Violation Tracker Industry Summary Page

Industry: 
utilities and power generation
Penalty Total since 2000: 
$30,935,104,784
Number of Records: 
2,854
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
PG&E Corp.$6,279,751,051120
American Electric Power$4,808,114,798109
Duke Energy$2,852,681,60696
Enron$2,092,225,32715
FirstEnergy$1,445,564,65078
Dominion Energy$1,425,390,15961
NRG Energy$1,381,661,73387
Edison International$1,237,357,11573
Alliant Energy$1,027,629,92115
WEC Energy Group$1,021,360,16632


Individual Penalty Records:

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Company Parent Primary Offense Typesort icon Year Agency Penalty Amount
Detroit Edison DTE Energy utility administrative violation 2007 MI-PSC $50,000
Detroit Edison DTE Energy utility administrative violation 2005 MI-PSC $95,000
DTE DTE Energy utility administrative violation 2005 MI-PSC $975,000
Detroit Edison DTE Energy utility administrative violation 2005 MI-PSC $20,000
Liberty Utilities Co. Algonquin Power & Utilities utility administrative violation 2016 MT-PSC $150,000
NorthWestern Corp. NorthWestern Corp. utility administrative violation 2010 MT-PSC $765,000
El Paso Electric Company El Paso Electric utility administrative violation 2010 NM-PRC $5,000
Consolidated Edison Company of New York, Inc. Consolidated Edison utility administrative violation 2016 NY-PSC $171,000,000
New York State Electric & Gas Corp Iberdrola utility administrative violation 2015 NY-PSC $2,000,000
West Penn Power Company FirstEnergy utility administrative violation 2014 PA-PUC $1,300,000
Entergy Entergy utility administrative violation 2005 VT-PUC $85,000
Southern California Gas Co. Sempra Energy utility administrative violation 2022 CA-PUC $9,807,000
Centerpoint Energy CenterPoint Energy telecommunications violation 2014 FCC $10,000
ABB Inc. ABB Ltd. telecommunications violation 2020 FCC $15,000
Enron Corp. Enron tax violations 2005 TX-AG $8,300,000
GDF Suez Energy Marketing NA, Inc. Engie tax violations 2012 CT-AG $8,730
Cedar Rapids and Iowa City Railway Alliant Energy railroad safety violation 2013 FRA $6,500
Cedar Rapids and Iowa City Railway Alliant Energy railroad safety violation 2014 FRA $8,000
GREEN PLAINS RENEWABLE ENERGY Green Plains Inc. railroad safety violation 2012 FRA $5,625
GREEN PLAINS RENEWABLE ENERGY Green Plains Inc. railroad safety violation 2012 FRA $6,000
GREEN PLAINS RENEWABLE ENERGY Green Plains Inc. railroad safety violation 2012 FRA $6,000
GREEN PLAINS RENEWABLE ENERGY Green Plains Inc. railroad safety violation 2012 FRA $5,000
GREEN PLAINS RENEWABLE ENERGY Green Plains Inc. railroad safety violation 2012 FRA $10,000
Progress Energy-Carolina, Incorporated Duke Energy railroad safety violation 2011 FRA $8,700
Waskom Gas Processing Company CenterPoint Energy railroad safety violation 2014 FRA $7,300
Waskom Gas Processing Company CenterPoint Energy railroad safety violation 2015 FRA $5,100
GREEN PLAINS RENEWABLE ENERGY Green Plains Inc. railroad safety violation 2014 FRA $5,000
AMERIGAS UGI Corp. railroad safety violation 2008 FRA $5,250
AMERIGAS UGI Corp. railroad safety violation 2008 FRA $6,100
AmeriGas Propane L.P. UGI Corp. railroad safety violation 2015 FRA $5,150
AmeriGas Propane LP UGI Corp. railroad safety violation 2004 FRA $8,000
Dynegy Petroleum Corp. Vistra Energy railroad safety violation 2008 FRA $5,500
Dynegy Petroleum Corp. Vistra Energy railroad safety violation 2008 FRA $8,250
Enron Clean Fuels Company Enron railroad safety violation 2000 FRA $7,000
Enron Clean Fuels Company Enron railroad safety violation 2005 FRA $7,500
Washington Gas and Light Company AltaGas railroad safety violation 2001 FRA $5,000
GREEN PLAINS RENEWABLE ENERGY Green Plains Inc. railroad safety violation 2017 FRA $5,000
AmeriGas Propane L.P. UGI Corp. railroad safety violation 2017 FRA $7,000
AmeriGas Propane L.P. UGI Corp. railroad safety violation 2017 FRA $16,000
AmeriGas Propane L.P. UGI Corp. railroad safety violation 2017 FRA $5,000
Green Plains, Inc. Green Plains Inc. railroad safety violation 2018 FRA $7,000
Green Plains, Inc. Green Plains Inc. railroad safety violation 2018 FRA $7,000
Cedar Rapids And Iowa City Railway Company Alliant Energy railroad safety violation 2019 FRA $18,000
Green Plains Logistics Green Plains Inc. railroad safety violation 2020 FRA $5,750
Green Plains Logistics Green Plains Inc. railroad safety violation 2020 FRA $6,000
Green Plains Logistics Green Plains Inc. railroad safety violation 2020 FRA $10,000
Green Plains Logistics Green Plains Inc. railroad safety violation 2020 FRA $7,500
Green Plains Logistics Green Plains Inc. railroad safety violation 2020 FRA $7,500
Exelon Corporation Exelon price-fixing or anti-competitive practices 2012 DOJ_ANTITRUST $400,000
