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Grenoble crowned green capital of Europe
15 Oct 2020
The French city was praised for its pioneering approach to climate management that includes a strong commitment to systemic change and an innovative participative approach to city governance.
Bogota ranked as 2019's most congested city
09 Mar 2020
Drivers in the Colombian capital lose 191 hours a year to congestion, according to the 2019 Inrix Global Traffic Scorecard, which identifies and analyses trends in more than 900 cities.
E-bus rapid transit line opens in the Basque country
09 Sep 2019
The 12km line will be 100 per cent electric and will connect the French cities of Bayonne and Biarritz in 30 minutes and be operated by Keolis.
Energy boost for hydrogen bike
14 Aug 2019
A fleet of the fuel cell Alpha bikes are heading to the G7 World Summit in Biarritz to provide sustainable transport for journalists covering the event.
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.
Door-to-door transport for travellers across France
22 May 2019
Karhoo is partnering with SNCF to deliver the Mon Chauffeur service through an integrated mobility platform that enables train passengers to book first- and last-mile journeys.
Mobile ticketing arrives in Rome
01 Apr 2019
The Italian capital’s tour bus operator is rolling out the Justride ticketing platform which removes the need for tourists to visit a travel shop to buy their ticket.
France top for sustainable parking policy
25 Mar 2019
A report from the European Cyclists’ Federation finds it is the only country that has introduced maximum norms for car parking at a national level.
JCDecaux street furniture to boost France's connectivity
31 Jan 2019
The outdoor advertising company is supporting telecoms operators to roll out small cells in 10 French cities this year
Mobility on-demand service rolls out in France
07 Nov 2018
Keolis has launched KE’OP shared mobility service in the metropolitan area of Bordeaux through its partnership with Israeli-US start-up, Via
France’s first smart island
23 Sep 2018
Groupe Renault and a group of companies are building an ecosystem to facilitate the island of Belle-Île-en-Mer’s energy transition
Rennes experiences its sustainable future
21 Nov 2017
The French city is embarking on a digitalised approach to urban planning with the 3DExperienceCity software
ABB helps French grid get smarter
13 Nov 2017
Transmission utility RTE selects ABB Ability-based control system and software solution to enhance reliability and efficiency of electricity network
Nantes invests in fast-charging for buses
30 Oct 2017
The French city is installing ABB’s flash-charging technology to power the first fully electric 24 metre buses and related infrastructure
Smart metering reaches early maturity
25 Oct 2017
Berg Insight report finds mass roll-outs are underway in significant parts of Western Europe
Non-European countries more inclined towards Open Government Data
20 Oct 2017
One in three Singaporeans have used OGD in the last year compared to 18 per cent in the UK
Blue, a breath of clean air
09 Oct 2017
Hong Kong-based company Meo has announced the first release of a new platform which aims to understand air pollution and reduce its harmful effects
New UK-France electricity interconnector
07 Apr 2017
240km of submarine cable system will allow up to 1,000MW to be transmitted between the countries
Realising the true value of data
In an extract from our Sydney City Profile, we explore how the city’s Smart City Strategy Framework aims to help transform raw data into actionable knowledge.
18 Jan 2021
Smart cities: the next frontier for cybercriminals
11 Jan 2021
Think tank: what is infrastructure for?
04 Jan 2021
Covid-19 is ushering a new era in government services
16 Dec 2020
SmartCitiesWorld City Profile – Sydney
19 Nov 2020
Insight Report: Smart waste, an opportunity cities should not trash
27 Oct 2020
OnDemand WEBINAR: The rise of autonomous mobility and its role in the new normal era
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