Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Ohio Edison Company
Current Parent Company: 
FirstEnergy
Penalty: 
$1,133,500,000
Year: 
2005
Date: 
March 18, 2005
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

As part of a Clean Air Act settlement, Ohio Edison agreed to spend $1.1 billion on pollution control equipment, pay a civil penalty of $8.5 million and spend $25 million on other environmental projects.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Justice Department Environment and Natural Resources Division
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Ohio
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Ohio
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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