Table 7.23. Receipts and Quality of Coal by Rank Delivered for Electricity Generation:
Independent Power Producers 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 894 0.63 8.4 85 0.09 2.0 0 -- --
Connecticut 0 -- -- 85 0.09 2.0 0 -- --
Maine 70 0.85 8.0 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Massachusetts 824 0.61 8.5 0 -- -- 0 -- --
New Hampshire 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Rhode Island 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Vermont 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Middle Atlantic 17,111 3.11 9.7 0 -- -- 0 -- --
New Jersey 649 1.57 7.3 0 -- -- 0 -- --
New York 361 2.85 8.2 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Pennsylvania 16,101 3.18 9.8 0 -- -- 0 -- --
East North Central 28,585 3.30 12.0 24,143 0.21 4.6 0 -- --
Illinois 6,071 3.89 27.1 23,975 0.21 4.6 0 -- --
Indiana 1,699 3.50 9.5 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Michigan 247 1.38 6.6 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Ohio 20,568 3.19 9.2 168 0.27 4.9 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 11,441 2.86 10.7 59 0.20 4.6 0 -- --
Delaware 243 2.49 7.6 0 -- -- 0 -- --
District of Columbia 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Florida 290 0.81 9.4 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Georgia 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Maryland 5,295 2.44 9.0 59 0.20 4.6 0 -- --
North Carolina 74 0.57 7.0 0 -- -- 0 -- --
South Carolina 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Virginia 663 0.90 8.4 0 -- -- 0 -- --
West Virginia 4,877 3.81 13.3 0 -- -- 0 -- --
East South Central 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 3,053 0.44 13.7
Alabama 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Kentucky 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Mississippi 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 3,053 0.44 13.7
Tennessee 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
West South Central 525 1.36 26.4 27,446 0.31 5.4 29,544 0.95 15.9
Arkansas 0 -- -- 2,142 0.26 5.4 0 -- --
Louisiana 0 -- -- 1,799 0.31 5.1 0 -- --
Oklahoma 525 1.36 26.4 570 0.32 5.0 0 -- --
Texas 0 -- -- 22,935 0.31 5.4 29,544 0.95 15.9
Mountain 0 -- -- 9,796 0.66 9.5 0 -- --
Arizona 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Colorado 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Idaho 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Montana 0 -- -- 8,776 0.69 9.9 0 -- --
Nevada 0 -- -- 497 0.27 5.2 0 -- --
New Mexico 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Utah 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Wyoming 0 -- -- 523 0.50 6.6 0 -- --
Pacific Contiguous 0 -- -- 3,227 0.43 9.4 0 -- --
California 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Oregon 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Washington 0 -- -- 3,227 0.43 9.4 0 -- --
Pacific Noncontiguous 423 0.57 9.2 423 0.19 4.0 0 -- --
Alaska 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Hawaii 423 0.57 9.2 423 0.19 4.0 0 -- --
U.S. Total 58,981 3.08 11.0 65,178 0.33 5.9 32,597 0.91 15.7

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."