KeySpan Corporation National Grid price-fixing or anti-competitive practices 2010 DOJ_ANTITRUST $12,000,000
ABB Middle East & Africa Participations AG ABB Ltd. price-fixing or anti-competitive practices 2001 DOJ_ANTITRUST $53,000,000
Florida Power and Light Company (Turkey Point Nuclear Plant Unit 3) NextEra Energy nuclear safety violation 2010 NRC $70,000
Entergy Operations, Inc. (River Bend Station) Entergy nuclear safety violation 2012 NRC $140,000
Florida Power and Light (Turkey Point Nuclear Plant, Units 3 & 4) NextEra Energy nuclear safety violation 2012 NRC $140,000
Dominion Energy Kewaunee, Inc. Dominion Energy nuclear safety violation 2013 NRC $70,000
Entergy Nuclear Operations, Inc. Entergy nuclear safety violation 2014 NRC $70,000
Dominion Energy Kewaunee, Inc Dominion Energy nuclear safety violation 2015 NRC $17,500
Entergy Nuclear Operations, Inc. Entergy nuclear safety violation 2015 NRC $70,000
FirstEnergy Nuclear Operating Company FirstEnergy nuclear safety violation 2006 NRC $28,000,000
Exelon Generation Company, LLC Exelon nuclear safety violation 2009 NRC $65,000
Entergy Nuclear Operations, Inc. Entergy nuclear safety violation 2008 NRC $650,000
Exelon Nuclear Exelon nuclear safety violation 2007 NRC $65,000
Entergy Nuclear Operations, Inc. Entergy nuclear safety violation 2007 NRC $130,000
Pacific Gas and Electric Company PG&E Corp. nuclear safety violation 2005 NRC $96,000
Indiana Michigan Power Company American Electric Power nuclear safety violation 2005 NRC $60,000
Entergy Nuclear Operations, Inc. Entergy nuclear safety violation 2005 NRC $60,000
Exelon Nuclear Exelon nuclear safety violation 2005 NRC $10,000
FirstEnergy Nuclear Operating Company FirstEnergy nuclear safety violation 2005 NRC $5,450,000
Arizona Public Service Company Pinnacle West Capital nuclear safety violation 2005 NRC $55,000
Duke Energy Duke Energy nuclear safety violation 2004 NRC $60,000
Carolina Power & Light Company Duke Energy nuclear safety violation 2004 NRC $88,000
Exelon Nuclear Exelon nuclear safety violation 2003 NRC $60,000
Framatome ANP Richland, Inc. EDF-Electricite de France nuclear safety violation 2002 NRC $15,000
Dominion Nuclear Connecticut, Inc. Dominion Energy nuclear safety violation 2002 NRC $88,000
FirstEnergy Nuclear Operating Company FirstEnergy nuclear safety violation 2000 NRC $110,000
Commonwealth Edison Company Exelon nuclear safety violation 2000 NRC $110,000
Consolidated Edison Company of New York Consolidated Edison nuclear safety violation 2000 NRC $88,000
Southern Nuclear Operating Company, Inc. Southern Company nuclear safety violation 2018 NRC $145,000
Southern California Edison Company Edison International nuclear safety violation 2019 NRC $116,000
Entergy Entergy nuclear safety violation 2012 NY-ENV $1,200,000
Florida Power & Light Company NextEra Energy nuclear safety violation 2021 NRC $150,000
Entergy Operations, Inc. Entergy nuclear safety violation 2021 NRC $150,000
Amerigas Propane LP UGI Corp. motor vehicle safety violation 2013 FMCSA $20,520
Green Mountain Power Corporation Energir motor vehicle safety violation 2014 FMCSA $8,140
Amerigas Propane, LP UGI Corp. motor vehicle safety violation 2010 FMCSA $12,400
Avista Corporation Avista motor vehicle safety violation 2012 FMCSA $7,272
Amerigas Propane LP UGI Corp. motor vehicle safety violation 2010 FMCSA $10,000
ARTESIAN WATER COMPANY, INC. Artesian Resources motor vehicle safety violation 2009 FMCSA $19,490
ABB INC ABB Ltd. motor vehicle safety violation 2005 FMCSA $6,680
AMERIGAS EAGLE PROPANE LP UGI Corp. motor vehicle safety violation 2005 FMCSA $8,550
Virginia Electric & Power Co. Dominion Energy motor vehicle safety violation 2016 FMCSA $5,100
Artesian Water Co Inc Artesian Resources motor vehicle safety violation 2021 FMCSA $13,560
West Virginia American Water Company American Water Works motor vehicle safety violation 2021 FMCSA $7,540
SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA EDISON Edison International labor relations violation 2017 NLRB $40,000
AmeriGas Propane, Inc. UGI Corp. labor relations violation 2016 NLRB $13,222
Rochester Gas & Electric Corporation Iberdrola labor relations violation 2016 NLRB $114,083
First Solar Inc. First Solar labor relations violation 2015 NLRB $15,930
Dominion Energy Management, Inc. Dominion Energy labor relations violation 2012 NLRB $32,000
El Paso Electric Company El Paso Electric labor relations violation 2012 NLRB $79,692
Southern Nuclear Operating Company, Inc. Southern Company labor relations violation 2011 NLRB $105,370
Consolidated Edison of New York, Inc. Consolidated Edison labor relations violation 2011 NLRB $5,500
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