Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Ohio Edison
Current Parent Company: 
FirstEnergy
Penalty: 
$18,900,000
Year: 
2005
Date: 
March 18, 2005
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

Ohio Edison agreed to an $18.9 million settlement of multistate litigation concerning pollution from its power plant near Steubenville, Ohio. This was part of a larger $1.1 billion settlement involving the federal government; see the Violation Tracker entry at https://violationtracker.goodjobsfirst.org/violation-tracker/oh-ohio-edi...

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: 
Ohio
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.