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EN3 - Direct energy consumption by primary energy source


In 2011, AEP consumed approximately 63 million tons of coal to produce electricity as well as 167 BCF of natural gas.

 

2008 2009 2010 2011

Total coal delivered to AEP System plants (thousands of tons)

77,054

75,909

64,614

62,956

Total coal delivered to AEP System plants (in 100 millions of joules) 3,223,939,360 3,176,032,560 2,703,449,760 2,634,079,040

Average price per ton of purchased coal

$47.14

$49.54

$44.82

$46.76

For more information see AEP's 2011 10K

2012