Table 6.3 Stocks of Coal, Petroleum Liquids, and Petroleum Coke:
Electric Power Sector, by Census Divison, 2012 and 2011

  Electric Power Sector Electric Utilities Independent Power Producers
Census Division December 2012 December 2011 Percentage Change December 2012 December 2011 December 2012 December 2011
Coal (Thousand Tons)
New England 1,030 1,389 -25.9% W W W W
Middle Atlantic 7,553 7,800 -3.2% W W W W
East North Central 36,139 37,262 -3.0% 27,069 27,316 9,070 9,946
West North Central 30,554 28,544 7.0% 30,554 28,544 0 0
South Atlantic 38,859 36,920 5.3% 35,527 33,163 3,331 3,757
East South Central 19,657 17,185 14.4% 19,657 17,185 0 0
West South Central 28,807 22,910 25.7% 17,047 15,125 11,760 7,785
Mountain 20,385 18,543 9.9% W W W W
Pacific Contiguous W W W W W W W
Pacific Noncontiguous W W W W W W W
U.S. Total 185,116 172,387 7.4% 150,942 142,103 34,174 30,284
Petroleum Liquids (Thousand Barrels)
New England 2,483 2,680 -7.3% 464 703 2,020 1,978
Middle Atlantic 5,496 6,591 -16.6% 2,482 2,931 3,014 3,660
East North Central 1,223 1,581 -22.6% 1,007 1,313 217 268
West North Central 1,052 1,297 -18.9% 1,020 1,260 31 37
South Atlantic 13,603 14,316 -5.0% 11,314 11,933 2,289 2,383
East South Central 1,928 2,064 -6.6% W W W W
West South Central 2,548 2,560 -0.5% 1,953 1,901 595 659
Mountain 654 677 -3.3% W W W W
Pacific Contiguous 395 424 -7.0% W 331 W 93
Pacific Noncontiguous 2,842 2,656 7.0% W W W W
U.S. Total 32,224 34,847 -7.5% 23,875 25,648 8,349 9,198
Petroleum Coke (Thousand Tons)
New England 0 0 -- 0 0 0 0
Middle Atlantic W W W 0 0 W W
East North Central 56 W W W W W W
West North Central 0 W W 0 W 0 0
South Atlantic W W W W W W W
East South Central W W W W W 0 0
West South Central W W W W W W 0
Mountain W W W 0 0 W W
Pacific Contiguous W 5 W 0 0 W 5
Pacific Noncontiguous 0 0 -- 0 0 0 0
U.S. Total 495 508 -2.6% 414 404 81 104

W = Withheld to avoid disclosure of individual company data.
Notes: See Glossary for definitions. Values are final. See Technical Notes for a discussion of the sample design for the Form-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-923, 'Power Plant Operations Report.'