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OLS Field Name OLS Field Data
Main Title United States Coal Resources and Production.
CORP Author Bureau of Mines, Washington, D.C.
Year Published 1971
Report Number 0713;
Stock Number PB-202 166
Additional Subjects ( Coal deposits ; Production capacity) ; ( United States ; Coal deposits) ; Bituminous coal ; Subbituminous coal ; Lignite ; Anthracite ; Ash content ; Sulfur ; Coal mining ;
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB-202 166 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. 06/23/1988
Collation 51p
Data are compiled in this report on the total remaining coal resource of the United States, the production of coal in 1970 by mining method, sulfur content, ash content, and BTU value. Production of all coal has been projected to 1976. Projections have also been made in three sulfur categories: less than 1.0 percent, 1.0 to 2.0 percent, and 2.1 percent or more sulfur. The total remaining coal resource of the United States, as of December 31, 1970, is estimated at 1,576 billion tons, consisting of 693 billion tons of bituminous coal, 420 billion tons of subbituminous coal, 447 billion tons of lignite, and 16 billion tons of anthracite. (Author)