Domestic Distribution of Virginia Coal by Consumer, Destination and Method of Transportation, 2004 (Thousand Short Tons)


State of Destination by Methodof Transportation Electricity Generation Coke Plants Industrial Plants (Except Coke) Residential and Commercial Total
Alabama - 158 - - 158
Railroad - 158 - - 158
Connecticut - - 1 - 1
Railroad - - 1 - 1
Florida 143 - 98 - 240
Railroad 143 - 98 - 240
Georgia 3,520 - 232 7 3,758
Railroad 3,188 - 232 7 3,426
Truck 332 - - - 332
Illinois - - 52 - 52
Railroad - - 52 - 52
Indiana 326 1,341 94 - 1,761
Railroad 326 1,341 91 - 1,758
River - - 2 - 2
Kentucky - - 468 - 468
Truck - - 468 - 468
Maine - - 6 - 6
Railroad - - 6 - 6
Maryland 122 - 10 * 133
Railroad 122 - 10 - 132
River - - * - *
Truck - - - * *
Massachusetts - - 1 - 1
Railroad - - 1 - 1
Michigan 15 23 2 - 41
Railroad 9 23 1 - 33
River 6 - 1 - 8
Mississippi 207 - - - 207
Railroad 207 - - - 207
New Hampshire 320 - - - 320
Railroad 320 - - - 320
Tidewater Piers 1 - - - 1
New Jersey 645 - - - 645
Railroad 551 - - - 551
Tidewater Piers 94 - - - 94
New York - - 59 - 59
Railroad - - 23 - 23
Tidewater Piers - - 37 - 37
North Carolina 813 - 550 112 1,474
Railroad 483 - 195 112 790
Truck 329 - 355 - 684
Ohio 491 559 21 - 1,071
Railroad 491 559 9 - 1,060
River - - 1 - 1
Truck - - 11 - 11
Oklahoma - - 32 - 32
Railroad - - 32 - 32
Pennsylvania 237 705 121 - 1,063
Railroad 237 704 108 - 1,049
River - 1 5 - 6
Truck - - 8 - 8
South Carolina 61 - 204 - 265
Railroad 61 - 197 - 258
Truck - - 7 - 7
Tennessee 1,782 - 1,547 * 3,329
Railroad 791 - 964 - 1,755
Truck 991 - 583 * 1,574
Texas 2 - - 11 13
Railroad - - - 11 11
River 2 - - - 2
Virginia 4,721 1,016 1,000 44 6,781
Railroad 2,989 - 518 27 3,534
Tramway, Conveyor, and Slurry Pipeline - 795 7 - 802
Truck 1,731 222 475 18 2,446
West Virginia 55 11 33 - 99
Railroad 50 - 33 - 82
River 5 - - - 5
Tramway, Conveyor, and Slurry Pipeline - 6 - - 6
Truck - 5 - - 5
Wisconsin 12 - - - 12
River 12 - - - 12
Unknown State - - - - [1] 2,014
Unknown - - - - [1] 2,014
Total 13,472 3,814 4,529 174 [1] 24,002
Railroad 9,967 2,786 2,569 156 15,478
River 26 1 10 - 37
Tidewater Piers 95 - 37 - 131
Tramway, Conveyor, and Slurry Pipeline - 800 7 - 808
Truck 3,384 227 1,906 18 5,535


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Note:
  • 2003 Data
  • 2005 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.