Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Centerpoint Energy Houston Electric, LLC
Current Parent Company: 
CenterPoint Energy
Penalty: 
$142,500
Year: 
2010
Date: 
September 10, 2010
Offense Group: 
consumer-protection-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
utility service violation
Secondary Offense: 
reliability of service violation
Violation Description: 

CenterPoint violated PURA 38.005 in effect in 2008 and P.U.C. SUBST. R. 25.52 for 25.52, for reporting year 2008, when it reported it had 26 feeders with a SAIDI value in the top 10% of worst feeders for two consecutive years, 28 feeders with a SA1FI value inthe top 10% of worst feeders for two consecutive years, 3 feeders with a SAIDI value more than 300% greater than the system average for two consecutive years, and 2 feeders with a SAIFI value more than 300% greater than the system average for two consecutive years.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Texas Public Utility Commission
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Case ID: 
38671
Facility State: 
Texas
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Texas
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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