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Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: Louisville Gas & Electric Company
Current Parent CompanyPPL Corp.
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Penalty: $750,000
Year: 2021
Date: December 1, 2021
Offense Group: environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: environmental violation
Violation Description: Louisville Gas & Electric Company agreed to permanent emission limits for the sulfuric acid mist that it emits from its Mill Creek Station, located in Jefferson County, Kentucky. LG&E also agreed to perform a congressionally authorized diesel-emissions reduction supplemental environmental project aimed at reducing ground-level emissions to resolve allegations that it emitted too much sulfuric acid mist in violation of the Clean Air Act.
Level of Government: federal
Action Type: agency action
Agency: Environmental Protection Agency referral to the Justice Department
Civil or Criminal Case: civil
HQ Country of Current Parent: USA
HQ State of Current Parent: Pennsylvania
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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