Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Duke Energy
Current Parent Company: 
Duke Energy
Penalty: 
$1,000,000
Year: 
2009
Date: 
December 22, 2009
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

Duke Energy agreed spend $1 million on environmental projects to resolve litigation brought by the attorneys general of Connecticut, New Jersey and New York concerning air pollution generated by the company's power plant in New Albany, Indiana. This was part of a larger $93 million settlement negotiated by the federal government; see the Violation Tracker entry at https://violationtracker.goodjobsfirst.org/violation-tracker/-duke-energy-0

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Multistate Attorneys General Case
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Private Lawsuit Resolution Type: 
settlement
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
North Carolina
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
utilities and power generation
Specific Industry of Parent: 
utilities
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Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.