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Data for April 2016  |  Release Date: June 24, 2016  |  Next Release: July 25, 2016 
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Table 2.8.B. Consumption of Coal for Electricity Generation by State, by Sector,
Year-to-Date through April 2016 and April 2015 (Thousand Tons)

  Electric Power Sector  
Census Division
and State
All Sectors Electric Utilities Independent Power Producers Commercial Sector Industrial Sector
  April 2016 YTD April 2015 YTD Percentage Change April 2016 YTD April 2015 YTD April 2016 YTD April 2015 YTD April 2016 YTD April 2015 YTD April 2016 YTD April 2015 YTD
New England 546 1,363 -60% 72 354 472 1,001 0 0 3 7
Connecticut 38 339 -89% 0 0 38 339 0 0 0 0
Maine 6 13 -54% 0 0 5 7 0 0 1 6
Massachusetts 431 658 -35% 0 0 429 656 0 0 2 2
New Hampshire 72 354 -80% 72 354 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 8,594 12,605 -32% 0 0 8,518 12,518 NM 1 76 86
New Jersey 179 396 -55% 0 0 179 396 0 0 0 0
New York 232 564 -59% 0 0 210 541 0 0 22 23
Pennsylvania 8,183 11,645 -30% 0 0 8,130 11,581 NM 1 53 63
East North Central 42,958 57,203 -25% 27,712 35,187 14,950 21,678 13 16 282 321
Illinois 10,499 15,481 -32% 1,350 1,799 8,957 13,477 5 6 187 198
Indiana 11,085 13,254 -16% 10,286 12,349 794 900 3 3 NM 2
Michigan 7,371 9,495 -22% 7,266 9,378 79 78 4 6 22 33
Ohio 8,697 11,921 -27% 3,556 4,677 5,120 7,222 NM NM 20 21
Wisconsin 5,306 7,052 -25% 5,254 6,984 0 0 NM NM 52 68
West North Central 34,933 42,230 -17% 34,474 41,719 4 5 17 21 437 485
Iowa 3,985 6,456 -38% 3,742 6,192 0 0 10 11 233 254
Kansas 3,914 5,363 -27% 3,914 5,363 0 0 0 0 0 0
Minnesota 4,330 4,990 -13% 4,224 4,869 0 0 1 2 105 118
Missouri 11,493 12,828 -10% 11,477 12,808 4 5 6 8 5 7
Nebraska 3,919 4,574 -14% 3,844 4,490 0 0 0 0 75 84
North Dakota 6,820 7,684 -11% 6,800 7,662 0 0 0 0 20 22
South Dakota 473 335 41% 473 335 0 0 0 0 0 0
South Atlantic 29,410 36,275 -19% 25,681 31,668 3,607 4,435 8 12 114 160
Delaware 99 158 -37% 0 0 99 158 0 0 0 0
District of Columbia 0 0 -- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Florida 4,216 5,733 -26% 4,159 5,681 41 38 0 0 15 14
Georgia 4,928 6,412 -23% 4,911 6,391 0 0 0 0 16 22
Maryland 1,731 2,350 -26% 0 0 1,724 2,334 0 NM 7 14
North Carolina 3,674 5,505 -33% 3,589 5,425 NM NM 6 7 15 12
South Carolina 2,763 3,216 -14% 2,744 3,197 0 0 0 0 19 19
Virginia 2,478 2,633 -5.9% 2,376 2,438 72 168 NM NM 28 25
West Virginia 9,521 10,269 -7.3% 7,901 8,536 1,606 1,678 0 0 14 55
East South Central 19,951 24,991 -20% 18,995 23,734 872 1,167 0 0 84 90
Alabama 4,668 5,925 -21% 4,650 5,902 0 0 0 0 18 23
Kentucky 10,275 12,219 -16% 10,275 12,219 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mississippi 1,200 1,751 -31% 327 584 872 1,167 0 0 0 0
Tennessee 3,808 5,096 -25% 3,742 5,029 0 0 0 0 66 67
West South Central 28,056 37,382 -25% 14,359 18,483 13,650 18,859 0 0 47 41
Arkansas 3,526 3,851 -8.4% 2,740 3,161 781 685 0 0 5 5
Louisiana 2,310 3,672 -37% 1,762 1,808 548 1,864 0 0 0 0
Oklahoma 3,004 5,123 -41% 2,652 4,821 309 266 0 0 NM NM
Texas 19,216 24,737 -22% 7,205 8,694 12,011 16,043 0 0 0 0
Mountain 26,456 32,369 -18% 23,048 28,738 3,301 3,515 0 0 106 116
Arizona 4,419 5,935 -26% 4,419 5,935 0 0 0 0 0 0
Colorado 4,954 5,783 -14% 4,948 5,778 NM NM 0 0 NM NM
Idaho 5 5 -13% 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 5
Montana 3,034 3,246 -6.5% NM NM 2,956 3,155 0 0 NM 2
Nevada 275 386 -29% 144 260 131 126 0 0 0 0
New Mexico 2,710 3,545 -24% 2,710 3,545 0 0 0 0 0 0
Utah 3,522 4,803 -27% 3,411 4,689 NM NM 0 0 37 38
Wyoming 7,538 8,666 -13% 7,342 8,443 135 152 0 0 62 70
Pacific Contiguous 467 428 9.1% 185 14 255 388 0 0 28 26
California 25 27 -6.9% 0 0 0 NM 0 0 25 23
Oregon 185 14 NM 185 14 0 0 0 0 0 0
Washington 258 387 -33% 0 0 255 385 0 0 3 3
Pacific Noncontiguous 416 368 13% 100 75 298 274 14 14 NM NM
Alaska 175 156 12% 100 75 61 67 14 14 0 0
Hawaii 242 212 14% 0 0 237 207 0 0 NM NM
U.S. Total 191,788 245,215 -22% 144,627 179,973 45,928 63,840 51 64 1,182 1,337

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.