SOURCE: Florida Public Utilities Co.

June 12, 2007 11:52 ET

Florida Public Utilities Company Announces Dividend

WEST PALM BEACH, FL--(Marketwire - June 12, 2007) - The Board of Directors of Florida Public Utilities Company (AMEX: FPU), at a meeting held on June 12, 2007, declared the following dividends payable July 2, 2007 to stockholders of record at the close of business on June 26, 2007:

4 3/4% Cumulative Preferred Stock          $1.1875 per share

Common Stock                               $0.1125 per share
This is the 61st consecutive year that the Company has paid a quarterly cash dividend.