As of November 2013, there are only 589 coal power plants in North America.
gas , coal and oil fired power plants
There were 1493 coal fueled power plants in the United States in 2006. They produce about 50% of the country's electricity.
there are 139 in the world
There are still quite a few coal fire power plants left in the UK, however it is declining. There are about 19 coal fired power plants which are still left in the UK.
Plants decay and they get compressed and about after many million years it turns into coal.
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Depends on the amount of electrical energy they (need to) generate. How much does the average nuclear plant generate ? How much does the average coal plant generate ?
The total number of coal mines in operation in 2002 totaled 1,426, compared to 2,746 a decade prior.
There are none, Because we use coal or gasoline to power our generators.
Power plants fired by coal produce many pollutants (SOx, NOx, radiation, particulate, mercury etc.) the amounts vary by the size and fuel used at the site (not all coal produced the same contaminants). See the Links for data on typical coal plants.