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What is the average price of coal?
In 2019, the national average sales price of bituminous, subbituminous, and lignite coal at coal mines was $30.93 per short ton, and the average delivered coal price to the electric power sector was $38.53 per short ton.
How much does it cost to transport coal to power plants?
In 2018, the national average sales price of coal at coal mines was $35.99 per short ton, and the average delivered coal price to the electric power sector was $39.08 per short ton, resulting in an average transportation cost of $3.09 per short ton, or about 8% of the delivered price. Most coal is purchased for power plants
How many kWh does a gallon of coal produce?
The average number of kWh generated per amount of coal, natural gas, and petroleum liquid fuels consumed by the U.S. electric power sector for electricity generation in 2020 were 1 Coal鈥?.88 kWh/pound Petroleum liquids鈥?2.76 kWh/gallon Natural gas鈥?.13 kWh/cubic foot
What is the average kWh cost in the UK?
According to the latest Department for Business, Energy Industrial Strategy data, UK electricity prices per kwh were 17.4 p/kWh in March 2021鈥攂ut the average kwh cost UK ranged from 16.8 p/kWh in Yorkshire to 18.6 p/kWh in Merseyside North Wales.