List of Indiana Websites
Coal Mining Information
- Division of Reclamation - Toll-free number: (800) 772-6463 (In Indiana ONLY), Phone: (812) 665-2207
- Indiana Coal Council - (317) 638-6997, This group maintains a data base and annually publishes a booklet entitled, “Indiana Coal Facts.”
- Indiana Geological Survey - (812) 855-7636, This is maintained by Indiana University, Bloomington IN. It contains coal data and maps, including the Coal Mine Information System maps. These maps highlight abandoned and historical surface and underground coal mine sites that you can access on their website.
- Indiana Office of Energy & Defense - (317) 232-8945, On this site you can get information about coal uses including electricity.
- U.S. Department of Energy - (800) dial-DOE, This Department has lots of information regarding coal as fuel.
- Indiana Natural Resources Commission - (317) 232-4699, This agency works with industry and government on regulations and rules.
- Purdue University, The Energy Center - (765) 494-7043, This Purdue University initiative assists with research related to Indiana coal mining.
- U.S. Department of Energy - Office of Fossil Energy
- Energy Information Administration - Indiana Energy Profile
Coal Links for Educating Kids
- American Coal Foundation
- U.S Geological Service
- US Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement