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Company: Duke Energy
Current Parent CompanyDuke Energy
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Penalty: $207,500,000
Year: 2004
Date: July 13, 2004
Offense Group: competition-related offenses
Primary Offense: energy market manipulation
Violation Description: The California Attorney announced a $207.5 million settlement with Duke Energy to resolve claims that Duke overcharged for wholesale electricity during the state's Energy Crisis of 2000-01. Washington and Oregon also participated in the settlement, receiving $3.25 million each.
Level of Government: state
Action Type: agency action
Agency: Multistate Attorneys General Case
Civil or Criminal Case: civil
HQ Country of Current Parent: USA
HQ State of Current Parent: North Carolina
Ownership Structure of Current Parent: publicly traded
Major Industry of Current Parent: utilities and power generation
Specific Industry of Current Parent: utilities
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