Coal mining in the United States is a major industry, coal being mined in 25
states, 40% on public lands. Mined tonnage reached an all-time high of 1.06 Gt (
Apr 4, 2016 ... The five largest coal-producing states with production in million short tons and
share of total U.S. coal production in 2014 were: Wyoming: 395.7 ...
Dec 15, 2005 ... Coal Areas of the United States and Table of Production By State ... of the
country's coal reserves are concentrated in 10 states, coal in mined in ...
Feb 2, 2014 ... Wyoming won't lose its spot as the US' coal capital any time soon: The sparsely
populated state continues to host almost every major coal mine ...
Sep 28, 2015 ... All the coal burned in the state is shipped by barge and rail from other major
mining states, primarily Illinois, West Virginia, and Kentucky.
Oct 12, 2015 ... While the United States is closing coal mines, India is opening a coal ... U.S. coal
production, and becoming the second largest coal producer in ...
Sep 14, 2015 ... This shift is true of some of the largest coal-burning states as well. ... states in the
country, are first and third, respectively, in coal mining.
The following table lists the 52 coal mines in the United States that produced at
least 4,000,000 short tons of coal in 2007.
Mar 4, 2014 ... The United States, the world's second biggest coal producing country, produced
922Mt of coal in 2012 accounting for more than 13% of the ...
Aug 3, 2013 ... Wyoming's economy depends far more heavily on coal production, which ... The
state's major production regions have been along the Texas ...