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Smart city technology market to grow to $263 billion by 2028

Smart city technology market to grow to $263 billion by 2028

Navigant Research’s report tracks the progress of 443 projects across 286 cities with relation to energy, water, transportation, buildings and government operations.

London announces plans for its electric future

London announces plans for its electric future

They include a major expansion of the EV charging network to ensure the capital continues its drive to be one of the world’s leading zero-emission cities.

China boosts e-bike battery infrastructure

China boosts e-bike battery infrastructure

With 500 million e-bike users in China, Hellobike is forming a joint venture to put in place a smarter and safer solution for changing batteries.

UK legislates for a net zero target by 2050

UK legislates for a net zero target by 2050

The UK becomes the first G7 country to enshrine the target in law and a youth steering group is being set up to give young people a chance to shape climate policy.

Bloomberg pledges $500m in philanthropic fight against climate crisis

Bloomberg pledges $500m in philanthropic fight against climate crisis

Beyond Carbon will employ advocacy, legal and electoral strategies to accelerate bold action which includes helping elect candidates who are climate champions.

NYC launches air quality challenge

NYC launches air quality challenge

The open innovation call hopes to attract new ideas to help reduce the negative impacts of urban air pollution and urban heat island effect.