Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Tennessee Valley Authority
Penalty: 
$11,700,000
Year: 
2011
Date: 
April 14, 2011
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

Tennessee Valley Authority paid $500,000 in fines and agreed to spend $11.2 million in projects to improve energy efficiency and reduce emissions in its coal-burning electrical facilities in North Alabama. The case was brought by state attorneys general in Alabama, Kentucky, Tennessee and North Carolina.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Multistate Attorneys General Case
Court: 
Eastern District of Tennessee
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Case ID: 
3:01-cv-0071
Case Name: 
National Parks, Inc, et al v. TVA
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Parent company note: 
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