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Vehicles map air quality block-by-block in Brooklyn
26 Aug 2020
Aclima has deployed its mobile sensing fleet throughout Downtown Brooklyn to collect representative air sample measurements with its platform – day and night, weekdays and weekends.
Chicago introduces further reforms to cut air pollution and boost growth
28 Jul 2020
City authorities will use data – measured over time – to determine where and how it can ensure an appropriate balance of industrial economic growth, environmental quality, and good jobs.
Sheffield's highway network set to get smart tech overhaul
19 Feb 2020
The city’s highways contractor, Amey, has partnered with Connexin to build the latest UK smart city, starting with digitised city roadways and the Internet of Things.
London extends school air quality audit programme
22 Jan 2020
The detailed audits assessed the air quality in some of the UK capital’s worst polluted schools and made a series of recommendations to protect pupils.
EIT InnoEnergy launches global search for climate change solutions
13 Nov 2019
An invitation is open to start-ups worldwide in areas including, but not limited to, renewable energy, energy-efficiency and heat and transport to solve the decarbonisation challenge.
Bristol aims to be first UK city to ban diesel cars
07 Nov 2019
A wider clean air zone where non-compliant commercial vehicles such as buses, taxis, HGVs and LGVs would be charged has also been proposed.
Smart city strategies not joined up with environmental ambitions, report finds
04 Nov 2019
The proportion of smart city initiatives focused on environmental problems has not increased over the last five years, according to new analysis.
Ottawa named best city to live for expats
14 Aug 2019
Seventy cities were judged on 24 criteria across the four categories of environment and urbanisation, family and society, experience and economics.
Blockchain foundation aims to disrupt with clean air programme
25 Jul 2019
MXC will financially reward individuals, businesses and governments by tokenising the active monitoring of pollution and for taking measures to reduce it.
UK cities use digital street units to measure air quality
16 Jul 2019
Bradford and Birmingham are working with BT and scientists to use sensors integrated within InLink digital hubs to monitor air pollution in real-time.
Landmark decision in Paris air pollution case
26 Jun 2019
The French state has taken insufficient steps to limit air pollution around Paris, a court has found in a landmark case brought by a mother and daughter.
Climate change represents the "battle of our lives" says UN chief
05 Jun 2019
With air pollution the theme of World Environment Day, the UN is calling on everyone to take action to explore renewable energy and green technologies.
Intelligent traffic control pilot improves air quality in Munich
04 Mar 2019
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
04 Mar 2019
Dortmund wants to tap unused private parking spaces to cut congestion and pollution and boost electric mobility.
London launches advanced air monitoring network
16 Jan 2019
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
Experts call for "massive" pollution awareness drive in the UK
08 Nov 2018
The country’s largest air quality campaign, Clean Air Day, says Britain is "sleepwalking" into a public health crisis due to a lack of information on air pollution
Council leads the way with electric vehicles
23 Oct 2018
Leeds City Council has begun to replace more than 50 of its existing fleet with cleaner, greener vehicles to make its contribution to cleaner air in the UK city
London targets pollution hotspots
28 Sep 2018
Mayor Sadiq Khan continues his drive to improve air quality in the UK capital with a £6 million fund to tackle the worst-hit areas
London bids to become most ‘walkable’ city
20 Jul 2018
The UK capital’s walking and cycling commissioner has unveiled a Walking Action Plan which aims to encourage a million extra walking trips a day
Siemens helps cities improve air quality
10 Jul 2018
City Air Management captures pollution data in real-time and forecasts emissions up to five days in advance
London mayor leads call for clean air
18 Jun 2018
Sadiq Khan and cross-party leaders will call on government to end the sale of pure diesel and petrol cars and vans by 2030
Google cars measure Copenhagen air pollution
12 Jun 2018
A partnership between Copenhagen Solutions Lab and the tech giant is the latest initiative in the Danish city’s drive to improve air quality
UK government awards £48m for greener buses
28 Mar 2018
Move is part of the Government’s focus on reducing greenhouse gas emissions across the transport sector
Accelerating London's switch to zero emission vehicles
05 Mar 2018
Local funding for innovative projects in the boroughs of Camden, Hammersmith & Fulham and Hackney aim to tackle air pollution in the UK capital
10 Jun 2021
Watch: Cloudera and IBM Storage - how CAVs can manage data
CAVs need to embrace open ecosystems to manage the data lifecycle.
A hydrogen-fuelled city – a practical reality for the UK or a pipe dream?
Why buses will be the catalyst for electrified public transport
Think Tank: Building Circular Cities
WEBINAR: Smart City: what’s behind the success of Smart Lighting?
WEBINAR: Connected and autonomous vehicles: how to deal with data?
OnDemand Webinar: Kyoto: the Japanese start-up community powering the future of smart cities
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