Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
NSTAR Gas & Electric Co.
Current Parent Company: 
EverSource Energy
Penalty: 
$44,700,000
Year: 
2015
Date: 
January 7, 2015
Primary Offense: 
consumer protection violation
Violation Description: 

NSTAR agreed to pay $44.7 million in refunds to customers in settlement of several outstanding cases concerning its capital improvements, pension expenses, and energy efficiency programs.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Massachusetts Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Private Lawsuit Resolution Type: 
settlement
Facility State: 
Massachusetts
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Massachusetts
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: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.