Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Alabama Power Company
Current Parent Company: 
Southern Company
Penalty: 
$200,000,000
Year: 
2006
Date: 
April 25, 2006
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

Alabama Power agreed to spend more than $200 million on pollution controls to resolve a Clean Air Act case involving its James H. Miller Jr. coal-fired power plant.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Justice Department Environment and Natural Resources Division
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Alabama
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Georgia
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: 
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