Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Tampa Electric Company
Current Parent Company: 
Emera
Penalty: 
$16,500,000
Year: 
2000
Date: 
February 29, 2000
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

To settle a Clean Air Act case Tempa Electric agreed to spend $3 million on emission controlks, pay a $3.5 million civil penalty and spend at least $10 million on environmental projects.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Justice Department Environment and Natural Resources Division
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
HQ Country of Parent: 
Canada
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
utilities and power generation
Specific Industry of Parent: 
power generation
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Parent company note: 
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