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Smart city technology market to grow to $263 billion by 2028

Smart city technology market to grow to $263 billion by 2028

Navigant Research’s report tracks the progress of 443 projects across 286 cities with relation to energy, water, transportation, buildings and government operations.

Climate emergency toolkit launched for local authorities

Climate emergency toolkit launched for local authorities

It aims to help national and local governments realise climate action plans and enables sustainability leads to brief elected members, mayors and senior managers.

London boosts digital transformation of public services

London boosts digital transformation of public services

London boroughs are coming together to launch the London Office of Technology and Innovation whose mission is to foster radical ideas to benefit citizens, communities and businesses.

Brexit "chaos" threatening progress of technological change in the UK

Brexit "chaos" threatening progress of technological change in the UK

The mayor of London warns that the ongoing Brexit discussions are resulting in the Government side-lining preparations for the impact of rapid technological change.

Helsinki and Vantaa make old buildings smart

Helsinki and Vantaa make old buildings smart

Housing companies in the Finnish cities are piloting an IoT-based solution to reduce energy consumption as well as increase awareness of residents’ data rights.

AT&T opens climate data

AT&T opens climate data

The company is making datasets developed for its own climate risk analyses available for public use and has launched a climate challenge for universities and municipalities.