Fulston Manor School in Sittingbourne has become the first of 100 in the UK to gain from a scheme to install free solar panels.
The £1.5m Co-operative Group Green Energy for Schools scheme provides 50% funding, with the other 50% provided from Government. The panels cost £20K to install..
The Co-op said it was a chance for pupils to learn about the latest renewable technologies.
IThe school is working to reduce its carbon impact and hopes the panels will be a permanent reminder to students and parents to do the same.