Rosendin Electric, Inc. Case Settles for $19,125

This page last reviewed June 29, 2010

In March 2010, Rosendin Electric, Inc. agreed to pay $19,125 in penalties for violating air quality regulations:  $14,343.75 will go to the California Air Pollution Control Fund, which provides funding for projects and research to improve California's air quality; $4,781.25 will go to Peralta Community College District to fund emission education classes conducted by participating California community colleges, under the California Council for Diesel Education and Technology (CCDET) program.  An investigation by the Air Resources Board (ARB) showed that Rosendin Electric, Inc. failed to properly self-inspect their diesel trucks to assure the trucks met state smoke emission standards, and to properly affix emission control labels the engines of their fleet vehicles.  ARB documented violations as they related to the Periodic Smoke Inspection Program (PSIP).  To settle the case, Rosendin Electric, Inc. agreed to the $19,125 penalty and to comply with the Periodic Smoke Inspection programs, and other ARB programs.