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.
Julie Jacobson · July 20, 2015
Vivint Solar's IPO is aimed at repaying debt owed to Blackstone Group, which holds 78 percent of the company's shares.
Jason Knott · October 02, 2014
The security provider’s Bright Energy unit will join Vivint Solar and SolarCity in the largely untapped solar energy market.
SSI Staff · August 08, 2014
Blackstone Group LP will acquire Vivint Inc. for more than $2 billion, gaining legions of home-security, energy-management and solar-power customers throughout North America.
September 19, 2012
Vivint Solar will now offer its leased solar power systems in Hawaii, the company announced this week.
May 29, 2012
Vivint, a national provider of residential security, energy management and automation solutions, launched a vehicle fleet for its new solar company in October 2011.
January 08, 2012
Vivint, a national provider of residential security, energy management and automation solutions, thought so much about the potential for solar power to significantly impact its bottom line that it created an entirely new business during 2011.
By Rodney Bosch · December 20, 2011
Installing security contractors are well positioned to adopt solar photovoltaic (PV) panels into their portfolios and take advantage of increasing opportunities to utilize “green” power alternatives. These solutions are ideal for projects that require a power supply for off-grid, remotely-installed equipment.
December 20, 2011
Vivint, formerly APX Alarm, has received $75 million from U.S. Bancorp to start its solar business, the company announced Wednesday.
October 19, 2011