Electric Power Monthly

Data for March 2016  |  Release Date: May 25, 2016  |  Next Release: June 23, 2016 
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Table 2.8.A. Consumption of Coal for Electricity Generation by State, by Sector,
March 2016 and March 2015 (Thousand Tons)

  Electric Power Sector  
Census Division
and State
All Sectors Electric Utilities Independent Power Producers Commercial Sector Industrial Sector
  March 2016 March 2015 Percentage Change March 2016 March 2015 March 2016 March 2015 March 2016 March 2015 March 2016 March 2015
New England 66 330 -80% 2 75 63 253 0 0 NM 2
Connecticut 0 91 -100% 0 0 0 91 0 0 0 0
Maine 1 4 -60% 0 0 1 2 0 0 0.30 2
Massachusetts 62 161 -61% 0 0 62 160 0 0 NM 0.42
New Hampshire 2 75 -97% 2 75 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 1,421 3,055 -53% 0 0 1,402 3,030 NM 0.42 19 24
New Jersey 39 52 -24% 0 0 39 52 0 0 0 0
New York 15 123 -88% 0 0 10 116 0 0 5 7
Pennsylvania 1,367 2,880 -53% 0 0 1,353 2,863 NM 0.42 14 17
East North Central 8,951 14,057 -36% 6,294 8,568 2,586 5,399 4 5 68 86
Illinois 2,113 3,925 -46% 374 488 1,693 3,384 1 2 45 51
Indiana 2,518 3,086 -18% 2,312 2,869 205 215 1 1 NM 0.43
Michigan 1,659 2,370 -30% 1,636 2,338 18 20 2 2 4 10
Ohio 1,638 2,967 -45% 963 1,182 670 1,780 NM NM 5 5
Wisconsin 1,023 1,709 -40% 1,009 1,690 0 0 NM NM 13 19
West North Central 7,519 10,058 -25% 7,398 9,924 1 1 5 5 115 127
Iowa 835 1,632 -49% 770 1,560 0 0 2 3 62 69
Kansas 769 1,355 -43% 769 1,355 0 0 0 0 0 0
Minnesota 954 1,157 -18% 927 1,127 0 0 0.23 1 27 30
Missouri 2,483 2,888 -14% 2,478 2,883 1 1 2 2 NM 2
Nebraska 833 1,149 -28% 813 1,128 0 0 0 0 19 21
North Dakota 1,555 1,876 -17% 1,550 1,870 0 0 0 0 5 5
South Dakota 89 0 -- 89 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
South Atlantic 6,239 8,394 -26% 5,427 7,440 781 909 NM NM 30 43
Delaware 0 23 -100% 0 0 0 23 0 0 0 0
District of Columbia 0 0 -- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Florida 913 1,408 -35% 898 1,404 10 0 0 0 NM NM
Georgia 1,062 1,411 -25% 1,058 1,406 0 0 0 0 NM NM
Maryland 453 497 -9.0% 0 0 451 493 0 NM 2 3
North Carolina 509 1,309 -61% 488 1,292 NM NM 1 2 NM NM
South Carolina 648 689 -5.9% 644 684 0 0 0 0 5 5
Virginia 671 635 5.6% 656 592 7 NM NM NM NM 6
West Virginia 1,984 2,421 -18% 1,683 2,061 297 344 0 0 3 16
East South Central 4,397 5,736 -23% 4,100 5,433 273 279 0 0 24 24
Alabama 1,226 1,403 -13% 1,220 1,396 0 0 0 0 NM NM
Kentucky 2,274 2,857 -20% 2,274 2,857 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mississippi 281 351 -20% 8 73 273 279 0 0 0 0
Tennessee 617 1,125 -45% 599 1,108 0 0 0 0 18 18
West South Central 5,306 8,320 -36% 3,125 4,250 2,169 4,060 0 0 NM NM
Arkansas 745 916 -19% 539 661 205 253 0 0 1 1
Louisiana 505 893 -43% 483 454 22 439 0 0 0 0
Oklahoma 661 1,313 -50% 590 1,255 60 49 0 0 NM NM
Texas 3,395 5,198 -35% 1,512 1,879 1,882 3,320 0 0 0 0
Mountain 5,910 8,242 -28% 5,142 7,308 737 896 0 0 31 39
Arizona 937 1,550 -40% 937 1,550 0 0 0 0 0 0
Colorado 1,159 1,460 -21% 1,158 1,459 NM NM 0 0 NM NM
Idaho 1 1 -14% 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
Montana 668 819 -18% NM NM 651 797 0 0 NM NM
Nevada 56 101 -45% 17 61 39 40 0 0 0 0
New Mexico 626 852 -26% 626 852 0 0 0 0 0 0
Utah 725 1,214 -40% 695 1,175 NM NM 0 0 13 19
Wyoming 1,739 2,245 -23% 1,695 2,190 NM NM 0 0 16 18
Pacific Contiguous 7 7 -1.8% 0 0 0 NM 0 0 7 7
California 6 6 2.3% 0 0 0 NM 0 0 6 6
Oregon 0 0 -- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Washington 1 1 -29% 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
Pacific Noncontiguous 106 108 -2.6% 22 23 78 81 3 4 NM NM
Alaska 42 43 -3.2% 22 23 16 17 3 4 0 0
Hawaii 64 65 -2.2% 0 0 62 64 0 0 NM NM
U.S. Total 39,923 58,308 -32% 31,511 43,019 8,089 14,908 14 17 309 363

Notes: See Glossary for definitions. Values are preliminary. 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.