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By Derrill Holly | May 12, 2021

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The Jack Daniel’s Distillery in Lynchburg, Tennessee, will soon get nearly 75% of its electricity from a solar facility connected to electric co-op lines. (Photo Courtesy: Jack Daniel’s Distillery)

This NRECA article shares that solar energy will soon become part of the Tennessee whiskey production process, making Jack Daniels the first distillery to sign a green deal. The article highlights that Silicon Ranch will restore a 2,500-acre site to successfully implement reusable energy while maintaining the grassland ecosystem and utilizing sheep for grazing the land. The agreement involves the Tennessee Valley Authority and the Duck River. Read the entire story here