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Somerville Central 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 10/1/1999

    Year 103(k) 104(a) 104(d)(1) Proposed
    Penalties ($)
    Current Penalties ($) Amount Paid
    To Date ($)
    1995 0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.00
    1996 0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.00
    1997 0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.00
    1998 0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.00
    1999 0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.00
    2000 1 3 0 176.00 176.00 176.00
    2001 0 25 0 1,784.00 1,784.00 1,784.00
    2002 0 15 1 6,851.00 6,851.00 6,851.00
    2003 1 19 0 6,259.00 6,259.00 6,259.00
    2004 0 34 0 5,693.00 5,693.00 5,693.00
    2005 0 13 0 1,244.00 1,244.00 1,244.00
    2006 0 25 0 5,187.00 5,187.00 5,187.00
    2007 2 37 3 159,683.00 97,594.00 81,051.00
    2008 0 13 0 34,231.00 34,231.00 5,485.00
    2009 0 55 0 39,990.00 39,990.00 38,330.00
    2010 0 18 0 7,012.00 7,012.00 7,012.00
    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 10/1/1999

    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 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0.0232 2.71
    1996 0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0.0082 2.33
    1997 0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0.0111 2.37
    1998 0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0.0057 2.25
    1999 0 0 0 0 4,877 0 0.00 0.00 0.0309 2.07
    2000 0 2 0 2 188,662 1,186,921 0.00 2.12 0.0233 2.24
    2001 0 8 0 1 339,928 3,197,919 0.00 4.71 0.0090 2.13
    2002 0 7 0 0 327,453 3,105,110 0.00 4.28 0.0180 2.29
    2003 0 6 0 0 399,575 3,323,547 0.00 3.00 0.0290 1.94
    2004 0 3 0 0 461,336 3,134,241 0.00 1.30 0.0121 1.76
    2005 0 3 0 0 499,513 3,345,135 0.00 1.20 0.0028 1.49
    2006 0 0 0 0 514,085 3,558,012 0.00 0.00 0.0189 1.35
    2007 0 1 0 0 478,100 3,465,615 0.00 0.42 0.0194 1.38
    2008 0 3 0 1 483,341 3,422,388 0.00 1.24 0.0102 1.25
    2009 0 2 0 0 489,651 3,293,447 0.00 0.82 0.0107 1.23
    2010 0 0 0 0 123,191 716,588 - - - -
    *   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
    AES PetersburgAES CorpIndianapolis Power Light CoPike County, IN2189690
    R D GreenE.ON AG (Germany)Western Kentucky Energy CorpWebster County, KY205328
    D B WilsonE.ON AG (Germany)Western Kentucky Energy CorpOhio County, KY87614
    Harding StreetAES CorpIndianapolis Power Light CoMarion County, IN11295
  • Production