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London monitors air quality with sensor-equipped school backpacks

London monitors air quality with sensor-equipped school backpacks

Primary school pupils in London will carry backpacks fitted with air quality sensors on their journey to and from school to help monitor the levels of toxic air.

Intelligent traffic control pilot improves air quality in Munich

Intelligent traffic control pilot improves air quality in Munich

40 per cent of drivers opted to take a more eco-friendly alternative route.

Dortmund bids to use ‘hidden’ parking spaces to cut congestion and increase electric mobility

Dortmund bids to use ‘hidden’ parking spaces to cut congestion and increase electric mobility

Dortmund wants to tap unused private parking spaces to cut congestion and pollution and boost electric mobility.

Bees help to bring cleaner air to Madrid metro

Bees help to bring cleaner air to Madrid metro

Accenture has helped the Spanish metro develop and implement a self-learning, artificial intelligence ventilation system that ensures high air quality in its stations

London councillors give their views on digital transformation

London councillors give their views on digital transformation

As part of its drive to build a smarter London, the GLA asked 202 councillors their views on using technology to redesign and rebuild public services, personal data use and sensors

London launches advanced air monitoring network

London launches advanced air monitoring network

Breathe London will use a range of fixed and mobile sensors, including Google Street View cars, to build up a real-time, hyperlocal image of the UK capital’s air quality