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Coal mining in the United States


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 ( 1.17 ...

Which states produce the most coal? - FAQ - U.S. Energy ...


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 ...

27 Coal-Mining States - KET


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 ...

Biggest coal mines in the United States - MINING.com


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 ...

10 States That Burn The Most Coal - Huffington Post


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.

India Opening Coal Mines; Will Surpass U.S. in Coal Production - IER


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 ...

10 States Burning the Most Coal - 24/7 Wall St.


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.

Existing U.S. Coal Mines - SourceWatch


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.

Coal giants: the world's biggest coal producing countries - Mining ...


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 ...

The 10 most oil-rich states - USA Today


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 ...

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Coal Production by State and by Rank (Thousand Short Tons)


State. 2014 Total. % of Total U.S.. Historical High. Year. 1 Wyoming. 395,665. 39.6%. 467,644. 2008. 2 West Virginia. 112,187. 11.2%. 176,157. 1947.

Know Your Energy: The 5 States That Supply 73% of US Coal ...


Oct 20, 2009 ... Know Your Energy: The 5 States That Supply 73% of US Coal ... Rocky Mountain state is the US' largest coal production by a wide margin.

Major Coal Producing States in India - Important India


Mar 9, 2014 ... Jharkhand is the largest coal producing state in the country followed by Orissa, Chhattisgarh, West Bengal, Madhya Pradesh, Andhra Pradesh ...