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UK campaign records ‘major’ rise in journeys by bike during Covid-19
02 Jul 2020
Research from the national cycling campaign #BikeIsBest, in partnership with Strava Metro, reveals significant year-on-year increases in cycling across several major UK cities.
Liverpool announces £450,000 project to help reimagine outdoor spaces
27 May 2020
The fund will be used to help local independent businesses redesign outdoor spaces and turn them into seating areas to make up for the internal space they are losing as a result of social distancing.
Liverpool invests £3.4 million in eco-friendly refuse vehicles
25 Feb 2020
The new compressed natural gas vehicles are part of a drive to help reach a target of recycling more than 55 per cent of waste across the city.
Massive Attack works with Liverpool for 2020 ‘super low carbon’ gig
03 Dec 2019
Liverpool receives clean air funding boost
15 Aug 2019
The UK city, which recently declared a climate emergency and appointed a climate champion, has been awarded an additional £652,000 by the Government.
Liverpool submits £230 million green deal bid to government
31 Jul 2019
Vision is focused on helping make the city carbon neutral, while also delivering jobs, clean air, better health, smarter travel, green spaces and cheap-to-heat homes.
Sensor City bolsters Liverpool's tech credentials
29 Apr 2019
The joint venture has welcomed the latest cohort of tenants to its global innovation hub, which aims to bring together those specialising in sensor and related solutions.
UK wants to use location data to empower more bus passengers
02 Apr 2019
The government has announced £4 million in funding for a platform that will enable app developers to use information from GPS trackers.
World Cities Day: "Better City, Better Life"
31 Oct 2018
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
GeoSpock wins Liverpool transport challenge
25 Oct 2018
The company was awarded winning status after delivering a “crucial understanding” of local blockers and for providing a real-world solution
Data helps reduce congestion in Australian suburbs
03 May 2018
Liverpool City Council and the University of Wollongong are measuring pedestrian and vehicle movements around the central business district based on IoT sensors
Cities back City as a Platform initiative
16 Nov 2017
TM Forum wants to bring together those who have a common desire to develop a new city-scale data economy that drives sustainability and inclusivity, by using digital platforms
London and Edinburgh top smart city ‘leaderboard’
18 Oct 2017
UK’s top 10 smart cities are named in new research by Juniper with Scotland performing strongly
Innovative energy storage for UK wind farm
01 Sep 2017
ABB is providing a battery energy storage system to support the Burbo Bank offshore wind farm near Liverpool
UK SME aims to be driving force behind road safety
26 Jul 2017
In-vehicle black boxes will be used to monitor driver behavior in the North-West of England
25 Feb 2021
How consumer tech is making Stockholm run more smoothly
Smartphones are proving to be an unusual but effective tool in improving the quality of roads in Sweden.
Financing city digitisation in a post-pandemic world
How can public services break silos to get smarter?
Think tank: City life on Mars? Creating human centred communities in space and beyond
White Paper: Edge computing and AI - the foundations of the best in class smart city
Insight Report: Distributed Acoustic Sensors and the Smart Cities of the Future
Research Report: How smart is your office?
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