Ind. Power Co. To Pay $600M To Settle Pollution Suit

Law360, New York (January 13, 2011, 4:12 PM EST) -- The Northern Indiana Public Service Co. has agreed to spend approximately $600 million over the next eight years to improve pollution controls at its coal-fired power plants as part of a settlement resolving allegations the company violated the Clean Air Act.

The proposed deal, announced Thursday by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, will also require NIPSCO to spend $9.5 million on environmental mitigation projects and pay a $3.5 million fine, according to the EPA. The Department of Justice and the state of Indiana have both signed...
To view the full article, register now.




Case Information

Case Title

King v. W. W. Grainger Inc.

Case Number



Mississippi Northern

Nature of Suit

Civil Rights: Jobs


Sharion Aycock

Date Filed

January 25, 2011

Government Agencies

Law360 Pro Say Podcast
Check out Law360's new podcast, Pro Say, which offers a weekly recap of both the biggest stories and hidden gems from the world of law.