Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Virginia Electric Power Co.
Current Parent Company: 
Dominion Energy
Penalty: 
$19,200,000
Year: 
2000
Date: 
November 16, 2000
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

To settle a Clean Air Act case Virginia Power agreed to pay a $5.3 million civil penalty and spend $13.9 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: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Virginia
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
utilities and power generation
Specific Industry of Parent: 
utilities
Notes: 

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Parent company note: 
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