Violation Tracker Industry Summary Page

Industry: 
utilities and power generation
Penalty Total since 2000: 
$23,623,142,869
Number of Records: 
1,975
Note: 
The totals include only those entries matched to a parent company. The industry designation is the primary one for the parent's operations overall. The totals are adjusted to account for the fact that each parent's entries 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. They are also adjusted to reflect cases in which federal and state or local agencies cooperated and issued separate announcements of the outcome. Duplicate or overlapping penalty amounts are marked with an asterisk in the individual records list below.

Top 10 Parent CompaniesTotal Penalty $Number of Records
American Electric Power$4,797,300,80261
Duke Energy$2,830,424,718109
Enron$2,085,725,32714
NRG Energy$1,639,306,95254
Dominion Energy$1,564,179,099102
PG&E Corp.$1,281,604,68249
FirstEnergy$1,209,932,01460
Alliant Energy$1,027,605,76814
WEC Energy Group$999,576,96624
Vistra Energy$849,678,25160


Individual Penalty Records:

Click on the company or penalty amount for more information on each case. Click on the parent name to reach the summary page for that parent company.
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Companysort icon Parent Primary Offense Type Year Agency Penalty Amount
NEW JERSEY AMERICAN WATER CO American Water Works environmental violation 2009 NJ-ENV $8,000
NEW JERSEY AMERICAN WATER COMPANY American Water Works workplace safety or health violation 2012 OSHA $25,000
NEW JERSEY AMERICAN WATER COMPANY, INC. American Water Works workplace safety or health violation 2013 OSHA $18,000
NEW JERSEY NATURAL GAS CO New Jersey Resources environmental violation 2014 NJ-ENV $14,000
New Jersey Natural Gas Company New Jersey Resources environmental violation 2002 EPA $7,000
New Jersey Natural Gas Company New Jersey Resources environmental violation 2015 EPA $6,035
NEW YORK STATE ELECTRIC & GAS CORP Iberdrola environmental violation 2012 PHMSA $52,000
NEW YORK STATE ELECTRIC & GAS CORP Iberdrola environmental violation 2014 PHMSA $10,000
NextEra Energy NextEra Energy wage and hour violation 2012 private lawsuit-federal $650,000
Nextera Energy Inc. NextEra Energy employment discrimination 2012 OFCCP $17,111
NextEra Energy Project Management, LLC NextEra Energy environmental violation 2011 TX-ENV $5,018
NextEra Energy Resources NextEra Energy environmental violation 2010 CA-AG $2,500,000
NEXTERA ENERGY, INC. NextEra Energy workplace safety or health violation 2017 OSHA $12,675
NEXTERA ENERGY, INC. NextEra Energy workplace safety or health violation 2017 OSHA $6,500
Nicor Inc. Southern Company energy conservation violation 2014 DOE $6,000
Nicor, Inc. Southern Company accounting fraud or deficiencies 2007 SEC $10,000,000
NIPSCO NiSource labor relations violation 2008 NLRB $75,000
NIPSCO NiSource environmental violation 2011 EPA (*) $3,500,000
NIPSCO NiSource environmental violation 2010 IN-ENV $15,625
NIPSCO NiSource environmental violation 2009 IN-ENV $8,750
NIPSCO NiSource environmental violation 2002 IN-ENV $14,000
NIPSCO NiSource environmental violation 2001 IN-ENV $6,250
NIPSCO R. M. SCHAFFER GENERATING PLANT NiSource workplace safety or health violation 2011 OSHA $14,000
NiSource Inc. et al. NiSource consumer protection violation 2020 MA-AG $56,000,000
NORTHEAST GENERATION SERVICES EverSource Energy workplace safety or health violation 2004 OSHA $8,806
