Growth

The City of Tampa is now releasing the full findings of its Greenhouse Gas Inventory. The inventory, conducted by The Florida Center for Community Design and Research at the University of South Florida, provides an in-depth look at the sources of greenhouse gas emissions (GHG) within the City of Tampa municipal operations and citywide. The […]

Emera Announces Leadership Changes at Peoples Gas

Scott Balfour, president and chief executive officer of Emera Inc. (TSX: EMA) announces that T.J. Szelistowski will retire as president of Peoples Gas and Helen Wesley, current chief operating officer of Peoples Gas, will be appointed the next president effective Dec. 1. “During T.J.’s time as president of Peoples Gas, he has developed an exceptional […]

Four Advantages of Natural Gas Vehicles – Peoples Gas

As of 2019, there are over 28 million natural gas vehicles (NGVs) across the world, almost 225,000 of which are in North America. These NGVs are powering economies and transporting people across land and sea—and engineers are continuing to find new ways to harness natural gas and change the way we travel and do business. […]