Table 5.9. Consumption of Coal for Electricity Generation by State by Sector,
2014 and 2013 (Thousand Tons)

  Electric Power Sector  
Census Division
and State
All Sectors Electric Utilities Independent Power Producers Commercial Sector Industrial Sector
  Year 2014 Year 2013 Percentage Change Year 2014 Year 2013 Year 2014 Year 2013 Year 2014 Year 2013 Year 2014 Year 2013
New England 2,310 2,773 -17% 544 616 1,753 2,144 0 0 13 13
Connecticut 499 419 19% 0 0 499 419 0 0 0 0
Maine 19 15 27% 0 0 10 7 0 0 9 8
Massachusetts 1,248 1,723 -28% 0 0 1,244 1,718 0 0 5 5
New Hampshire 544 616 -12% 544 616 0 0 0 0 0 0
Rhode Island 0 0 -- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Vermont 0 0 -- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Middle Atlantic 41,408 44,603 -7.2% 0 1 41,140 44,361 5 6 263 236
New Jersey 1,061 854 24% 0 0 1,061 854 0 0 0 0
New York 2,221 2,294 -3.2% 0 1 2,154 2,224 0 0 67 69
Pennsylvania 38,127 41,456 -8.0% 0 0 37,925 41,284 5 6 196 167
East North Central 190,107 195,548 -2.8% 117,719 138,501 71,320 55,912 55 78 1,013 1,057
Illinois 52,198 52,610 -0.8% 5,765 6,261 45,798 45,735 18 19 617 595
Indiana 48,560 46,522 4.4% 45,734 43,742 2,804 2,742 17 32 5 5
Michigan 29,530 31,855 -7.3% 29,180 31,434 214 203 19 22 117 196
Ohio 38,486 40,688 -5.4% 15,913 33,390 22,504 7,233 1 4 67 62
Wisconsin 21,334 23,874 -11% 21,126 23,674 0 0 0.36 1 207 199
West North Central 138,064 138,338 -0.2% 136,287 136,497 19 16 71 69 1,687 1,756
Iowa 20,549 20,421 0.6% 19,703 19,517 0 0 36 39 810 864
Kansas 18,199 18,915 -3.8% 18,199 18,915 0 0 0 0 0 0
Minnesota 16,800 14,193 18% 16,397 13,765 0 0 10 1 393 426
Missouri 42,967 44,405 -3.2% 42,899 44,333 19 16 24 28 25 28
Nebraska 15,427 16,191 -4.7% 15,036 15,829 0 0 0 0 391 361
North Dakota 22,342 22,366 -0.1% 22,273 22,289 0 0 0 0 69 76
South Dakota 1,780 1,847 -3.6% 1,780 1,847 0 0 0 0 0 0
South Atlantic 125,890 117,662 7.0% 109,643 96,964 15,617 20,167 23 21 607 509
Delaware 397 708 -44% 0 0 397 708 0 0 0 0
District of Columbia 0 0 -- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Florida 22,835 20,689 10% 22,191 20,103 594 548 0 0 50 38
Georgia 22,760 20,737 9.8% 22,660 20,633 0 0 0 0 100 103
Maryland 7,451 6,816 9.3% 0 0 7,402 6,770 7 9 41 37
North Carolina 19,496 19,078 2.2% 19,086 18,318 345 695 6 9 59 55
South Carolina 11,752 10,035 17% 11,695 9,973 0 0 0 0 57 62
Virginia 9,281 9,555 -2.9% 8,606 9,049 576 399 10 3 89 103
West Virginia 31,918 30,044 6.2% 25,405 18,888 6,303 11,046 0 0 211 110
East South Central 87,424 86,724 0.8% 84,538 83,259 2,625 3,169 3 5 258 291
Alabama 23,913 24,448 -2.2% 23,880 24,400 0 0 0 0 33 48
Kentucky 39,214 39,475 -0.7% 39,214 39,475 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mississippi 6,550 5,867 12% 3,925 2,698 2,625 3,169 0 0 0 0
Tennessee 17,747 16,935 4.8% 17,519 16,686 0 0 3 5 225 243
West South Central 152,519 154,042 -1.0% 77,531 78,913 74,781 74,920 0 0 208 208
Arkansas 19,295 18,787 2.7% 17,226 16,454 2,055 2,312 0 0 14 22
Louisiana 12,632 13,787 -8.4% 5,845 6,769 6,787 7,018 0 0 0 0
Oklahoma 18,934 18,980 -0.2% 17,517 17,596 1,224 1,198 0 0 193 186
Texas 101,658 102,487 -0.8% 36,942 38,095 64,715 64,392 0 0 0 0
Mountain 108,050 112,695 -4.1% 95,891 101,207 11,675 10,990 0 0 484 498
Arizona 22,911 23,298 -1.7% 22,911 23,298 0 0 0 0 0 0
Colorado 17,769 18,695 -5.0% 17,740 18,661 24 29 0 0 5 5
Idaho 18 21 -14% 0 0 0 0 0 0 18 21
Montana 10,187 9,570 6.4% 285 292 9,895 9,270 0 0 7 8
Nevada 3,446 2,933 17% 2,667 2,188 779 745 0 0 0 0
New Mexico 11,913 14,270 -17% 11,913 14,270 0 0 0 0 0 0
Utah 15,312 15,796 -3.1% 14,611 15,099 452 430 0 0 250 268
Wyoming 26,493 28,112 -5.8% 25,764 27,400 524 516 0 0 204 196
Pacific Contiguous 6,630 6,914 -4.1% 1,853 2,183 4,702 4,649 0 0 75 83
California 290 293 -1.0% 0 0 227 220 0 0 63 73
Oregon 1,853 2,183 -15% 1,853 2,183 0 0 0 0 0 0
Washington 4,486 4,438 1.1% 0 0 4,475 4,429 0 0 12 10
Pacific Noncontiguous 1,231 1,430 -14% 230 185 936 890 44 334 20 21
Alaska 487 729 -33% 230 185 213 210 44 334 0 0
Hawaii 744 701 6.1% 0 0 724 680 0 0 20 21
U.S. Total 853,634 860,729 -0.8% 624,235 638,327 224,568 217,219 202 513 4,629 4,670

Notes: See Glossary for definitions. Values are final. See Technical Notes for a discussion of the sample design for the Form EIA-923.
Totals may not equal sum of components because of independent rounding. Percentage change is calculated before rounding.
Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Form EIA-923, Power Plant Operations Report.