Coal Nomination Calendar

Coal Nomination Process Changes for 2024

The Nomination Calendar shows Union Pacific coal shipments originating from Southern Powder River Basin, Colorado; Utah and Southern Illinois.

  • Utility deadline to enter tonnages into the railroad’s website will be the twenty-fifth of the month.
  • Coal producer deadline to enter tonnages into the railroad’s website will be the last working day of the month.
  • Union Pacific’s nomination website will close at 5:00 p.m. Central Time on the last working day of the month.
  • Railroads will complete mine slotting on the first working day of the month.
Nomination Month Utility Deadline Producer Deadline Railroad Deadline
Jan Thursday, December 28, 2023 Friday, December 29, 2023 Tuesday, January 2, 2024
Feb Thursday, January 25, 2024 Wednesday, January 31, 2024 Thursday, February 1, 2024
Mar Sunday, February 25, 2024 Thursday, February 29, 2024 Friday, March 1, 2024
Apr Monday, March 25, 2024 Friday, March 29, 2024 Monday, April 1, 2024
May Thursday, April 25, 2024 Tuesday, April 30, 2024 Wednesday, May 1, 2024
June Saturday, May 25, 2024 Friday, May 31, 2024 Monday, June 3, 2024
July Tuesday, June 25, 2024 Friday, June 28, 2024 Monday, July 1, 2024
Aug Thursday, July 25, 2024 Wednesday, July 31, 2024 Thursday, August 1, 2024
Sept Sunday, August 25, 2024 Friday, August 30, 2024 Tuesday, September 3, 2024
Oct Wednesday, September 25, 2024 Monday, September 30, 2024 Tuesday, October 1, 2024
Nov Friday, October 25, 2024 Thursday, October 31, 2024 Friday, November 1, 2024
Dec Monday, November 25, 2024 Wednesday, November 27, 2024 Monday, December 2, 2024
Jan 2024 Wednesday, December 25, 2024 Monday, December 30, 2024 Thursday, January 2, 2025

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