States Shipping Coal to Nebraska in 2009
Preliminary numbers for 2009 show that 99 percent of the coal transported to Nebraska for electricity generation and industrial plants came from Wyoming. The majority of the coal supply for the state was imported domestically by railroad. A small amount (304 thousand short tons) was brought to Nebraska by truck from Wyoming. All of the coal was subbituminous.
Coal Shipped into Nebraska by State of Origin, 1989 - 2009
Sources: Domestic Distribution of U.S. Coal by Destination State, Consumer, Destination and Method of Transportation. Energy Information Administration; U.S. Department of Energy; Washington, DC. Nebraska Energy Office, Lincoln, NE.
Notes: A 'P' indicates preliminary numbers. An asterisk (*) indicates that the quantity is less than 500 short tons or the percent is less than 0.05. The total may not equal the sum of the components because of independent rounding.
The table and map were updated on February 23, 2011.