Ribbon Cutting

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April 12, 2012

Please note the time of the Ribbon Cutting Ceremony has been moved to 3:00 p.m.

When: April 12, 2012 3:00 p.m. Central Time
What: Ribbon Cutting
Where: West Tennessee Solar Farm, Stanton, TN

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Join the State of Tennessee, University of Tennessee and U.S. Department of Energy to celebrate the official opening of the 5-megawatt Solar Farm and learn about solar energy in Tennessee.

The West Tennessee Solar Farm is the largest solar facility in the state. It serves to educate the general public about solar energy and the future of solar within the state.

The Solar Farm is encouraging renewable energy interests and investments across Tennessee and throughout the region, while reducing greenhouse gas emissions, creating jobs, and increasing renewable energy generation.

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ATTIRE

The Solar Farm ribbon cutting will take place outdoors, under a tent. Please dress appropriately. Ladies, please consider flats.

PARKING

There is no parking on site. Please follow the directions below to Stanton’s town center. Buses will shuttle visitors from the town center to the Solar Farm. If an option, carpooling is strongly encouraged. Call 865-974-9559 if special transportation assistance is required.

DIRECTIONS

Please allow approximately 15 minutes from Interstate 40 to the parking location. Signage will guide visitors to the parking area(s). The first shuttle will depart at 2 p.m., and the last shuttle will depart at 2:45 p.m.

From I-40 Westbound

Take Exit 42. Turn right onto TN-222 N/Stanton-Somerville Rd. Follow TN-222 N for 3.5 miles.
Turn right at the four-way stop to continue on TN-222 N/Stanton-Somerville Rd.
Follow TN-222 N/Stanton Somerville Rd. for another 2.3 miles.
Turn right onto 2nd Ave./Main St.

From I-40 Eastbound

Take Exit 42. Turn left onto TN-222 N/ Stanton-Somerville Rd. Follow TN-222 N for 3.5 miles.
Turn right at the four-way stop to continue on TN-222 N/Stanton-Somerville Rd.
Follow TN-222 N/Stanton Somerville Rd. for another 2.3 miles.
Turn right onto 2nd Ave./Main St.

Call 865-974-4706 if special transportation assistance is required.

If you have immediate questions, please call 865-974-9559 or email info@solarfarmtn.com.