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Peterborough sets out plans for its smart energy scheme

Peterborough sets out plans for its smart energy scheme

Led by the city council, the scheme brings together energy generation, demand and storage and aims to deliver a significant drop in CO2 emissions by 2030 and cut energy bills by up to a quarter.

Peterborough outlines £2 million smart energy initiative

Peterborough outlines £2 million smart energy initiative

Plans have been unveiled for what is claimed to be the largest city-wide smart energy system in the UK.

£21 million awarded for local smart energy ‘blueprint’ projects in the UK

£21 million awarded for local smart energy ‘blueprint’ projects in the UK

The government says the projects could see over 250,000 people’s homes powered by local renewable sources by 2030 – which could lead to their energy bills reducing by as much as half.

Social housing landlord undertakes IoT trial across city-wide fibre

Social housing landlord undertakes IoT trial across city-wide fibre

Cross Key Homes in Peterborough has partnered with CityFibre to deploy a network of sensors throughout its estate to test a number of different scenarios.

Six UK local authorities combine for real-time information

Six UK local authorities combine for real-time information

The consortium says that by appointing Vix Technology as a single contractor for passenger information systems will reduce costs and improve efficiency as well as drive adoption of public transport

Peterborough wins second smart city award

Peterborough wins second smart city award

The city council is named a winner in the Amazon Web Services worldwide City on a Cloud challenge