Wildcat Hills Mine

Quick Facts

MINE TYPE

Underground

LOCATION

Saline County, Illinois

COAL TYPE

Thermal

MINING METHOD

Continuous Miner

Did You Know?

  • The Wildcat Hills mine is part of the Arclar Complex, which began production in 1997.

  • The mine opened in March of 2006 and serves a variety of industrial and utility plant customers.

More Info

1.4
Million
Tons of coal sold from the Wildcat Hills Mine in 2017
26%
Improvement
In Peabody’s global safety rate since 2013
$150
Million
Direct and indirect economic benefits from the mine in 2017
215
Employees
Working at the Wildcat Hills Mine in 2018
5,145
Acres
Coal mined lands restored by Peabody globally in 2017

Peabody is the leading global pure-play coal company and a member of the Fortune 500, 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.