NORTHEAST GENERATION SERVICES EverSource Energy workplace safety or health violation 2005 OSHA $5,000
NORTHEAST GENERATION SERVICES COMPANY, INC. EverSource Energy workplace safety or health violation 2003 OSHA $123,000
Northern Illinois Gas Co. Southern Company environmental violation 2001 IL-AG $2,250,000
NORTHERN ILLINOIS GAS COMPANY Southern Company workplace safety or health violation 2016 OSHA $16,000
Northern Indiana Public Service Co. NiSource environmental violation 2011 EPA $613,000,000
Northern Indiana Public Service Co. NiSource environmental violation 2011 IN-AG (*) $13,000,000
Northern Indiana Public Service Company NiSource labor relations violation 2006 NLRB $262,616
Northern Indiana Public Service Company NiSource labor relations violation 2001 NLRB $50,000
Northern Indiana Public Service Company (NIPSCO) NiSource labor relations violation 2004 NLRB $7,579
Northern Indiana Public Service Corporation NiSource employment discrimination 2019 OFCCP $1,000,000
Northern States Power Xcel Energy environmental violation 2001 SD-ENV $65,874
NORTHERN STATES POWER CO DBA XCEL ENERGY Xcel Energy workplace safety or health violation 2011 OSHA $20,000
Northern States Power Company Xcel Energy environmental violation 2009 WI-AG $1,300,000
NORTHERN STATES POWER COMPANY Xcel Energy workplace safety or health violation 2000 OSHA $9,975
NORTHERN STATES POWER COMPANY Xcel Energy environmental violation 2003 EPA $500,000
NORTHERN STATES POWER COMPANY DBA XCEL ENERGY Xcel Energy workplace safety or health violation 2017 OSHA $9,400
Northwestern Corporation NorthWestern Corp. energy market violation 2007 FERC $1,000,000
NorthWestern Corporation and NorthWestern Services, LLC NorthWestern Corp. energy market violation 2008 FERC $450,000
NORTHWESTERN ENERGY NorthWestern Corp. workplace safety or health violation 2007 OSHA $20,000
NORTHWESTERN ENERGY NorthWestern Corp. workplace safety or health violation 2008 OSHA $7,000
NORTHWESTERN ENERGY NorthWestern Corp. workplace safety or health violation 2010 OSHA $37,800
Northwestern Energy NorthWestern Corp. environmental violation 2004 EPA $6,800
NORTHWESTERN ENERGY, INC. NorthWestern Corp. workplace safety or health violation 2007 OSHA $55,000
NRG CHALK POINT NRG Energy environmental violation 2014 MD-ENV $65,000
NRG Chalk Point LLC NRG Energy environmental violation 2016 MD-AG $1,000,000
NRG CHALK POINT, LLC NRG Energy environmental violation 2014 EPA $14,168
NRG DELTA LLC NRG Energy workplace safety or health violation 2015 OSHA $14,735
NRG Energy Center Minneapolis NRG Energy environmental violation 2001 MN-ENV $16,000
NRG ENERGY SERVICES, INC. NRG Energy workplace safety or health violation 2015 OSHA $6,000
NRG Energy, Inc. NRG Energy data submission deficiencies 2007 CFTC $2,000,000
NRG Energy, Inc. NRG Energy energy market violation 2007 FERC $500,000
NRG Energy, Inc. NRG Energy labor relations violation 2007 NLRB $10,308
NRG Energy, Inc. NRG Energy environmental violation 2017 MD-ENV $50,000
NRG ENERGY, INC. NRG Energy workplace safety or health violation 2015 OSHA $5,600
NRG Power Marketing, LLC NRG Energy energy market violation 2021 FERC $85,000
NRG TEXAS LLC NRG Energy workplace safety or health violation 2010 OSHA $8,500
NRG Texas LP NRG Energy environmental violation 2007 TX-ENV $5,940
NSTAR EverSource Energy environmental violation 2004 EPA $84,215
