Table 7.22. Receipts and Quality of Coal by Rank Delivered for Electricity Generation:
Electric Utilties by State, 2019

  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 90 1.84 7.0 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Connecticut 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Maine 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Massachusetts 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
New Hampshire 90 1.84 7.0 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Rhode Island 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Vermont 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Middle Atlantic 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
New Jersey 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
New York 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Pennsylvania 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
East North Central 30,966 2.85 8.9 40,000 0.25 4.7 0 -- --
Illinois 2,404 2.53 9.4 4,301 0.21 4.5 0 -- --
Indiana 23,872 2.82 9.0 2,313 0.22 4.5 0 -- --
Michigan 1,580 2.48 7.7 19,385 0.26 4.7 0 -- --
Ohio 2,598 3.66 9.0 8 0.21 4.5 0 -- --
Wisconsin 512 2.65 7.8 13,993 0.24 4.8 0 -- --
West North Central 607 2.92 9.9 81,426 0.27 5.0 21,882 0.76 9.8
Iowa 0 -- -- 13,745 0.25 4.8 0 -- --
Kansas 128 3.43 12.8 11,163 0.31 5.0 0 -- --
Minnesota 0 -- -- 11,460 0.34 6.0 0 -- --
Missouri 479 2.79 9.1 30,610 0.24 4.8 0 -- --
Nebraska 0 -- -- 12,669 0.26 5.0 0 -- --
North Dakota 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 21,882 0.76 9.8
South Dakota 0 -- -- 1,778 0.34 5.5 0 -- --
South Atlantic 58,898 2.36 9.7 9,047 0.32 4.7 0 -- --
Delaware 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
District of Columbia 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Florida 9,166 2.43 8.3 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Georgia 6,170 2.55 8.1 9,047 0.32 4.7 0 -- --
Maryland 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
North Carolina 12,535 1.76 9.8 0 -- -- 0 -- --
South Carolina 7,099 1.87 9.2 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Virginia 2,071 1.09 18.1 0 -- -- 0 -- --
West Virginia 21,857 2.87 10.1 0 -- -- 0 -- --
East South Central 32,456 2.60 9.2 19,965 0.29 5.3 0 -- --
Alabama 4,270 0.99 10.7 10,838 0.31 5.3 0 -- --
Kentucky 22,900 2.93 9.2 7,087 0.25 5.2 0 -- --
Mississippi 379 0.43 8.0 1,184 0.32 5.2 0 -- --
Tennessee 4,908 2.52 8.5 856 0.27 5.2 0 -- --
West South Central 384 2.71 12.0 39,102 0.25 4.9 6,775 1.59 20.4
Arkansas 0 -- -- 11,854 0.23 4.8 0 -- --
Louisiana 334 2.92 9.3 2,921 0.26 5.0 1,200 0.60 15.8
Oklahoma 50 0.95 34.4 4,615 0.22 4.6 0 -- --
Texas 0 -- -- 19,711 0.27 5.1 5,575 1.84 21.6
Mountain 19,875 0.59 12.9 50,262 0.49 8.7 256 0.53 9.0
Arizona 4,025 0.51 10.3 9,371 0.66 10.3 0 -- --
Colorado 1,236 0.46 11.1 12,699 0.32 5.6 0 -- --
Idaho 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Montana 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 256 0.53 9.0
Nevada 646 0.41 11.0 447 0.45 9.0 0 -- --
New Mexico 3,128 0.87 23.8 5,367 0.84 20.4 0 -- --
Utah 10,839 0.57 11.4 240 0.91 9.0 0 -- --
Wyoming 0 -- -- 22,138 0.43 6.9 0 -- --
Pacific Contiguous 0 -- -- 1,599 0.24 5.0 0 -- --
California 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Oregon 0 -- -- 1,599 0.24 5.0 0 -- --
Washington 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Pacific Noncontiguous 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 209 0.15 9.2
Alaska 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 209 0.15 9.2
Hawaii 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
U.S. Total 143,275 2.29 9.8 241,401 0.31 5.7 29,122 0.93 12.1

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."