Domestic Distribution of Virginia Coal by Consumer, Destination and Method of Transportation, 2005 (Thousand Short Tons)


State of Destination by Method of Transportation Electricity Generation Coke Plants Industrial Plants (Except Coke) Residential and Commercial Total
Alabama - 22 - - 22
Railroad - 22 - - 22
Florida 48 - 119 - 168
Railroad 48 - 119 - 168
Georgia 3,922 - 411 19 4,352
Railroad 3,922 - 411 19 4,352
Indiana 40 761 340 - 1,141
Railroad 40 761 340 - 1,141
Kentucky 8 - 3 3 13
Railroad 8 - - - 8
Truck - - 3 3 5
Maryland 75 - - * 75
Railroad 75 - - - 75
Truck - - - * *
Massachusetts 26 - 6 14 45
Railroad 26 - 6 14 45
Michigan 70 - 131 - 200
Great Lakes 70 - 83 - 152
Railroad - - 48 - 48
Minnesota 150 - - - 150
Railroad 150 - - - 150
Mississippi 132 - - - 132
Railroad 132 - - - 132
New Hampshire 131 - - - 131
Railroad 131 - - - 131
New Jersey 549 - - - 549
Railroad 401 - - - 401
Truck 149 - - - 149
New York 48 32 - - 79
Railroad 48 32 - - 79
North Carolina 1,191 - 282 112 1,585
Railroad 1,088 - 205 112 1,405
Truck 103 - 77 1 180
Ohio 130 335 50 - 515
Railroad 118 335 - - 452
River 12 - 45 - 58
Truck - - 5 - 5
Oklahoma - - 20 - 20
River - - 20 - 20
Pennsylvania 453 693 3 - 1,148
Railroad 453 17 - - 470
River - 676 - - 676
Truck - - 3 - 3
South Carolina 136 - 21 - 157
Railroad 136 - 18 - 154
Truck - - 4 - 4
Tennessee 1,206 - 1,771 * 2,977
Railroad 1,206 - 1,656 - 2,862
Truck - - 115 * 115
Texas - - - 12 12
Railroad - - - 12 12
Virginia 5,204 1,040 474 45 6,764
Railroad 3,803 - 412 26 4,241
River 41 - - - 41
Tramway, Conveyor, and Slurry Pipeline - - 6 - 6
Truck 1,360 1,040 56 19 2,476
West Virginia 18 - * - 19
Railroad 18 - - - 18
Truck - - * - *
Wisconsin 143 - - - 143
Great Lakes 143 - - - 143
Unknown State - - - - 891[1]
Unknown - - - - 891[1]
State Total 13,679 2,883 3,631 205 21,288[1]
Great Lakes 213 - 83 - 295
Railroad 11,802 1,166 3,214 182 16,365
River 53 676 66 - 795
Tramway, Conveyor, and Slurry Pipeline - - 6 - 6
Truck 1,611 1,040 262 23 2,936
Unknown - - - - 891[1]


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Note:
  • 2003 Data
  • 2004 Data
  • [1] Includes distribution to Unknown consumers.
  • "*" Quantity is less than 500 short tons or percent is less than .05.
  • "-" Quality is equivalent to 0 short tons.
  • Total may not equal sum of components because of independent rounding.
  • The category "Industrial Plants" includes coal distributed to synthetic fuel plants that transform coal into synthetic coal and then redistribute to a final end-use sector.
  • The distribution of synthetic coal is not collected on the EIA-6A, "Coal Distribution Report," and not included in this table.


  • Source:
  • Distribution of U.S. Coal by Origin State, EIA.