Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Virginia Electric Power Co.
Current Parent Company: 
Dominion Energy
Penalty: 
$1,219,200,000
Year: 
2003
Date: 
April 21, 2003
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

To resolve a Clean Air Act case, VEPCO agreed to spend up to $1.2 billion to reduce emissions, pay a $5.3 million civil penalty and spend at least $13.9 million on supplementary 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: 
Virginia
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Virginia
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.