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Massachusetts town integrates road condition monitoring with smart street light deployment

Massachusetts town integrates road condition monitoring with smart street light deployment

The US town of Spencer is working with smart city technology provider Cimcon on the initiative to improve driver safety, meet state environmental guidelines and reduce costs.

UK energy firm Centrica rolls out smart hot water tanks

UK energy firm Centrica rolls out smart hot water tanks

The intelligent tanks combine Internet of Things and sensory technologies to keep track of hot water levels and learn the usage habits of the household.

Start-up aims to turn homes into personal power stations

Start-up aims to turn homes into personal power stations

Resilience Energy is aiming to become the Uber of electricity and help UK homeowners to become energy self-sufficient

Decentralised power to the people

Decentralised power to the people

UK firm Powervault’s smart battery allows home owners in London to earn revenue by supporting the National Grid

Glasgow car park to be transformed to solar centre

Glasgow car park to be transformed to solar centre

The city council has secured £940k funding to help build a canopy of solar panels on the car park on Duke Street to enable it to power itself and provide electric charging

‘World’s largest’ EV charging network for UK

‘World’s largest’ EV charging network for UK

Plan is to develop 45 sites around the country, installing grid-scale 50MW batteries at electricity sub-stations