U.S. price estimates - coal energy 2012-2019

This statistic shows the estimated power generation fuel costs regarding coal in the United States from 2012 to 2017, with projections until 2019. In 2017, this figure came to around 2.08 U.S. dollars per million British thermal units of energy.

Estimated U.S. coal powered generation fuel costs from 2012 to 2019

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Release date

September 2018


United States

Survey time period

2012 to 2017

Supplementary notes

Figures prior to 2017 are taken from previous annual reports.
* Projections.
Prices are not adjusted for inflation.

According to the source, price estimates are consumption-weighted average prices for all sectors, including the electric power sector.

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