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3D printed house unveiled in Milan

3D printed house unveiled in Milan

Printed on-site by a portable robot effectively in 48 hours, the house is designed to show how the technology can reduce construction waste and increase efficiencies

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.

Partnership provides foundations for smart cities

Partnership provides foundations for smart cities

Echelon is partnering with Allied Telesis to deliver solutions for smart cities and smart buildings

€10 million funding for energy efficient design

€10 million funding for energy efficient design

The Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland is inviting applications from organisations planning a major energy upgrade or new design project
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.