Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Alpha Natural Resources, Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
Alpha Natural Resources
Penalty: 
$13,750,000
Year: 
2014
Date: 
March 5, 2014
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

Alpha Natural Resources agreed to pay a total of $13.75 million to Kentucky, Pennsylvania and West Virginia to resolve Clean Water Act violations. This was part of a larger $227 million settlement involving the federal government; see the Violation Tracker entry at https://violationtracker.goodjobsfirst.org/violation-tracker/-alpha-natu...

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Multistate Attorneys General Case
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Virginia
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
privately held
Major Industry of Parent: 
mining and minerals
Specific Industry of Parent: 
mining
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Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.