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Air Quality #1 Mine

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  • Summary
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    Citations, Orders, and Safeguards
    Citations, Orders, and Safeguards
    Please Note: Peabody Midwest Mining, LLC has been the current operator since 4/12/1999

    Year 103(k) 104(a) 104(b) 104(d)(1) 104(d)(2) 107(a) 314(b) Proposed
    Penalties ($)
    Current Penalties ($) Amount Paid
    To Date ($)
    1995 0 101 0 0 0 0 0 10,101.00 10,101.00 10,101.00
    1996 0 36 0 0 0 0 0 3,247.00 3,247.00 3,247.00
    1997 0 48 0 0 0 0 0 6,014.00 6,014.00 6,014.00
    1998 0 40 1 0 0 0 0 5,941.00 5,941.00 5,941.00
    1999 0 67 0 0 0 0 0 8,114.00 8,114.00 8,114.00
    2000 0 204 2 1 0 0 0 29,943.00 29,875.00 29,875.00
    2001 0 215 1 2 2 0 0 62,086.00 49,586.00 49,586.00
    2002 0 286 2 1 0 0 0 42,317.00 35,769.00 35,769.00
    2003 0 257 1 3 0 0 3 74,091.00 58,691.00 58,691.00
    2004 1 408 0 1 0 0 0 114,179.00 103,633.00 103,633.00
    2005 0 468 2 0 0 0 0 140,476.00 128,325.00 128,325.00
    2006 3 790 5 3 0 0 2 308,518.00 285,499.00 285,499.00
    2007 3 516 2 6 3 0 1 1,648,799.00 1,243,975.00 972,578.00
    2008 11 861 1 0 29 0 3 3,560,176.00 3,298,992.00 1,051,226.00
    2009 5 1251 13 0 38 4 2 3,824,893.00 3,824,893.00 555,552.00
    2010 1 151 1 2 0 0 1 110,771.00 110,771.00 73,518.00
    Note: Vacated Citations are not included in any reports on the DRS.

    Injuries, Hours Worked, and Production Totals
    Injuries, Hours Worked, and Production Totals
    Please Note: Peabody Midwest Mining, LLC has been the current operator since 4/12/1999

    Year Fatal Operator
    Injuries
    NFDL Operator
    Injuries
    Fatal Contractor
    Injuries
    NFDL Contractor
    Injuries
    Operator Hours
    Worked*
    Coal
     Produced 
    (tons)
    Operator Fatal
    Incidence Rate**
    Operator NFDL
    Incidence Rate**
    Mine Type
    National Fatal
    Incidence Rate**
    Mine Type
    National NFDL
    Incidence Rate**
    1995 0 18 0 0 443,392 1,504,677 0.00 8.12 0.0464 10.01
    1996 0 21 0 0 432,715 1,466,234 0.00 9.71 0.0607 8.54
    1997 0 26 0 1 510,538 1,773,735 0.00 10.19 0.0434 8.34
    1998 0 13 0 0 550,733 1,765,937 0.00 4.72 0.0449 8.88
    1999 0 17 0 0 578,928 1,771,465 0.00 5.87 0.0369 8.19
    2000 0 15 0 0 525,999 1,643,743 0.00 5.70 0.0454 8.29
    2001 0 16 0 0 523,451 1,875,050 0.00 6.11 0.0756 7.13
    2002 0 21 0 3 539,674 1,831,666 0.00 7.78 0.0366 7.13
    2003 0 20 0 1 589,618 1,879,831 0.00 6.78 0.0340 6.27
    2004 1 19 0 0 613,899 1,715,288 0.33 6.19 0.0368 5.60
    2005 0 9 0 0 643,335 2,131,117 0.00 2.80 0.0336 5.11
    2006 0 12 0 2 679,803 2,195,973 0.00 3.53 0.0721 4.79
    2007 0 9 0 0 735,120 2,037,118 0.00 2.45 0.0423 4.75
    2008 0 10 0 0 734,580 1,884,872 0.00 2.72 0.0213 4.26
    2009 0 10 0 0 758,609 1,549,193 0.00 2.64 0.0117 4.04
    2010 0 2 0 0 110,934 302,099 - - - -
    *   Hours worked and accidents & injuries now include office hours or accidents (subunit 99).
    ** Current rates are based on data available as of 2009 Quarter 4. For a further explanation, please see this.
  • MSHA Data


  • 2009 Sales to Power Plants

    NameControllerOperatorLocationTons Purchased
    Frank E RattsHoosier Energy R E C IncHoosier Energy R E C IncPike County, IN234700
    LansingAlliant Energy CorpInterstate Power and Light CoAllamakee County, IA55341
    MeromHoosier Energy R E C IncHoosier Energy R E C IncSullivan County, IN21694
    GibsonDuke EnergyDuke Indiana IncGibson County, IN16830
    GhentE.ON AG (Germany)Kentucky Utilities CoCarroll County, KY7809
  • Production