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30 cities say their greenhouse gas emissions have peaked

30 cities say their greenhouse gas emissions have peaked

Austin, Athens, Lisbon and Venice are the latest major cities to have ‘peaked’ their greenhouse gas emissions, meaning they won’t rise any further and are now falling.

London ranked top city for Generation Z

London ranked top city for Generation Z

The UK capital stood out from other cities in areas such as social entrepreneurship, co-working spaces, education, artificial intelligence and concerts.

Athens implements smart waste collection

Athens implements smart waste collection

Vodafone Innovus has equipped bin lorries serving the Commercial Triangle area with sensors that identify and contact businesses when the vehicle is passing.

How a civic app has helped Athens to become more citizen-centric

How a civic app has helped Athens to become more citizen-centric

Within five months of introducing the Novoville platform, the Greek capital has resolved more than 22,000 citizen requests and increased efficiency by a quarter.

Athens wins ‘most innovative’ city prize

Athens wins ‘most innovative’ city prize

Prize money will be used to scale up local innovation activities and collaborate with other cities

More than 100 mayors to take part in Expo

More than 100 mayors to take part in Expo

Representatives from over 700 cities will gather for Smart City Expo World Congress 2018 in Barcelona