Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Duke Energy
Current Parent Company: 
Duke Energy
Penalty: 
$3,000,000
Year: 
2014
Date: 
May 2, 2014
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

EPA entered into a $3 million cleanup agreement with Duke Energy Carolinas, LLC to address the February 2014 coal ash spill into the Dan River at Eden, N.C.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Environmental Protection Agency
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
North Carolina
Facility City: 
Eden
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
North Carolina
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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