Appalachian Mountain Brewery Goes Green With Clean Energy from Arcadia Power

BOONE, N.C., May 03, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Appalachian Mountain Brewery, Inc. (HOPS) (“AMB”) announced today it is now running on 100% pollution-free electricity through a partnership with national clean energy provider Arcadia Power.

“In our ongoing mission to build long-term shareholder value while positively impacting our community, AMB sought a clean energy solution to help eliminate its carbon footprint. We are proud to announce today our partnership with Arcadia Power, the nation’s first nationwide Clean Energy option,” stated AMB CEO Sean Spiegelman.

Arcadia Power co-founder Kiran Bhatraju commented, “We are excited to be partnering with a company that truly exemplifies the responsible practices we all want from businesses in our communities. Appalachian Mountain Brewery is a pioneer in a growing movement that will lead us to a cleaner, safer, more sustainable energy future.”

About Arcadia Power

Arcadia Power is the first nationwide Clean Energy option. By partnering with wind and solar projects, Arcadia Power provides homes and businesses with 100% pollution-free energy via local utilities. Members support their values through their monthly energy bills, decreasing demand for fossil fuels and helping to grow American green jobs and power. Arcadia Power partners with sustainability-minded companies and organizations to combat climate change and secure a better future for our planet. For more information, visit www.arcadiapower.com.

About Appalachian Mountain Brewery, Inc.

Comprised of two wholly-owned subsidiaries, its craft beer business “Appalachian Mountain Brewery, LLC” is dedicated to making seriously delicious craft beer while focusing its business model on community, sustainability and philanthropy. Winner of numerous medals and awards, the Brewery brews and offers for sale many different craft beers. Its wholly-owned subsidiary “FarmToFlame, LLC” operates a food truck that features a unique wood fired oven in the truck, providing our customers with a casual dining experience that balances innovation and sustainability. Appalachian Mountain Cidery makes a hard cider using third generation locally grown North Carolina apples. Both subsidiaries have received the prestigious official certification by ASAP (Appalachian Sustainable Agriculture Project) for Western North Carolina grown and produced products.

For further information: Website: www.appalachianmountainbrewery.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/appalachianmountain.brewery Awards: www.usopenbeer.com
Sustainability: http://portal.ncdenr.org/web/deao/ncgreentravel-attractionlist
Twitter: https://twitter.com/AMBrewery

FORWARD LOOKING STATEMENTS

This release contains certain “forward-looking statements” relating to the business of AMB and its subsidiary companies, which can be identified by the use of forward-looking terminology such as “estimates,” “believes,” “anticipates,” “intends,” "expects” and similar expressions. Such forward-looking statements involve known and unknown risks and uncertainties that may cause actual results to be materially different from those described herein as anticipated, believed, estimated or expected. Certain of these risks and uncertainties are or will be described in greater detail in our filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. These forward-looking statements are based on AMB’s current expectations and beliefs concerning future developments and their potential effects on AMB. There can be no assurance that future developments affecting AMB will be those anticipated by AMB. These forward-looking statements involve a number of risks, uncertainties (some of which are beyond the control of the Company) or other assumptions that may cause actual actions taken or results or performance to be materially different from those expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. AMB undertakes no obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, except as may be required under applicable securities laws.

Contact:

Contact: Sean Spiegelman, CEO 828-263-1111 Sean@amb.beer