Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Chesapeake Appalachia LLC
Current Parent Company: 
Chesapeake Energy
Penalty: 
$1,900,000
Year: 
2021
Date: 
March 24, 2021
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

In a settlement agreement with the United States and the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Chesapeake Appalachia LLC (CALLC) resolved a federal-state lawsui alleging Clean Water Act violations disclosed by CALLC at 76 locations in Pennsylvania.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Environmental Protection Agency referral to the Justice Department
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Pennsylvania
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Oklahoma
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
oil and gas
Specific Industry of Parent: 
oil & gas
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Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.