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Christchurch and Auckland prepare to roll-out electric bus fleets
27 Aug 2020
Electrification of the country’s transport sector will further drive New Zealand’s decarbonisation efforts and support its aims to have a full zero emission bus fleet by 2040.
Helsinki creates bicycle boulevard
13 Aug 2020
The boulevard of Kulosaaren puistotie is being converted into a shared in-roadway with motor vehicles required to adjust their speeds according to cycling.
Crowd prevention system uses smart pole to create safer beaches
22 May 2020
Omniflow’s technology analyses how busy the beach is and shows real-time occupancy levels on the pole or an app so a user can make an informed decision about where to go.
London to launch green energy company
23 Sep 2019
Partnership is part of the mayor’s wider Energy for Londoners programme, which aims to make London’s homes warm, healthy and affordable and to supply more local clean energy.
Pilot project pioneers solar-powered rail
23 Aug 2019
If successful, the demonstrator project will prove that solar can safely bypass the grid to provide a direct supply of energy to UK railways’ traction systems.
UK architectural firm claims global sustainability first
15 Apr 2019
Bennetts Associates has become the first practice in the world to achieve approved Science Based Targets and commit to the UN’s Climate Neutral campaign.
Florida announces largest community solar programme in the US
14 Mar 2019
If Florida Power & Light Company’s proposal is approved, the programme will more than double the amount of community solar currently in the US
Singapore ushers in next-gen green buildings
11 Sep 2018
The Building and Construction Authority has launched the super low energy programme to further environmental sustainability in the republic’s buildings
Blockchain powers South Korean city
17 Aug 2018
Chuncheon, the capital of Gangwon Province, is teaming up with clean energy incentive firm Swytch to accelerate the move to renewable energy
Vancouver’s digital strategy awarded
16 Aug 2018
The Canadian city’s strategy has seen it go from having low digital maturity to a model for cities around the world
Smart climate accelerator launched in the Caribbean
10 Aug 2018
The accelerator’s aim is to work with a number of partners to make the Caribbean the world’s first climate-smart zone
Blockchain to bring clean energy to developing areas
17 Jul 2018
US-based firm ARG aims to tokenise large energy infrastructure projects for those areas challenged by traditional finance methods
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
LA plans for energy resilience
16 May 2018
City’s plan sets targets to reduce greenhouse gases by three-fifths by 2035
Solar solution for Chilean desert
05 Oct 2017
ABB has partnered with Spanish power producer Acciona to supply an all-in-one inverter solution to the El Romero solar plant
Blockchain fosters peer-to-peer energy exchanges
27 Sep 2017
The Prosume Energy Foundation has developed a blockchain platform to exchange electricity from renewable and fossil sources
Seattle enters next phase of grid modernisation project
19 Apr 2017
Seattle City Light is implementing an advanced grid analytics system from Landis+Gyr to run a range of applications
Ohio State University strikes campus energy deal
11 Apr 2017
Mission is to deliver world class energy services to Ohio State, and to advance the sustainability objectives put forward by the Ohio State community
Hubject boosts Austrian electromobility
20 Mar 2017
Energy suppliers are combining their charging stations to create an integrated network with more than 1,300 charge points
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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