Electric Power Monthly

Data for December 2016  |  Release Date: February 24, 2017  |  Next Release: March 24, 2017 
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Table 2.8.A. Consumption of Coal for Electricity Generation by State, by Sector,
December 2016 and December 2015 (Thousand Tons)

  Electric Power Sector  
Census Division
and State
All Sectors Electric Utilities Independent Power Producers Commercial Sector Industrial Sector
  December 2016 December 2015 Percentage Change December 2016 December 2015 December 2016 December 2015 December 2016 December 2015 December 2016 December 2015
New England 276 85 223% 70 8 205 77 0 0 NM 1
Connecticut 55 0 -- 0 0 55 0 0 0 0 0
Maine 2 1 41% 0 0 2 1 0 0 0.39 0.39
Massachusetts 149 76 95% 0 0 148 76 0 0 NM 0.17
New Hampshire 70 8 826% 70 8 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 2,692 2,058 31% 0 0 2,676 2,035 0 0 15 23
New Jersey 49 43 16% 0 0 49 43 0 0 0 0
New York 32 48 -34% 0 0 27 43 0 0 6 5
Pennsylvania 2,610 1,967 33% 0 0 2,600 1,949 0 0 10 18
East North Central 13,473 10,692 26% 8,045 6,923 5,359 3,693 2 2 67 75
Illinois 3,487 2,645 32% 180 151 3,257 2,442 2 1 49 51
Indiana 3,547 2,447 45% 3,400 2,202 146 244 1 1 NM 0.01
Michigan 2,014 2,246 -10% 1,985 2,221 23 19 0 0 6 7
Ohio 2,813 1,657 70% 879 664 1,933 988 0 0 NM 5
Wisconsin 1,613 1,696 -4.9% 1,602 1,684 0 0 0 0 11 12
West North Central 10,697 9,392 14% 10,585 9,278 NM 1 7 6 105 107
Iowa 1,437 1,139 26% 1,380 1,076 0 0 3 4 53 60
Kansas 1,424 990 44% 1,424 990 0 0 0 0 0 0
Minnesota 1,372 1,222 12% 1,349 1,217 0 0 NM 1 22 4
Missouri 3,053 2,737 12% 3,048 2,734 NM 1 3 2 NM 0
Nebraska 1,284 1,216 5.6% 1,261 1,183 0 0 0 0 23 33
North Dakota 1,977 1,957 1.0% 1,972 1,947 0 0 0 0 NM 9
South Dakota 151 132 15% 151 132 0 0 0 0 0 0
South Atlantic 9,067 6,098 49% 7,996 5,434 1,050 634 2 2 18 28
Delaware 7 2 229% 0 0 7 2 0 0 0 0
District of Columbia 0 0 -- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Florida 1,513 1,204 26% 1,511 1,187 0 14 0 0 3 3
Georgia 1,537 900 71% 1,532 897 0 0 0 0 4 3
Maryland 461 226 104% 0 0 459 224 0 0 2 2
North Carolina 1,199 571 110% 1,192 562 NM 5 1 1 2 3
South Carolina 766 467 64% 765 463 0 0 0 0 1 5
Virginia 731 533 37% 701 516 24 11 NM 1 6 6
West Virginia 2,853 2,195 30% 2,296 1,809 557 378 0 0 0 7
East South Central 6,200 4,627 34% 5,941 4,470 246 138 0 0 14 19
Alabama 1,470 1,324 11% 1,469 1,322 0 0 0 0 1 2
Kentucky 2,904 2,455 18% 2,904 2,455 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mississippi 359 158 127% 114 21 246 138 0 0 0 0
Tennessee 1,467 689 113% 1,454 672 0 0 0 0 12 17
West South Central 12,751 7,855 62% 6,423 3,935 6,319 3,905 0 0 8 16
Arkansas 1,732 649 167% 1,480 503 251 145 0 0 1 2
Louisiana 900 675 33% 609 536 291 139 0 0 0 0
Oklahoma 1,389 861 61% 1,283 755 100 93 0 0 7 14
Texas 8,729 5,669 54% 3,051 2,141 5,678 3,528 0 0 0 0
Mountain 8,929 8,573 4.1% 7,966 7,563 949 995 0 0 13 14
Arizona 1,656 1,494 11% 1,656 1,494 0 0 0 0 0 0
Colorado 1,652 1,578 4.7% 1,651 1,576 NM 2 0 0 NM 0.47
Idaho NM 2 NM 0 0 0 0 0 0 NM 2
Montana 840 883 -4.9% NM 26 820 857 0 0 NM 0.47
Nevada 49 103 -53% 0 51 49 52 0 0 0 0
New Mexico 1,106 1,037 6.6% 1,106 1,037 0 0 0 0 0 0
Utah 1,226 1,283 -4.4% 1,187 1,243 NM 40 0 0 0 0
Wyoming 2,400 2,193 9.4% 2,348 2,137 NM 44 0 0 12 12
Pacific Contiguous 700 719 -2.7% 219 225 473 486 0 0 7 8
California 6 7 -5.7% 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 7
Oregon 219 225 -2.6% 219 225 0 0 0 0 0 0
Washington 474 487 -2.7% 0 0 473 486 0 0 1 1
Pacific Noncontiguous 100 125 -20% 18 43 77 77 4 4 NM 1
Alaska 35 68 -49% 18 43 NM 21 4 4 0 0
Hawaii 65 57 14% 0 0 65 56 0 0 NM 1
U.S. Total 64,883 50,224 29% 47,265 37,878 17,356 12,041 15 14 249 292

Notes: See Glossary for definitions. Values for 2016 are preliminary. Values for 2015 are final. 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.