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UK schools pledge to be zero carbon by 2030
23 Oct 2020
Led by climate solutions charity Ashden, Let’s Go Zero will officially launch at the week-long Youth Climate Summit starting 9 November with a series of daily presentations and discussions.
Melbourne proposes planning changes to create more sustainable buildings
15 Sep 2020
Councillors will also consider endorsing an Australian-first online tool, piloted by the city, that enables architects and developers to integrate a range of green infrastructure outcomes at the planning stage.
“Heat Street” project launched to help UK communities reach Net Zero
18 Aug 2020
The UK Power Networks project aims to help local authorities identify zones where they can target their heat decarbonisation efforts and investment to achieve Net Zero.
Renfrewshire Council awards contract to install IoT sensors in thousands of homes
07 Jul 2020
The two-year project will see sensors fitted into selected empty properties being prepared for new tenants, who will also be supported with energy efficiency advice and guidance.
Berlin showcases future living in energy-saving smart city quarter
02 Jul 2020
Panasonic is extending its smart cities portfolio with the launch of Future Living Berlin, an EU Lighthouse project which aims to help decarbonise society.
Newlab Circular City programme announces latest cohort of start-ups
03 Jun 2020
Sensor networks that provide visibility into air pollution and autonomous aqua drone technology that captures critical water data are among the solutions that will be piloted across the city.
UK council smart lighting pilot monitors air quality and footfall
04 Mar 2020
South Kesteven District Council hopes to realise energy-savings of at least 60 per cent and the pilot could be expanded across the streetlighting network.
Machine learning technology gives Dubai university building "a brain"
27 Feb 2020
A pilot test of Honeywell’s smart building technology has reportedly helped Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University in Dubai achieve an initial 10 per cent in energy savings.
New York Circular City programme to focus on advancing sustainability
13 Jan 2020
The programme aims to show what can happen when the private and public sector team up with civic groups and academic experts to tackle the biggest challenges facing the city.
Deerfield Beach launches city-wide energy efficiency project
27 Sep 2019
The Florida city will work with Siemens on a 17-year infrastructure improvement project which will also increase the use of alternative energy sources.
Digital twin technology aims to put sustainability at the heart of smart cities
17 Apr 2019
The platform from IES will link IoT data, sensor readings or any other data source to investigate the sustainability and energy efficiency of any built environment.
How printing can help to improve indoor air quality
15 Aug 2018
Custom R&D company, Parc, is using a printed sorbent that can measure the levels of CO2 to help develop a low-cost sensor
Clean energy financing comes to Middletown
25 Jun 2018
The Ohio city is partnering with Plug Smart to provide the commercial PACE programme to local building owners
€10 million funding for energy efficient design
10 Apr 2018
The Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland is inviting applications from organisations planning a major energy upgrade or new design project
Advancing public sector energy efficiency
18 Jan 2018
Conference aimed to drive the public sector towards energy efficiency target of 33 per cent by 2020
Smart glass joint venture formed
10 Dec 2017
AGC Asahi Glass and Kinestral Technologies aim to accelerate the global adoption of Halio smart-tinting glass
Glasgow becomes a world-leading smart city
07 Nov 2017
UK government investment leads to multi-million pound results for the high-tech Scottish city
Sengled aims for smarter cities
11 Aug 2017
The smart lighting company joins the LoRa Alliance and wants to scale up its consumer offering to the commercial world
Energy efficient tech at heart of Baltimore training centre
26 Jul 2017
New centre showcases the highest level of green building design, and serves major role in revitalising community
Sainsbury's and Current in LED first
29 Jun 2017
The brand becomes the first grocery retailer in the UK to switch to 100 per cent LED lighting to power all of its supermarkets
Investment platform will tackle infrastructure issues
12 May 2017
Peterson Partners and Mountaineer Capital Partners have formed an alliance to connect private enterprises with the public sector
Remote energy monitoring for Estonia
25 Apr 2017
Nordic Automation Systems and Fortum have collaborated on the country’s first LoRaWAN remote heating monitoring solution
Retro smarter buildings set to grow
19 Jul 2016
Study reveals the market for energy efficiency commercial building retrofits will surpass £100bn by 2025
16 Jun 2021
The role of artificial intelligence in the fight against Covid-19
Cities have been putting data at the heart of treating coronavirus.
Smart lighting: why we are discussing it again
A hydrogen-fuelled city – a practical reality for the UK or a pipe dream?
Watch: Area X.0 and Accenture – Driving the future of mobility and smart cities
OnDemand Webinar: Connected and autonomous vehicles: how to deal with data?
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