Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Northern Indiana Public Service Co.
Current Parent Company: 
NiSource
Penalty: 
$13,000,000
Year: 
2011
Date: 
January 13, 2011
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

Northern Indiana Public Service Co. agreed to pay $13 million -- consisting of a $3.5 million penalty and $9.5 million in spending on environmental projects -- to Indiana and the federal government to resolve Clean Air Act violations. This was part of a larger $613 million settlement announced by the Justice Department; see the Violation Tracker entry at https://violationtracker.goodjobsfirst.org/violation-tracker/in-northern...

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Indiana Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Indiana
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Indiana
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
utilities and power generation
Specific Industry of Parent: 
energy generation
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Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.