COAL SHIPMENTS IN NEBRASKA
Thousand Short Tons
Nebraska - 1960 to 2010    
    Electric Residential/ Other
Year Total Utilities Commercial Industrial
1960 675 256 145 275
1961 604 209 98 297
1962 806 388 99 320
1963 876 465 74 337
1964 867 501 56 305
1965 762 486 45 231
1966 703 417 30 256
1967 698 501 23 174
1968 666 534 26 107
1969 1,066 901 47 119
1970 1,193 1,006 28 160
1971 1,095 947 21 128
1972 1,401 1,228 28 145
1973 1,611 1,367 21 223
1974 1,786 1,465 10 311
1975 1,733 1,468 6 259
1976 2,274 1,744 6 524
1977 2,725 2,177 7 541
1978 3,461 2,901 6 555
1979 4,929 4,374 16 540
1980 5,029 4,719 19 291
1981 5,349 5,028 16 305
1982 6,393 6,096 27 270
1983 5,505 5,292 56 157
1984 6,638 6,325 90 222
1985 6,745 6,537 12 196
1986 5,994 5,769 4 221
1987 6,623 6,395 4 224
1988 8,057 7,744 45 268
1989 7,587 7,303 5 279
1990 8,266 8,027 3 235
1991 8,737 8,524 11 202
1992 1 8,096 7,759 NA NA
1993 9,011 8,699 NA NA
1994 9,055 8,894 NA NA
1995 10,377 10,063 NA NA
1996 10,726 10,275 W W
1997 9,382 9,036 118 228
1998 11,855 11,548 0 307
1999 12,257 12,069 0 188
2000 11,189 10,859 0 330
2001 13,648 13,269 6 373
2002 12,979 12,651 7 321
2003 13,115 12,725 5 385
2004 13,024 12,650 3 371
2005 13,283 12,886 4 393
2006 12,699 12,267 5 427
2007 13,306 12,881 5 420
2008 13,775 13,360 - 415
2009 14,582 14,191 - 392
2010 15,593 14,827 - 766
1 Starting in 1992, total is coal "destined" for Nebraska and electric utilities is "receipts" of coal by state electric utilities.
NA -- not available.
W -- withheld to avoid disclosure about specific firms.
Sources:  Energy Information Administration, Coal Distribution Report 2002,
Form EIA-6, 2004; Coal Industry Annual 2009, 2010;Cost and Quality
of Fuels for Electric Utility Plants 1999, annual; and Form EIA-7A, 2001;
Domestic Coal Distribution, 2011
Last Updated: 14-Dec-11
by Nebraska Databook
email: michael.lundeen@nebraska.gov