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Tampere draws up urban tree policy

Tampere draws up urban tree policy

The guidelines are based on several of the Finnish city’s strategic goals, programmes, policies and operating models, including its aim to be carbon neutral by 2030.

Finnish cities collaborate on circular economy operating model

Finnish cities collaborate on circular economy operating model

Tampere, Espoo and Turku aim to create a model where cities, businesses, research organisations and citizens can develop neighbourhoods in line with circular economy principles.

Test project shows how Tampere's buildings can lower their carbon footprint

Test project shows how Tampere's buildings can lower their carbon footprint

The smart district heating project by Tampere Power Utility and a student housing foundation uses AI and apartment-specific sensors to reduce energy consumption and cost.

Tampere awarded funding for smart security project

Tampere awarded funding for smart security project

The funding will help to finance solutions as part of the Finnish region’s Smart Urban Security and Event Resilience Project such as sensor data integration and smart lighting.

Tampere evaluates the benefits of e-buses

Tampere evaluates the benefits of e-buses

The Finnish city is collecting and analysing data from electric and hybrid buses to feed into decision-making on future bus procurement

Tampere shares recipes for smart city success

Tampere shares recipes for smart city success

The city of Tampere in Finland has published The Smart City Cookbook, featuring examples of best practice that other cities can utilise when planning and managing their smart activities