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Utilities use smart cities to drive new revenue

Utilities use smart cities to drive new revenue

Annual utility revenue opportunities in smart cities is expected to exceed $100bn by 2027 with areas such as EV charging and smart street lighting offering new streams

Belfast launches project to let citizens ‘talk’ to historic attractions

Belfast launches project to let citizens ‘talk’ to historic attractions

The collaborative project aims to create a ‘playable city experience’ for tourists and locals.

Smart luminaire designed to tackle interoperability

Smart luminaire designed to tackle interoperability

The Zhaga Consortium and the Digital Illumination Interface Alliance are developing a joint certification programme for interoperable luminaires and components

Smart city spending forecast to rise by 17% in 2019

Smart city spending forecast to rise by 17% in 2019

Singapore, New York City, Tokyo, and London will each invest more than $1 billion in smart cities programs this year, according to analyst IDC

JCDecaux street furniture to boost France's connectivity

JCDecaux street furniture to boost France's connectivity

The outdoor advertising company is supporting telecoms operators to roll out small cells in 10 French cities this year

Streetlight programme accelerates Illinois' smart cities

Streetlight programme accelerates Illinois' smart cities

Itron and ComEd are rolling out a modernisation programme for municipal lighting which will connect and manage 140,000 smart streetlights