Wild Boar Mine

Quick Facts

MINE TYPE

Surface

LOCATION

Lynnville, Ind.

COAL TYPE

Thermal

MINING METHOD

Dozer/casting, truck/shovel

Did You Know?

  • Wild Boar Mine began production in late 2010.  Recently, Peabody combined the Wild Boar and Somerville South mines to create more efficient mining complexes.

  • Wild Boar Mine serves customers that provide power for residents in Southern Indiana, as well as customers of utilities far beyond the region.

More Info

2.7
Million
Tons of coal sold from the Wild Boar Mine in 2017
26%
Improvement
In Peabody’s global safety rate since 2013
$200
Million
Direct and indirect economic benefits from the mine in 2017
195
Employees
Working at the Wild Boar Mine in 2018
5,145
Acres
Coal mined lands restored by Peabody globally in 2017

Peabody is the leading global pure-play coal company, serving power and steel customers in more than 25 countries on six continents. The company offers significant scale, high-quality assets, and diversity in geography and products. Peabody is guided by seven core values: safety, customer focus, leadership, people, excellence, integrity and sustainability.