Tapping the sun

Eco-friendly Branons add 18-panel array

Michelle Monroe

By Michelle Monroe

Executive Editor

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Evan (left) and Shane (right) Branon are seen here at the site of the Branon Family Maple Orchard solar project on Route 36 in Fairfield on Monday afternoon. The 18 solar arrays will generate enough electricity over the course of the year to offset the farm’s electric consumption at the Fairfield location.