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Vivint Solar is Massachusetts' top residential solar provider

June 5, 2014SSN Staff

MARLBOROUGH, Mass.—Following the recent opening of a new facility here, Vivint Solar now has four locations in Massachusetts, according to the Worcester Telegram & Gazette. In 2013, Vivint Solar was the state's top residential solar provider, with more than four megawatts worth of solar systems installed, the paper reported May 19. Vivint Solar, an affiliate of Provo, Utah-based home automation/home security company Vivint, sells solar panels to homeowners for affordable electricity generation,...

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Brockton wants more surveillance

May 29, 2014SSN Staff

BROCKTON, Mass.—Brockton Mayor Bill Carpenter is working on three video surveillance initiatives that he says will act to deter lawlessness and aid police in solving crimes, according to a report in the Brockton Enterprise. One proposal would stipulate that establishments serving alcohol after midnight install a video surveillance system covering the inside and outside of their buildings. Failure to comply would mean that business would have to close at midnight. Carpenter and Police Chief...

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State gives alarm company nearly $57K to train staff

December 14, 2011Tess Nacelewicz

Some good job news for a change in this bleak economy: Massachusetts has a new Workforce Training Fund and an Arlington, Mass. alarm company is one of the beneficiaries, according to a recent news report. The Arlington Patch said American Alarm & Communications will receive $56,805 from the state to train its workers. Here's more from the news item: American Alarms is one of 138 Massachusetts companies that will receive more than $11.3 million in grants for workforce training, according to a release...

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