Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
National Grid
Current Parent Company: 
National Grid
Penalty: 
$1,250,000
Year: 
2016
Date: 
January 4, 2016
Offense Group: 
safety-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
utility safety violation
Violation Description: 

The Massachusetts Department of Public Utilities issued Colonial Gas Co. d/b/a National Grid a $1.25 million civil penalty for safety violations.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Massachusetts Department of Public Utilities
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Massachusetts
HQ Country of Parent: 
United Kingdom
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
utilities and power generation
Specific Industry of Parent: 
utilities
Source of Data: 

Mass. regulator fines National Grid utility $1.25M for gas line safety violations, SNL Gas Week, January 4, 2016 (via Nexis).

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Parent company note: 
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