Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Ameren/CIPS
Current Parent Company: 
Ameren
Penalty: 
$50,000
Year: 
2001
Date: 
March 3, 2001
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

Ameren/CIPS agreed to pay $50,000 in settlement of allegations CIPS exceeded environmental limits of discharges from its ash-holding ponds into the Wabash River from its Hutsonville power plant.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Illinois Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Illinois
Facility City: 
Hutsonville
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Missouri
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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