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Current Issues & Trends

Recent Data

Average weekly coal commodity spot prices
(dollars per short ton)
Coal commodity regions Week ending
Central Appalachia
12,500 Btu, 1.2 SO2
Northern Appalachia
13,000 Btu, < 3.0 SO2
Illinois Basin
11,800 Btu, 5.0 SO2
Powder River Basin
8,800 Btu, 0.8 SO2
Uinta Basin
11,700 Btu, 0.8 SO2
Source: With permission, Coal Markets

Analysis & Projections