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 2016
35%
Improvement
In Peabody’s global safety rate since 2012
$170
Million
Direct and indirect economic benefits from the mine in 2016
170
Employees
Working at the Wild Boar Mine in 2016
6,450
Acres
Coal mined lands restored by Peabody globally in 2016

Peabody is the world’s largest private-sector coal company. The company is also a leading voice in advocating for sustainable mining, energy access and clean coal technologies. Peabody serves metallurgical and thermal coal customers in more than 25 countries on five continents.