Percentage decrease in coal production during the period Jan - Aug compared to the same period in 2017.
Percentage decrease in coal consumed by power utilities in the period Jan - May compared to same period in 2017.
Percentage increase in coal exports in the period Jan - Jun compared to the same period in 2017. The U.S. is exporting more coal to every major region,especially India.
Coal jobs added in the period Jan to Aug. The compares with 800 jobs added in all of 2017.
Number of plants that have been announced by utilities for either phased shutdown or conversion to natural gas. Combined impacted capacity is 22,485 MW.
Number of coal companies that have filed for bankruptcy.