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SeaBubbles takes to the sea

SeaBubbles takes to the sea

The 100 per cent electric and autonomous water-taxi has been demonstrated on Lake Geneva

Sweden inaugurates electrified road

Sweden inaugurates electrified road

eRoadArlanda allows both commercial and passenger vehicles to be recharged while driving

The smartest cities in America

The smartest cities in America

IDC Government Insights has announced the winners of its inaugural awards, following a public vote

Smart city market ‘moving towards maturity’

Smart city market ‘moving towards maturity’

Smart city projects around the world are gaining in ambition and scale, according to new analysis from Navigant Research.

UK cities continue electric charge

UK cities continue electric charge

Newcastle and Sunderland are the latest cities to join the Fastned electric charging network while home bookable EV charging platform continues to grow

Energy store maximises grid efficiency

Energy store maximises grid efficiency

To help utilities better manage distributed energy resources, Itron is integrating with sonnen’s leading battery and storage technology
Platforms and blockchain could see local economies scale

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Platforms and blockchain could see local economies scale

All kinds of economic innovation are underway in many towns and smaller cities that are often overlooked. So far this wave of citizen-centric regeneration is localised, but successful models are emerging and pioneers are exploring ways of harnessing technology to leverage and extend them.