Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
HOVENSA LLC
Current Parent Company: 
ArcLight Capital Partners
Facility State: 
Virgin Islands of the U.S.
Penalty: 
$705,375,000
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

HOVENSA LLC agreed to pay a $5.375 million civil penalty and spend more than $700 million in new pollution controls to resolve Clean Air Act violations at its St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands, refinery.

Year: 
2011
Date: 
1/26/11
Agency: 
Environmental Protection Agency referral to the Justice Department
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Massachusetts
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
privately held
Major Industry of Parent: 
private equity (including portfolio companies)
Notes: 

Hovensa is a 50-50 joint venture of Hess and PDVSA.

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Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.