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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.
US Senate introduces legislation for National Climate Bank
09 Jul 2019
The institution will be capitalised with $35 billion in federal funds and will drive public and private investment in clean energy technologies and infrastructure.
UK announces £30 million fund to fuel energy innovation
30 Apr 2019
UK Research and Innovation has issued a call to innovators and entrepreneurs for smart energy ideas that will help to kick start an industry.
Lime and Octopus team for a greener London
25 Apr 2019
Lime warehouses, which charge Lime-E electric assist bike batteries, are being powered by clean and renewable energy in the UK capital.
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.
LA shines brightest in US solar ranking for the second year
10 Apr 2019
Environment America Research & Policy Centre’s annual report also reveals that solar power has doubled in most major cities over the past six years.
£102.5 million demonstrator programme aims to jump-start UK's energy revolution
04 Apr 2019
Four demonstrator projects have been chosen, which aim to show how businesses can develop local smart energy approaches at scale and create better outcomes for consumers.
Lyft commits to help rebuild cities around people
01 Apr 2019
Through its City Works programme, the ride-sharing company will invest $50 million or 1 per cent of profits in locally-driven transportation or other initiatives.
Solar-powered charging hubs roll out in the Bay Area
26 Mar 2019
ChargeWheel has secured investment to build a network of its energy trailers aimed at micro-mobility fleets and electric vehicles.
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
Mind the gap: Southwark's innovative approach to expanding connectivity
Ahead of her participation at Smart IoT Connect, Davina Fell, Digital Infrastructure Programme Manager, Southwark Council, talks to Sarah Wray about councils’ connectivity challenges – and opportunities.
23 Aug 2019
Smart security within the intelligent city
19 Aug 2019
New smart city roles for telcos
12 Aug 2019
The telco's critical role in smart cities
15 Jul 2019
OnDemand WEBINAR: How to make MaaS a reality
03 Apr 2019
Smart cities - Beyond the hype
25 Mar 2019
Connected Kiosk: The information hubs of smart and connected cities
10 Sep 2019
11 Sep 2019
Smart City Expo Atlanta
12 Sep 2019
Roundtable: Atlanta case study
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