Table 7.23. Receipts and Quality of Coal by Rank Delivered for Electricity Generation:
Independent Power Producers by State, 2017

  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 153 0.89 8.5 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Connecticut 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Maine 66 1.11 6.9 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Massachusetts 87 0.69 10.0 0 -- -- 0 -- --
New Hampshire 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Rhode Island 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Vermont 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Middle Atlantic 16,626 3.00 8.9 0 -- -- 0 -- --
New Jersey 656 1.74 7.4 0 -- -- 0 -- --
New York 109 2.58 8.7 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Pennsylvania 15,860 3.06 9.0 0 -- -- 0 -- --
East North Central 27,093 3.43 12.1 24,188 0.21 4.6 0 -- --
Illinois 6,234 3.86 27.2 23,976 0.21 4.6 0 -- --
Indiana 1,496 3.63 9.3 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Michigan 272 1.19 6.4 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Ohio 19,091 3.35 9.0 212 0.30 5.0 0 -- --
Wisconsin 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
West North Central 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Iowa 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Kansas 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Minnesota 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Missouri 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Nebraska 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
North Dakota 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
South Dakota 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
South Atlantic 9,494 2.85 11.3 98 0.25 5.3 0 -- --
Delaware 200 2.41 7.7 0 -- -- 0 -- --
District of Columbia 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Florida 26 0.66 8.0 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Georgia 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Maryland 3,555 2.33 10.0 98 0.25 5.3 0 -- --
North Carolina 90 0.67 6.8 0 -- -- 0 -- --
South Carolina 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Virginia 631 0.85 8.9 0 -- -- 0 -- --
West Virginia 4,993 3.58 12.8 0 -- -- 0 -- --
East South Central 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 2,417 0.44 13.3
Alabama 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Kentucky 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Mississippi 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 2,417 0.44 13.3
Tennessee 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
West South Central 482 1.49 24.0 38,853 0.30 5.1 24,993 0.97 16.5
Arkansas 0 -- -- 1,776 0.25 4.7 0 -- --
Louisiana 0 -- -- 3,003 0.28 4.9 0 -- --
Oklahoma 482 1.49 24.0 561 0.28 4.9 0 -- --
Texas 0 -- -- 33,513 0.31 5.2 24,993 0.97 16.5
Mountain 0 -- -- 9,641 0.64 9.3 0 -- --
Arizona 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Colorado 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Idaho 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Montana 0 -- -- 8,544 0.68 9.8 0 -- --
Nevada 0 -- -- 561 0.30 4.9 0 -- --
New Mexico 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Utah 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Wyoming 0 -- -- 535 0.46 6.6 0 -- --
Pacific Contiguous 0 -- -- 3,259 0.46 8.8 0 -- --
California 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Oregon 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Washington 0 -- -- 3,259 0.46 8.8 0 -- --
Pacific Noncontiguous 60 0.25 10.6 668 0.19 4.5 0 -- --
Alaska 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Hawaii 60 0.25 10.6 668 0.19 4.5 0 -- --
U.S. Total 53,907 3.16 11.0 76,706 0.32 5.6 27,410 0.93 16.3

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."