Violation Tracker Parent Company Summary
|Top 10 Primary Offense Types||Penalty Total||Number of Records|
|benefit plan administrator violation||$19,750,000||2|
|energy market violation||$1,753,836||2|
|labor relations violation||$52,000||1|
|workplace safety or health violation||$28,920||3|
Parent-subsidiary linkages are based on relationships current as of the latest revision listed in the Update Log, which may vary from what was the case when a violation occurred. The penalty dollar total above may be adjusted to account for the fact that the list of entries below may include both agency records and settlement announcements for the same case; or else a penalty covering multiple locations may be listed in the individual records for each of the facilities. Duplicate penalty amounts are marked with an asterisk in the list below.
Aquila, Inc.; EVERGY, INC; GREAT PLAINS ENERGY; KANSAS CITY POWER AND LIGHT; WESTAR ENERGY
Subsidy Tracker data on financial assistance to this company by federal, state and local government agencies can be found here.
Individual Penalty Records:Click on the company or penalty amount for more information on each case.
|Company||Primary Offense Type||Year||Agency||Penalty Amount|
|Westar Energy||environmental violation||2010||EPA||$509,000,000|
|Aquila, Inc.||benefit plan administrator violation||2007||private lawsuit-federal||$10,500,000|
|Westar Energy||benefit plan administrator violation||2006||private lawsuit-federal||$9,250,000|
|WESTAR ENERGY, INC||environmental violation||2010||EPA||(*) $3,000,000|
|Westar Energy, Inc.||energy market violation||2013||FERC||$1,573,836|
|KANSAS CITY POWER AND LIGHT||environmental violation||2004||EPA||$407,788|
|Westar Energy, Inc.||energy market violation||2017||FERC||$180,000|
|Kansas City Power & Light Co.||labor relations violation||2005||NLRB||$52,000|
|KANSAS CITY POWER & LIGHT CO.||workplace safety or health violation||2001||OSHA||$16,800|
|KANSAS CITY POWER AND LIGHT COMPANY||environmental violation||2003||EPA||$14,332|
|KANSAS CITY POWER AND LIGHT||environmental violation||2018||EPA||$9,500|
|GREAT PLAINS ENERGY||workplace safety or health violation||2015||OSHA||$7,000|
|EVERGY, INC||workplace safety or health violation||2015||OSHA||$5,120|