Table 7.21. Receipts and Quality of Coal by Rank Delivered for Electricity Generation:
Total (All Sectors) by State, 2016

  Bituminous Subbituminous Lignite
Census Division
and State
Receipts (Thousand Tons) Average Sulfur Percent by Weight Average Ash Percent by Weight Receipts (Thousand Tons) Average Sulfur Percent by Weight Average Ash Percent by Weight Receipts (Thousand Tons) Average Sulfur Percent by Weight Average Ash Percent by Weight
New England 1,088 1.01 8.3 85 0.09 2.0 0 -- --
Connecticut 0 -- -- 85 0.09 2.0 0 -- --
Maine 87 0.84 8.1 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Massachusetts 824 0.61 8.5 0 -- -- 0 -- --
New Hampshire 177 2.64 7.9 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Rhode Island 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Vermont 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Middle Atlantic 17,702 3.07 9.6 0 -- -- 0 -- --
New Jersey 649 1.57 7.3 0 -- -- 0 -- --
New York 637 2.29 8.0 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Pennsylvania 16,416 3.16 9.8 0 -- -- 0 -- --
East North Central 68,238 3.06 10.0 69,152 0.24 4.8 0 -- --
Illinois 9,419 3.71 20.1 29,617 0.22 4.6 0 -- --
Indiana 26,831 2.84 8.5 1,906 0.24 4.6 0 -- --
Michigan 2,136 2.34 7.6 19,672 0.28 4.8 0 -- --
Ohio 28,713 3.18 9.0 168 0.27 4.9 0 -- --
Wisconsin 1,139 2.44 7.8 17,790 0.25 5.1 0 -- --
West North Central 1,001 3.23 9.3 94,382 0.27 5.1 21,819 0.83 9.8
Iowa 386 3.40 7.6 17,655 0.24 4.9 0 -- --
Kansas 201 3.09 12.9 14,224 0.30 4.9 0 -- --
Minnesota 0 -- -- 12,471 0.37 6.2 0 -- --
Missouri 414 3.13 9.2 34,479 0.22 4.7 0 -- --
Nebraska 0 -- -- 13,652 0.28 5.3 0 -- --
North Dakota 0 -- -- 567 0.35 4.7 21,819 0.83 9.8
South Dakota 0 -- -- 1,333 0.35 5.2 0 -- --
South Atlantic 85,304 2.29 10.3 9,459 0.33 4.8 0 -- --
Delaware 243 2.49 7.6 0 -- -- 0 -- --
District of Columbia 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Florida 15,033 2.23 8.4 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Georgia 7,997 2.45 8.0 9,400 0.33 4.8 0 -- --
Maryland 5,523 2.42 9.4 59 0.20 4.6 0 -- --
North Carolina 12,236 1.67 9.7 0 -- -- 0 -- --
South Carolina 7,971 1.66 8.9 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Virginia 7,861 1.06 15.0 0 -- -- 0 -- --
West Virginia 28,439 3.00 11.5 0 -- -- 0 -- --
East South Central 42,237 2.60 9.0 22,316 0.25 5.1 3,053 0.44 13.7
Alabama 6,251 1.27 9.7 10,009 0.24 5.2 0 -- --
Kentucky 28,826 3.00 9.1 8,450 0.28 5.1 0 -- --
Mississippi 712 1.44 7.4 677 0.25 5.1 3,053 0.44 13.7
Tennessee 6,448 2.21 7.9 3,179 0.23 4.7 0 -- --
West South Central 855 1.93 19.4 70,703 0.28 5.2 39,174 0.99 16.5
Arkansas 62 0.67 8.7 12,735 0.26 5.2 0 -- --
Louisiana 268 3.25 9.5 3,957 0.28 5.2 2,688 0.51 15.1
Oklahoma 525 1.36 26.4 10,547 0.25 4.9 0 -- --
Texas 0 -- -- 43,464 0.29 5.3 36,486 1.03 16.6
Mountain 27,659 0.61 14.0 62,500 0.51 8.8 256 0.53 9.2
Arizona 6,105 0.59 10.6 9,132 0.63 10.4 0 -- --
Colorado 2,420 0.50 10.9 13,469 0.32 5.6 0 -- --
Idaho 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Montana 0 -- -- 8,776 0.69 9.9 256 0.53 9.2
Nevada 425 0.47 8.4 531 0.28 5.2 0 -- --
New Mexico 6,191 0.77 23.4 4,718 0.79 21.5 0 -- --
Utah 12,518 0.59 12.4 716 1.03 9.6 0 -- --
Wyoming 0 -- -- 25,158 0.45 7.2 0 -- --
Pacific Contiguous 634 0.52 10.6 4,221 0.38 8.2 0 -- --
California 634 0.52 10.6 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Oregon 0 -- -- 994 0.23 4.3 0 -- --
Washington 0 -- -- 3,227 0.43 9.4 0 -- --
Pacific Noncontiguous 423 0.57 9.2 423 0.19 4.0 124 0.15 8.7
Alaska 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 124 0.15 8.7
Hawaii 423 0.57 9.2 423 0.19 4.0 0 -- --
U.S. Total 245,141 2.43 10.3 333,241 0.31 5.8 64,426 0.91 14.0

NM = Not meaningful due to large relative standard error or excessive percentage change.
W = Withheld to avoid disclosure of individual company data.

Notes:
Bituminous coal includes anthracite coal and coal-derived synthesis gas.
See Glossary for definitions. Values are final. See Technical Notes for a discussion of the sample design for the Form EIA-923.

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Form EIA-923, "Power Plant Operations Report."