Table 7.22. Receipts and Quality of Coal by Rank Delivered for Electricity Generation:
Electric Utilties by State, 2014

  Bituminous Subbituminous Lignite
Census Division
and State
Receipts (Thousand Tons) Average Sulfur Percent by Weight Average Ash Percent by Weight Receipts (Thousand Tons) Average Sulfur Percent by Weight Average Ash Percent by Weight Receipts (Thousand Tons) Average Sulfur Percent by Weight Average Ash Percent by Weight
New England 526 2.29 7.8 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Connecticut 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Maine 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Massachusetts 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
New Hampshire 526 2.29 7.8 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Rhode Island 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Vermont 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Middle Atlantic 166 3.28 8.6 0 -- -- 0 -- --
New Jersey 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
New York 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Pennsylvania 166 3.28 8.6 0 -- -- 0 -- --
East North Central 58,852 2.75 8.9 61,419 0.27 5.0 0 -- --
Illinois 2,091 3.50 10.7 11,971 0.23 4.8 0 -- --
Indiana 34,157 2.70 8.9 3,613 0.27 4.9 0 -- --
Michigan 4,095 1.56 9.0 26,317 0.29 5.0 0 -- --
Ohio 16,476 3.17 8.8 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Wisconsin 2,034 2.00 7.4 19,517 0.26 5.0 0 -- --
West North Central 824 3.28 9.8 110,164 0.28 5.2 22,828 0.82 10.0
Iowa 1 1.30 10.8 17,085 0.28 5.0 0 -- --
Kansas 348 3.34 12.9 17,719 0.32 5.1 0 -- --
Minnesota 0 -- -- 16,484 0.36 6.1 0 -- --
Missouri 475 3.24 7.5 40,905 0.23 4.9 0 -- --
Nebraska 0 -- -- 15,351 0.28 5.2 0 -- --
North Dakota 0 -- -- 843 0.34 4.6 22,828 0.82 10.0
South Dakota 0 -- -- 1,776 0.41 6.7 0 -- --
South Atlantic 91,444 2.10 10.3 12,110 0.30 4.7 0 -- --
Delaware 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
District of Columbia 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Florida 21,014 2.22 8.8 77 0.26 5.4 0 -- --
Georgia 8,064 1.84 9.0 12,033 0.30 4.7 0 -- --
Maryland 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
North Carolina 16,658 1.78 9.6 0 -- -- 0 -- --
South Carolina 10,752 1.53 9.1 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Virginia 8,847 1.12 15.2 0 -- -- 0 -- --
West Virginia 26,109 2.83 11.2 0 -- -- 0 -- --
East South Central 59,283 2.49 9.5 24,484 0.28 5.3 0 -- --
Alabama 11,695 1.63 9.6 11,616 0.26 5.3 0 -- --
Kentucky 35,653 2.87 9.7 3,088 0.33 5.7 0 -- --
Mississippi 2,601 1.86 9.2 968 0.25 5.3 0 -- --
Tennessee 9,334 2.29 8.7 8,811 0.29 5.2 0 -- --
West South Central 206 3.14 8.5 66,475 0.26 5.1 9,042 1.04 17.7
Arkansas 0 -- -- 16,594 0.26 5.2 0 -- --
Louisiana 206 3.14 8.5 2,911 0.29 5.4 2,456 0.74 14.4
Oklahoma 0 -- -- 17,324 0.25 4.9 0 -- --
Texas 0 -- -- 29,644 0.27 5.2 6,586 1.17 19.0
Mountain 33,391 0.61 13.1 61,070 0.50 9.1 285 0.54 9.7
Arizona 8,231 0.59 10.6 14,360 0.66 10.4 0 -- --
Colorado 3,722 0.50 10.5 13,463 0.32 5.7 0 -- --
Idaho 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Montana 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 285 0.54 9.7
Nevada 2,068 0.42 7.7 1,086 0.44 8.8 0 -- --
New Mexico 6,193 0.82 26.0 5,674 0.73 21.8 0 -- --
Utah 13,177 0.59 11.2 555 0.96 9.0 0 -- --
Wyoming 0 -- -- 25,933 0.45 7.4 0 -- --
Pacific Contiguous 0 -- -- 2,159 0.26 4.5 0 -- --
California 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Oregon 0 -- -- 2,159 0.26 4.5 0 -- --
Washington 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Pacific Noncontiguous 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Alaska 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Hawaii 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
U.S. Total 244,692 2.17 10.1 337,880 0.32 5.8 32,155 0.88 12.1

NM = Not meaningful due to large relative standard error or excessive percentage change.
W = Withheld to avoid disclosure of individual company data.

Notes:
Bituminous coal includes anthracite coal and coal-derived synthesis gas.
See Glossary for definitions. Values are final. See Technical Notes for a discussion of the sample design for the Form EIA-923.

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Form EIA-923, "Power Plant Operations Report."