If approved, the ordinance would keep other providers from serving in the areas, making Nashville the sole provider.
While the coal advocates praise the move, it introduces "uncertainty" for the state's electric utilities.
Brown County Water Utility and Nashville Utilities both lay claim to servicing the brewery's new expansion site.
Electric cooperatives are designed to operate like a democracy, but some ratepayers say they feel like their opinion doesn't matter.
About 2,500 of the notices went out when only 200 accounts were actually past due.
About 1.5 million Hoosiers get power through rural electric cooperatives, not for-profit utilities that provide electric in rural areas.
Prosecutors say Donnis Mizelle of Avon defrauded Hendricks Power Cooperative by siphoning funds from the utility's expense account.
Solar power provides only about one percent of the country's energy, but employment in the industry is growing rapidly.
The statewide funding gap is an estimated $7 billion.
This settlement builds on a previous agreement from 2012 that required Edwardsport’s shareholders to pay the full construction and start-up costs.