Table 7.23. Receipts and Quality of Coal by Rank Delivered for Electricity Generation:
Independent Power Producers 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 1,278 0.72 11.1 741 0.09 2.0 0 -- --
Connecticut 0 -- -- 487 0.09 2.0 0 -- --
Maine 53 0.80 8.0 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Massachusetts 1,225 0.72 11.3 0 -- -- 0 -- --
New Hampshire 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Rhode Island 0 -- -- 254 0.09 2.0 0 -- --
Vermont 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Middle Atlantic 32,382 2.93 10.8 1,218 0.26 5.3 0 -- --
New Jersey 1,091 1.60 8.9 0 -- -- 0 -- --
New York 1,411 2.55 8.6 1,177 0.24 5.0 0 -- --
Pennsylvania 29,880 2.99 11.0 41 0.97 15.1 0 -- --
East North Central 29,861 3.27 11.8 42,575 0.21 4.7 0 -- --
Illinois 4,978 3.66 25.9 41,459 0.21 4.7 0 -- --
Indiana 2,858 3.29 10.5 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Michigan 238 0.99 7.3 10 0.24 5.0 0 -- --
Ohio 21,787 3.23 9.7 1,105 0.27 5.2 0 -- --
Wisconsin 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
West North Central 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Iowa 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Kansas 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Minnesota 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Missouri 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Nebraska 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
North Dakota 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
South Dakota 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
South Atlantic 15,809 2.47 10.3 444 0.19 4.4 0 -- --
Delaware 534 2.20 7.8 0 -- -- 0 -- --
District of Columbia 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Florida 817 1.01 11.4 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Georgia 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Maryland 7,412 2.13 9.1 444 0.19 4.4 0 -- --
North Carolina 545 1.00 9.0 0 -- -- 0 -- --
South Carolina 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Virginia 1,051 0.89 9.6 0 -- -- 0 -- --
West Virginia 5,449 3.69 12.6 0 -- -- 0 -- --
East South Central 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 2,625 0.49 13.6
Alabama 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Kentucky 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Mississippi 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 2,625 0.49 13.6
Tennessee 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
West South Central 489 1.55 25.8 37,137 0.33 5.3 36,754 0.94 15.8
Arkansas 0 -- -- 1,980 0.27 5.5 0 -- --
Louisiana 0 -- -- 6,443 0.30 4.9 0 -- --
Oklahoma 489 1.55 25.8 711 0.22 4.6 0 -- --
Texas 0 -- -- 28,003 0.34 5.4 36,754 0.94 15.8
Mountain 0 -- -- 10,915 0.64 9.2 0 -- --
Arizona 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Colorado 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Idaho 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Montana 0 -- -- 9,621 0.68 9.7 0 -- --
Nevada 0 -- -- 770 0.30 5.4 0 -- --
New Mexico 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Utah 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Wyoming 0 -- -- 524 0.50 6.6 0 -- --
Pacific Contiguous 183 1.14 9.4 4,664 0.38 9.1 0 -- --
California 183 1.14 9.4 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Oregon 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Washington 0 -- -- 4,664 0.38 9.1 0 -- --
Pacific Noncontiguous 786 1.20 4.4 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Alaska 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Hawaii 786 1.20 4.4 0 -- -- 0 -- --
U.S. Total 80,788 2.90 11.1 97,694 0.31 5.6 39,379 0.91 15.7

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."