NSTAR ELECTRIC & GAS CORP. EverSource Energy workplace safety or health violation 2010 OSHA $14,400
NSTAR ELECTRIC & GAS CORPORATION EverSource Energy workplace safety or health violation 2010 OSHA $10,000
NSTAR Gas & Electric Co. EverSource Energy consumer protection violation 2015 MA-AG $44,700,000
NSTAR Gas & Electric Company EverSource Energy labor relations violation 2009 NLRB $1,500,000
Nuclear Management Company, LLC Xcel Energy nuclear safety violation 2005 NRC $60,000
Nuclear Management Company, LLC Xcel Energy nuclear safety violation 2004 NRC $60,000
Nuclear Management Company, LLC Xcel Energy nuclear safety violation 2003 NRC $60,000
Nuclear Management Company, LLC Xcel Energy nuclear safety violation 2002 NRC $60,000
Nuclear Management Company, LLC Xcel Energy nuclear safety violation 2001 NRC $55,000
Nuclear Management Company, LLC Xcel Energy labor relations violation 2005 NLRB $366,161
NYSEG Iberdrola workplace safety or health violation 2019 OSHA $6,820
Ohio Edison FirstEnergy environmental violation 2005 MULTI-AG (*) $18,900,000
OHIO EDISON CO, ET. AL. FirstEnergy environmental violation 2005 EPA (*) $8,005,000
Ohio Edison Company FirstEnergy environmental violation 2005 EPA $1,133,500,000
OHIO EDISON COMPANY FirstEnergy workplace safety or health violation 2014 OSHA $7,000
OHIO EDISON COMPANY FirstEnergy workplace safety or health violation 2015 OSHA $7,000
Ohio Power Co. American Electric Power environmental violation 2004 OH-ENV $90,587
Ohio Power Co. American Electric Power environmental violation 2002 OH-ENV $40,000
Ohio Power Co. d/b/a American Electric Power American Electric Power environmental violation 2005 EPA $103,110
Ohio Power Company American Electric Power labor relations violation 2004 NLRB $13,953
OHIO POWER COMPANY American Electric Power workplace safety or health violation 2009 OSHA $7,000
OHIO VALLEY ELECTRIC CORP. Ohio Valley Electric workplace safety or health violation 2001 OSHA $7,500
Ohio Valley Electric Corp. Ohio Valley Electric environmental violation 2010 OH-ENV $50,000
OHIO VALLEY ELECTRIC CORPORATION Ohio Valley Electric workplace safety or health violation 2020 OSHA $43,855
Oklahoma Gas & Electric Co. OGE Energy wage and hour violation 2008 WHD $15,947
Oklahoma Gas & Electric Co. OGE Energy wage and hour violation 2008 WHD $5,878
Oklahoma Gas & Electric Co. OGE Energy wage and hour violation 2008 WHD $5,538
Oklahoma Gas & Electric Co. OGE Energy wage and hour violation 2008 WHD $5,511
Oklahoma Gas & Electric Co. OGE Energy wage and hour violation 2008 WHD $5,118
OKLAHOMA GAS AND ELECTRIC OGE Energy workplace safety or health violation 2012 OSHA $19,300
Oklahoma Gas and Electric Co. OGE Energy environmental violation 2011 OK-ENV $300,000
Oklahoma Gas and Electric Company OGE Energy environmental violation 2014 AR-ENV $46,500
OLEANDER POWER PROJECT LP Southern Company environmental violation 2005 FL-DEP $10,000
Oncor Electric Delivery Company LLC Sempra Energy environmental violation 2011 EPA $13,607
Oncor Electric Delivery Company, LLC Sempra Energy employment discrimination 2019 EEOC $50,000
ONCOR ELECTRIC DELIVERY, LLC Sempra Energy workplace safety or health violation 2019 OSHA $26,988
ORMAT HEBER 1 Ormat Technologies workplace safety or health violation 2008 OSHA $5,015
ORMAT NEVADA INC Ormat Technologies workplace safety or health violation 2006 OSHA $29,300
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