Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
New Hampshire Transmission
Current Parent Company: 
NextEra Energy
Penalty: 
$6,800,000
Year: 
2016
Date: 
May 26, 2016
Offense Group: 
consumer-protection-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
consumer protection violation
Violation Description: 

To settle multistate litigation, New Hampshire Transmission agreed to refund New England ratepayers $6.8 million to resolve allegations that the company improperly included millions of dollars of development costs in its transmission rates.

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: 
Florida
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.