Decreased Coal Prices Do Not Equal Increased Consumption

The Energy Information Administration (EIA) has released an analysis related to the use of coal for the electric utility industry in 2014.  The annual average price of coal declined in 2014 and the EIA expects the price to remain relatively static over the next two years.  However, the EIA is also expecting a 1.5 percent drop in power sector coal consumption in 2015.  To read more about this story, please click here.

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