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Data for March 2024 Release Date: May 23, 2024 Next Release Date: June 26, 2024 Full report PDF
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Table 4.10.B. Average Cost of Coal Delivered for Electricity Generation by State, (Year-to-Date) March 2024 and 2023
(Dollars per MMBtu)

Census Division
and State
Electric Power Sector Electric Utilities Independent Power Producers
  March 2024 YTD March 2023 YTD Percentage Change March 2024 YTD March 2023 YTD March 2024 YTD March 2023 YTD
New England W W W -- -- W W
Connecticut -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Maine W W W -- -- W W
Massachusetts -- -- -- -- -- -- --
New Hampshire -- W W -- -- -- W
Rhode Island -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Vermont -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Middle Atlantic 2.16 2.95 -27% -- -- 2.16 2.95
New Jersey -- -- -- -- -- -- --
New York -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Pennsylvania 2.16 2.95 -27% -- -- 2.16 2.95
East North Central 2.50 2.53 -1.2% 2.73 2.73 2.11 2.20
Illinois W W W 2.30 2.05 W W
Indiana W W W 2.97 2.96 W W
Michigan 2.86 W W 2.86 2.56 -- W
Ohio W 2.47 W 2.62 2.89 W 2.39
Wisconsin 2.30 2.69 -14% 2.30 2.69 -- --
West North Central 1.78 1.87 -4.8% 1.78 1.87 -- --
Iowa 1.93 1.84 4.9% 1.93 1.84 -- --
Kansas 1.60 1.68 -4.8% 1.60 1.68 -- --
Minnesota 2.27 2.46 -7.7% 2.27 2.46 -- --
Missouri 1.83 2.00 -8.5% 1.83 2.00 -- --
Nebraska 1.27 1.35 -5.9% 1.27 1.35 -- --
North Dakota 1.73 1.77 -2.3% 1.73 1.77 -- --
South Dakota 2.35 2.28 3.1% 2.35 2.28 -- --
South Atlantic 3.46 3.50 -1.1% 3.55 3.65 2.28 2.62
Delaware -- W W -- -- -- W
District of Columbia -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Florida 3.41 3.53 -3.4% 3.41 3.53 -- --
Georgia 4.10 4.50 -8.9% 4.10 4.50 -- --
Maryland W 4.22 W -- -- W 4.22
North Carolina 4.51 4.45 1.3% 4.51 4.45 -- --
South Carolina 3.31 W W 3.31 3.72 -- W
Virginia 4.83 5.17 -6.6% 4.83 5.17 -- --
West Virginia W W W 2.95 2.98 W W
East South Central W W W 2.62 2.89 W W
Alabama 2.90 3.14 -7.6% 2.90 3.14 -- --
Kentucky 2.42 2.62 -7.6% 2.42 2.62 -- --
Mississippi W W W 3.72 5.32 W W
Tennessee 3.25 3.85 -16% 3.25 3.85 -- --
West South Central 2.09 2.27 -7.9% 2.07 2.39 2.11 2.14
Arkansas W W W 2.09 2.34 W W
Louisiana W W W 2.29 3.20 W W
Oklahoma 2.17 2.43 -11% 2.17 2.43 -- --
Texas W W W 2.00 2.25 W W
Mountain W W W 2.76 2.42 W W
Arizona 3.12 3.07 1.6% 3.12 3.07 -- --
Colorado 2.16 1.85 17% 2.16 1.85 -- --
Idaho -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Montana W W W -- -- W W
Nevada W W W 4.62 3.34 W W
New Mexico 3.76 3.82 -1.6% 3.76 3.82 -- --
Utah 3.70 2.44 52% 3.70 2.44 -- --
Wyoming W W W 1.82 1.89 W W
Pacific Contiguous W W W -- -- W W
California -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Oregon -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Washington W W W -- -- W W
Pacific Noncontiguous 4.64 4.72 -1.7% 4.64 4.72 -- --
Alaska 4.64 4.72 -1.7% 4.64 4.72 -- --
Hawaii -- -- -- -- -- -- --
U.S. Total 2.48 2.55 -2.7% 2.57 2.62 2.14 2.31

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

Notes:
See Glossary for definitions. Values are preliminary.
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.
Coal includes anthracite, bituminous, subbituminous, lignite, waste coal, and coal-derived synthesis gas.

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