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Mobility companies team up for Stockholm shared transport services
23 Apr 2021
Vianova will provide the Swedish capital with a centralised platform to help micro-mobility company Voi improve the integration of shared e-scooters, within the city.
Platform aims to help cities plan their climate action
25 Mar 2021
ClimateView claims the platform balances the transition to net-zero with a city’s economic needs and provides an interactive tool to ensure the success of the plan’s delivery.
5G autonomous electric vehicle trial launched in Stockholm
28 Sep 2020
The collective behind the trial aim to explore the safe introduction of self-driving autonomous EVs in complex urban areas to help optimise route planning.
Swedish transport authority awards fossil-free bus contract
24 Jul 2020
Storstockholms Lokaltrafik has awarded Keolis a €500m, four-year extension to operate and maintain the fleet, which will serve the centre of Stockholm and Lidingö island.
Index reveals the importance of digital progress in times of crisis
22 Jun 2020
The Digital Economy and Society Index monitors Europe’s overall digital performance and tracks the progress of EU countries with respect to their digital competitiveness.
Swedish municipality launches sustainable energy accelerator programme
18 Jun 2020
Skellefteå Kraft and EIT InnoEnergy are offering applicants from across Europe the opportunity to grow their businesses in Sweden as part of a green economic recovery post-Covid-19.
Swedish municipality deploys robots for safer recruitment
05 May 2020
The Upplands-Bro municipality outside of Stockholm is using artificial intelligence recruitment robots to reduce the risk of contamination at the interview stage during the Covid-19 pandemic.
Swedish city modernises electricity grid to combat lack of power capacity
28 Feb 2020
Borås is working with Itron to deploy 46,000 IIoT and smart electric meters to meet new regulatory demands and enable real-time visibility into the grid and energy usage.
Gothenburg boosts sustainable public transport push with e-bus roll-out
17 Jan 2020
More than 150 electric buses will be introduced in the region covering Gothenburg, Mölndal and Partille, where 180 million trips are made by bus each year.
21 European cities selected for Bloomberg 'high impact' digital services programme
14 Jan 2020
The Bloomberg Philanthropies initiative aims to help the cities deliver "high impact" digital services and share lessons learned with the rest of the world.
Smart City Expo announces awards finalists
30 Oct 2019
A total of 28 cities and projects have been chosen across seven categories for the World Smart City Awards 2019 and winners will be announced on 20 November.
Mobility business accelerator buys into MaaS pioneer
19 Mar 2019
Via ID has acquired a majority stake in Swedish start-up UbiGo which wants to bring its subscription-based mobility-as-a-service offering to households in major cities.
Sweden inaugurates electrified road
15 Apr 2018
eRoadArlanda allows both commercial and passenger vehicles to be recharged while driving
Swedish city on path to smart
12 Mar 2018
Energy company Mälarenergi is working with ABB to develop smart city solutions for the city of Västerås
Is your country ready for autonomous vehicles?
17 Jan 2018
KPMG Autonomous Vehicle Readiness Index shows which countries are most prepared for the driverless future
US leads IoT implementation
05 Dec 2017
A report by Wi-SUN Alliance finds that half of organisations undertaking IoT projects have a fully implemented strategy
Stockholm uses BlipTrack to ease road congestion
20 Nov 2017
The solution provides the city with both real-time and historic traffic information from Bluetooth and wi-fi devices
Smart metering reaches early maturity
25 Oct 2017
Berg Insight report finds mass roll-outs are underway in significant parts of Western Europe
Blink and MultiTech launch Swedish IoT network
08 Sep 2017
The two companies will work together to enable smart city applications across the country
World’s leading digital nations named
13 Jul 2017
Eight countries emerge as among the world’s “stand-out” digital economies
Gothenburg announces new electric bus route
16 Jun 2017
Electric bus trial is being extended with additional vehicles and the test period will continue to 2020
Atkins to build digital urban planning tool
30 Mar 2017
Using the modelling tool, urban planners will have access to a single platform to engage with stakeholders
Silver Spring expands IoT in Stockholm
22 Sep 2016
Solutions provider will upgrade city’s ageing lighting infrastructure with intelligent street light controls as part of European Union-funded programme
Swedish road freight goes electric on the eHighway
23 Jun 2016
Two diesel hybrid vehicles have been adapted to operate using overhead electric contact lines in a two-year trial
22 Jun 2021
smartmicro: seamless object tracking at the intersection
smartmicro is bringing a new approach to traffic detection through radar synchronisation for seamless object tracking.
Connecting the silos to open up the smart city
Smart lighting: why we are discussing it again
A hydrogen-fuelled city – a practical reality for the UK or a pipe dream?
OnDemand Webinar: Connected and autonomous vehicles: how to deal with data?
WEBINAR: Smart City: what’s behind the success of Smart Lighting?
WEBINAR: Connected and autonomous vehicles: how to deal with data?
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