Valero Energy (NYSE:VLO) has agreed to settle the air quality violations in Benicia.
Valero Energy (NYSE:VLO) Settles Air Violations
As a part of the move, Valero Energy (NYSE:VLO) will pay $130,500 to settle air quality violations that occurred in 2008 and 2009 at its Benicia refinery.
This settlement resolves about 23 violations that the air district levelled against the energy company.
Sue Fisher Jones, Valero Energy (NYSE:VLO) spokeswoman said, “The Benicia refinery ‘remains committed’ to full compliance with all regulations applicable to its operations. In each instance, deficiencies have been corrected and processes improved to avoid future violations.”
Valero Energy (NYSE:VLO) stocks were at 21.87 at the end of the last day’s trading. There’s been a 7.7% change in the stock price over the past 3 months.