REMC to Showcase New Solar Farm

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Linden-based Tipmont REMC is set Friday to unveil a 240-panel solar array. The energy cooperative will also detail a new community solar program for customers in its eight-county service area. October 7, 2014

News Release

LINDEN, Ind. - Representatives of Tipmont REMC, including Ron Holcomb, chief executive officer will unveil a new solar array installed at Tipmont REMC and announce Tipmont's Community Solar Program.

When:

Friday, October 10, 2014

10 a.m., brief news conference

9 a.m. to noon, open house and tour of 240-panel solar array

Where:

Tipmont REMC headquarters in Linden

Why:

This is Indiana's first Community Solar Array, allowing members (those served by) Tipmont REMC to purchase energy from the solar panels and receive credits on their electric energy bills from Tipmont.

Founded in 1939 and headquartered in Linden, Tipmont REMC is a member-owned cooperative providing electric service to some 21,000 members, primarily in Tippecanoe, Fountain, and Montgomery counties as well as portions of Benton, Boone, Carroll, Clinton and White counties.

Tipmont is a Touchstone Energy Cooperative, a national alliance of local, consumer-owned electric cooperatives providing high standards of service and dedicated to serving members with integrity, accountability, innovation and commitment to community.

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