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Dolet Hills Lignite Company

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  • Summary
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    Citations, Orders, and Safeguards
    Citations, Orders, and Safeguards
    Please Note: Dolet Hills Lignite Company LLC has been the current operator since 5/15/2001

    Year 103(k) 104(a) 104(d)(1) Proposed
    Penalties ($)
    Current Penalties ($) Amount Paid
    To Date ($)
    1995 0 9 0 1,018.00 1,018.00 1,018.00
    1996 0 9 0 3,850.00 3,850.00 3,850.00
    1997 0 7 0 350.00 350.00 350.00
    1998 0 10 0 535.00 535.00 535.00
    1999 0 6 0 330.00 330.00 330.00
    2000 0 29 0 2,073.00 2,073.00 2,073.00
    2001 0 14 0 1,157.00 1,157.00 1,157.00
    2002 0 15 0 14,715.00 14,715.00 14,715.00
    2003 0 18 0 3,560.00 3,560.00 3,560.00
    2004 0 21 1 17,241.00 17,241.00 17,241.00
    2005 0 19 0 2,696.00 2,696.00 2,696.00
    2006 0 8 0 480.00 480.00 480.00
    2007 0 11 0 3,733.00 3,733.00 3,733.00
    2008 0 40 0 11,627.00 10,819.00 10,819.00
    2009 1 12 4 240,859.00 240,859.00 1,457.00
    2010 0 6 0 732.00 732.00 732.00
    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: Dolet Hills Lignite Company LLC has been the current operator since 5/15/2001

    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 0 0 4 214,961 2,578,398 0.00 0.00 0.0232 2.71
    1996 0 4 0 5 227,136 2,435,562 0.00 3.52 0.0082 2.33
    1997 0 0 0 0 244,094 2,533,673 0.00 0.00 0.0111 2.37
    1998 0 0 0 2 269,206 2,242,237 0.00 0.00 0.0057 2.25
    1999 0 0 0 4 267,934 2,235,939 0.00 0.00 0.0309 2.07
    2000 0 4 0 0 283,379 2,925,487 0.00 2.82 0.0233 2.24
    2001 0 3 0 0 324,669 2,802,756 0.00 1.85 0.0090 2.13
    2002 0 4 0 0 362,363 3,193,308 0.00 2.21 0.0180 2.29
    2003 0 0 0 1 390,928 3,464,491 0.00 0.00 0.0290 1.94
    2004 0 2 0 2 426,290 3,265,020 0.00 0.94 0.0121 1.76
    2005 0 3 0 1 445,468 3,562,504 0.00 1.35 0.0028 1.49
    2006 0 1 0 1 435,734 3,330,878 0.00 0.46 0.0189 1.35
    2007 0 3 0 2 429,000 2,622,578 0.00 1.40 0.0194 1.38
    2008 0 2 0 1 444,714 3,284,659 0.00 0.90 0.0102 1.25
    2009 1 1 0 1 445,251 2,975,600 0.45 0.45 0.0107 1.23
    2010 0 0 0 0 134,209 940,000 - - - -
    *   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
    Dolet HillsCleco CorpCLECO Power LLCDe Soto County, LA2975600
  • Production