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Data for September 2021 Release Date: November 24, 2021 Next Release Date: December 23, 2021 full reportPDF
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Table 4.10.B. Average Cost of Coal Delivered for Electricity Generation by State, (Year-to-Date) September 2021 and 2020
(Dollars per MMBtu)

Census Division
and State
Electric Power Sector Electric Utilities Independent Power Producers
  September 2021 YTD September 2020 YTD Percentage Change September 2021 YTD September 2020 YTD September 2021 YTD September 2020 YTD
New England W W W -- 3.11 W W
Connecticut -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Maine W W W -- -- W W
Massachusetts -- -- -- -- -- -- --
New Hampshire -- 3.11 -- -- 3.11 -- --
Rhode Island -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Vermont -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Middle Atlantic 1.90 1.74 9.2% -- 2.99 1.90 1.73
New Jersey W W W -- -- W W
New York -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Pennsylvania W W W -- 2.99 W W
East North Central 1.90 1.90 0.0% 2.09 2.00 1.65 1.74
Illinois W W W 1.71 1.60 W W
Indiana W W W 2.22 2.08 W W
Michigan W W W 2.03 2.04 W W
Ohio 1.64 1.78 -7.9% 1.87 1.87 1.61 1.77
Wisconsin 2.06 1.98 4.0% 2.06 1.98 -- --
West North Central 1.57 1.56 0.6% 1.57 1.56 -- --
Iowa 1.55 1.51 2.6% 1.55 1.51 -- --
Kansas 1.42 1.57 -9.6% 1.42 1.57 -- --
Minnesota 2.05 1.95 5.1% 2.05 1.95 -- --
Missouri 1.63 1.56 4.5% 1.63 1.56 -- --
Nebraska 1.16 1.25 -7.2% 1.16 1.25 -- --
North Dakota 1.58 1.61 -1.9% 1.58 1.61 -- --
South Dakota 1.85 1.92 -3.6% 1.85 1.92 -- --
South Atlantic 2.37 2.40 -1.2% 2.44 2.46 1.89 1.94
Delaware W -- W -- -- W --
District of Columbia -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Florida 2.53 2.52 0.4% 2.53 2.52 -- --
Georgia 2.71 2.72 -0.4% 2.71 2.72 -- --
Maryland 2.63 W W -- -- 2.63 W
North Carolina W W W 2.54 2.58 W W
South Carolina W W W 2.84 3.17 W W
Virginia 2.36 2.49 -5.2% 2.36 2.49 -- --
West Virginia W 2.03 W 2.09 2.13 W 1.54
East South Central W W W 1.95 1.96 W W
Alabama 2.18 2.10 3.8% 2.18 2.10 -- --
Kentucky 1.84 1.87 -1.6% 1.84 1.87 -- --
Mississippi W W W 2.46 2.75 W W
Tennessee 1.86 1.95 -4.6% 1.86 1.95 -- --
West South Central 2.08 1.86 12% 2.42 2.13 1.71 1.59
Arkansas W W W 2.00 1.86 W W
Louisiana W W W 5.89 4.66 W W
Oklahoma 1.70 1.57 8.3% 1.70 1.57 -- --
Texas W W W 2.25 2.00 W W
Mountain W W W 1.94 1.94 W W
Arizona 2.26 2.15 5.1% 2.26 2.15 -- --
Colorado 1.61 1.69 -4.7% 1.61 1.69 -- --
Idaho -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Montana W W W 2.31 2.21 W W
Nevada W W W 2.27 2.39 W W
New Mexico 2.53 2.53 0.0% 2.53 2.53 -- --
Utah 1.99 2.05 -2.9% 1.99 2.05 -- --
Wyoming W W W 1.75 1.67 W W
Pacific Contiguous W W W -- 2.18 W W
California -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Oregon -- 2.18 -- -- 2.18 -- --
Washington W W W -- -- W W
Pacific Noncontiguous W W W 3.38 3.47 W W
Alaska 3.38 3.47 -2.6% 3.38 3.47 -- --
Hawaii W W W -- -- W W
U.S. Total 1.95 1.91 2.1% 2.01 1.96 1.76 1.74

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 for 2020 are final. Values for 2021 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."