North Antelope Rochelle Mine

Quick Facts

MINE TYPE

Surface

LOCATION

65 miles south of Gillette, Wyoming

COAL TYPE

Thermal

MINING METHOD

Dozer/casting, dragline, truck/shovel

Did You Know?

  • North Antelope Rochelle Mine (NARM) opened in 1999, combining the North Antelope Mine (1983) and Rochelle Mine (1985). The mine has some 1.9 billion tons of provable and probable reserves.

  • NARM is the world’s largest coal mine with the cleanest coal in the United States. Coal quality averages approximately 8,800 BTU/lb.

  • NARM has a world-class mining and technology focus, integrating real-time planning and advanced blending to meet customized customer requirements.

More Info

92.9
Million
Tons of coal sold from NARM in 2016
35%
Improvement
In Peabody’s global safety rate since 2012
$2.3
Billion
Direct and indirect economic benefits from the mine in 2016
1,145
Employees
Working at NARM 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.