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Vivint Sells Off Solar Biz to SunEdison for $2.2B

Having already sold its door-to-door security and home automation business for $1.8 billion, Vivint is selling its solar installation business to renewable energy company SunEdison for $2.2 billion.


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End users, particularly at the corporate security director/manager level, continue to better understand, embrace and demand advanced technological solutions. This places the onus on installing security contractors and consultants to challenge themselves to keep pace. By Scott Goldfine · August 31, 2006

End users, particularly at the corporate security director/manager level, continue to better understand, embrace and demand advanced technological solutions ... By Scott Goldfine · August 31, 2006

At this very moment, scores of fires are raging across the United States. According to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), a new structural fire ignites every 60 seconds ... August 31, 2006

August 31, 2006

The National Fire & Burglar Alarm Association (NBFAA) invites all association members to the organization’s Fall Conference to be held Oct. 22-25 ... August 31, 2006

The Security Industry Association (SIA) addressed the organization’s opposition to Senate Bill 768, the Identity Information Protection Act of 2005, in a letter to State Senator Joe Simitian, D-Palo Alto (Calif.) ... August 31, 2006

The Utah Alarm Association and Security Industry Alarm Coalition (SIAC) reports that Sandy has one of the lowest false alarm rates in the nation ... August 23, 2006

A recent study published by the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) of Quincy, Mass., found that older Americans, 65 and older, might not fully benefit from conventional smoke alarm systems ... August 15, 2006

The Security Industry Alarm Coalition (SIAC) says it is succeeding in efforts to reduce alarm dispatch rates and build bridges between the industry, law enforcement and government ... August 09, 2006

Fargo Electronics Inc. announces its stockholders voted to approve the company’s merger with HID Global Corp. of Irvine, Calif. ... August 09, 2006




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