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Abu Dhabi airport harvests passenger energy

Abu Dhabi airport harvests passenger energy

Footsteps of around 8,000 travellers a day are being captured and converted into electrical energy to track footfall data and power lighting

UK launches largest retail EV charging network

UK launches largest retail EV charging network

Volkswagen and Tesco are partnering on the network which will comprise 2,400 electric vehicle charging bays across 600 Tesco stores, powered by Pod Point

University helps LA meet its Grand Challenge

University helps LA meet its Grand Challenge

University of California, Los Angeles is partnering with LA Department of Water and Power to help the city manage water supplies more sustainably and become more reliant on clean energy

Australia and New Zealand launch smart city code

Australia and New Zealand launch smart city code

Released by the Smart Cities Council and Green Building Council of Australia, the code addresses issues around connectivity, data insights and digital planning practices

ITU maps Moscow’s smart city journey

ITU maps Moscow’s smart city journey

The ITU has carried out a study evaluating the Russian capital city’s performance based on its smart city key performance indicators

World Cities Day: "Better City, Better Life"

World Cities Day: "Better City, Better Life"

The day aims to promote the international community’s interest in global urbanisation and the United Nations-Habitat has chosen the theme of building sustainable and resilient cities