Table 5.9. Consumption of Coal for Electricity Generation by State by Sector,
2019 and 2018 (Thousand Tons)

  Electric Power Sector  
Census Division
and State
All Sectors Electric Utilities Independent Power Producers Commercial Sector Industrial Sector
  Year 2019 Year 2018 Percentage Change Year 2019 Year 2018 Year 2019 Year 2018 Year 2019 Year 2018 Year 2019 Year 2018
New England 224 531 -58% 159 294 61 233 0 0 4 4
Connecticut 48 221 -78% 0 0 48 221 0 0 0 0
Maine 17 16 3.1% 0 0 13 12 0 0 4 4
Massachusetts 0 0 -- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
New Hampshire 159 294 -46% 159 294 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 20,049 24,113 -17% 0 0 20,027 24,075 0 0 22 39
New Jersey 440 504 -13% 0 0 440 504 0 0 0 0
New York 187 276 -32% 0 0 187 272 0 0 0 4
Pennsylvania 19,422 23,334 -17% 0 0 19,400 23,299 0 0 22 35
East North Central 116,185 144,074 -19% 69,048 86,841 46,535 56,524 15 18 587 691
Illinois 29,617 36,013 -18% 1,923 2,254 27,230 33,239 4 9 460 511
Indiana 30,906 39,080 -21% 28,888 36,910 2,008 2,161 10 9 0 0
Michigan 21,257 24,235 -12% 21,056 23,991 192 212 0 0 9 33
Ohio 19,596 25,122 -22% 2,490 4,209 17,105 20,912 0 0 0.46 1
Wisconsin 14,809 19,624 -25% 14,692 19,477 0 0 0 0 117 147
West North Central 103,229 118,759 -13% 102,153 117,565 0 0 20 21 1,056 1,173
Iowa 12,710 16,187 -21% 12,190 15,673 0 0 17 19 502 495
Kansas 11,535 13,176 -12% 11,535 13,176 0 0 0 0 0 0
Minnesota 10,491 13,675 -23% 10,341 13,421 0 0 1 0.31 149 253
Missouri 32,663 36,978 -12% 32,661 36,976 0 0 2 2 0 0
Nebraska 13,517 14,834 -8.9% 13,149 14,443 0 0 0 0 367 391
North Dakota 20,682 22,457 -7.9% 20,645 22,423 0 0 0 0 37 34
South Dakota 1,631 1,453 12% 1,631 1,453 0 0 0 0 0 0
South Atlantic 69,979 85,873 -19% 62,386 75,137 7,422 10,538 10 12 161 186
Delaware 85 167 -49% 0 0 85 167 0 0 0 0
District of Columbia 0 0 -- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Florida 9,542 13,384 -29% 9,533 13,365 0 0 0 0 9 18
Georgia 13,591 16,996 -20% 13,552 16,953 0 0 0 0 39 43
Maryland 2,556 4,382 -42% 0 0 2,548 4,367 0 0 8 15
North Carolina 12,349 12,564 -1.7% 12,281 12,480 31 46 10 11 27 28
South Carolina 6,316 8,144 -22% 6,267 8,141 47 0 0 0 2 3
Virginia 1,781 4,565 -61% 1,658 4,200 45 284 1 1 76 79
West Virginia 23,760 25,671 -7.4% 19,094 19,996 4,666 5,675 0 0 0 0
East South Central 52,523 59,619 -12% 49,851 56,472 2,563 2,996 0 0 109 151
Alabama 14,250 16,249 -12% 14,245 16,235 0 0 0 0 5 14
Kentucky 24,974 28,368 -12% 24,974 28,368 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mississippi 3,833 4,506 -15% 1,271 1,510 2,563 2,996 0 0 0 0
Tennessee 9,466 10,496 -9.8% 9,362 10,359 0 0 0 0 104 137
West South Central 87,629 111,125 -21% 44,548 59,876 43,007 51,127 0 0 74 123
Arkansas 13,771 17,461 -21% 11,552 14,617 2,211 2,835 0 0 8 8
Louisiana 5,276 8,110 -35% 3,979 5,339 1,297 2,771 0 0 0 0
Oklahoma 5,271 9,656 -45% 5,206 8,348 0 1,193 0 0 66 114
Texas 63,311 75,899 -17% 23,812 31,572 39,499 44,327 0 0 0 0
Mountain 80,167 86,299 -7.1% 69,526 76,223 10,547 9,973 0 0 93 104
Arizona 12,875 16,814 -23% 12,875 16,814 0 0 0 0 0 0
Colorado 14,517 15,269 -4.9% 14,515 15,266 0 0 0 0 1 3
Idaho 4 4 1.0% 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 4
Montana 9,280 8,738 6.2% 261 233 9,014 8,500 0 0 5 5
Nevada 1,551 1,412 9.9% 945 816 606 596 0 0 0 0
New Mexico 8,148 7,262 12% 8,148 7,262 0 0 0 0 0 0
Utah 11,891 12,332 -3.6% 11,489 11,927 402 405 0 0 0 0
Wyoming 21,901 24,468 -10% 21,293 23,905 525 472 0 0 83 91
Pacific Contiguous 6,359 4,590 39% 1,499 898 4,804 3,628 0 0 55 63
California 49 57 -14% 0 0 0 0 0 0 49 57
Oregon 1,499 898 67% 1,499 898 0 0 0 0 0 0
Washington 4,811 3,635 32% 0 0 4,804 3,628 0 0 7 7
Pacific Noncontiguous 1,273 1,230 3.4% 370 312 872 882 32 36 0 0
Alaska 556 496 12% 370 312 155 148 32 36 0 0
Hawaii 717 734 -2.4% 0 0 717 734 0 0 0 0
U.S. Total 537,616 636,213 -15% 399,541 473,617 135,838 159,976 76 87 2,161 2,534

Notes: See Glossary for definitions. Values 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.