Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Peoples Gas Light and Coke Co.
Current Parent Company: 
WEC Energy Group
Penalty: 
$18,750,000
Year: 
2016
Date: 
May 10, 2016
Primary Offense: 
consumer protection violation
Violation Description: 

Peoples Gas Light and Coke Company and its parent company, Integrys Energy Group, which is owned by WEC Energy Group Inc. agreed to pay a total of $18.75 million -- including $11 million in refunds to customers -- in settlement of allegations it hid costs for infrastructure replacement from the state.

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