Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Dynegy Midwest Generation
Current Parent Company: 
Vistra Energy
Penalty: 
$524,000,000
Year: 
2005
Date: 
March 7, 2005
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

As part of a Clean Air Act settlement, Dynegy Midwest Generation agreed to spend $500 million on new pollution control equipment, pay a civil penalty of $9 million, and spend $15 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
Facility State: 
Illinois
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Texas
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
utilities and power generation
Specific Industry of Parent: 
power systems
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Parent company note: 
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