The town of Fairfield was honored with two school solar systems for its work promoting clean energy in the community.
The Connecticut Clean Energy Finance & Investment Authority has been honoring towns participating in its Clean Energy Communities Program, challenging participants to go green.
Fairfield was honored for its installation of 40 clean energy systems and 800 CTCleanEnergyOptions signups. The town is among the leaders in the CEFIA program.
As a result of its leadership, Fairfield received a six kilowatt solar photovoltaic system at Tomlinson Middle School and a seven kilowatt solar photovoltaic system at Roger Ludlowe Middle School. CEFIA covered 100 percent of the cost of installations.