Violation Tracker Individual Record
The Department of Justice and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced that XTO Energy Inc. (XTO), a subsidiary of ExxonMobil and the nation's largest holder of natural gas reserves, will spend an estimated $3 million to restore eight sites damaged by unauthorized discharges of fill material into streams and wetlands in connection with hydraulic fracturing operations. XTO also agreed to implement a comprehensive plan to comply with federal and state water protection laws at the company's oil and gas extraction facilities in West Virginia that use horizontal drilling methods. The company was required to pay a civil penalty of $2.3 million for violations of Section 404 of the Clean Water Act and West Virginia law.
http://www.justice.gov/opa/pr/xto-energy-inc-restore-areas-damaged-natural-gas-extraction-activities (archived copy)