Table 7.25. Receipts and Quality of Coal by Rank Delivered for Electricity Generation:
Industrial Sector by State, 2015

  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 30 0.72 8.2 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Connecticut 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Maine 30 0.72 8.2 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Massachusetts 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
New Hampshire 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Rhode Island 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Vermont 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Middle Atlantic 684 1.96 9.1 0 -- -- 0 -- --
New Jersey 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
New York 309 1.66 8.4 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Pennsylvania 376 2.21 9.7 0 -- -- 0 -- --
East North Central 2,235 3.22 8.5 734 0.36 5.5 0 -- --
Illinois 1,723 3.46 8.2 481 0.41 5.5 0 -- --
Indiana 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Michigan 30 0.89 9.7 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Ohio 246 3.04 10.0 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Wisconsin 235 2.04 8.6 253 0.27 5.6 0 -- --
West North Central 476 3.44 8.1 2,874 0.22 4.8 0 -- --
Iowa 476 3.44 8.1 1,723 0.22 4.8 0 -- --
Kansas 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Minnesota 0 -- -- 358 0.23 5.8 0 -- --
Missouri 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Nebraska 0 -- -- 794 0.21 4.4 0 -- --
North Dakota 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
South Dakota 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
South Atlantic 1,969 1.25 10.1 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Delaware 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
District of Columbia 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Florida 230 0.72 5.7 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Georgia 214 1.39 10.6 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Maryland 276 2.00 21.6 0 -- -- 0 -- --
North Carolina 373 0.93 6.9 0 -- -- 0 -- --
South Carolina 155 0.74 7.3 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Virginia 343 1.89 7.8 0 -- -- 0 -- --
West Virginia 379 0.98 12.2 0 -- -- 0 -- --
East South Central 1,447 0.87 7.7 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Alabama 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Kentucky 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Mississippi 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Tennessee 1,447 0.87 7.7 0 -- -- 0 -- --
West South Central 84 0.69 9.1 529 0.24 4.9 0 -- --
Arkansas 84 0.69 9.1 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Louisiana 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Oklahoma 0 -- -- 529 0.24 4.9 0 -- --
Texas 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Mountain 227 0.40 9.6 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Arizona 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Colorado 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Idaho 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Montana 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Nevada 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
New Mexico 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Utah 227 0.40 9.6 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Wyoming 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Pacific Contiguous 671 0.52 10.0 0 -- -- 0 -- --
California 671 0.52 10.0 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Oregon 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Washington 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Pacific Noncontiguous 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Alaska 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Hawaii 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
U.S. Total 7,824 1.78 8.9 4,137 0.25 4.9 0 -- --

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."