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Smart City Expo Atlanta announces top speakers

Smart City Expo Atlanta announces top speakers

The Expo aims to redefine what it means to be a smart city and will convene mayors, CEOs, CIOs and innovators to discuss issues and share knowledge.

Plymouth City Council trials vehicle-to-grid for its EV fleet

Plymouth City Council trials vehicle-to-grid for its EV fleet

The UK council, which has set a goal of being carbon neutral, is partnering with E-Flex, a demonstration project led by Cisco.

Is this the future of electric buses?

Is this the future of electric buses?

Neuron’s modular vehicle could serve as a mini-bus, transit bus or an articulated bus and is part of the company’s vision to use vehicle technology to help build smart cities.

Electric vehicle installed base to reach 100 million by 2028

Electric vehicle installed base to reach 100 million by 2028

To overcome drivers’ "range anxiety" over being able to charge up, the EV battery will need to safer, cheaper, faster charging, and have a high-energy density for greater range.

London fresh fruit distributor uses V2G to go even greener

London fresh fruit distributor uses V2G to go even greener

Fruit 4 London is taking part in the UK capital’s E-Flex vehicle-to-grid demonstrator project to power its electric delivery vehicles.

Future energy systems: Decentralisation and virtual power plants

Future energy systems: Decentralisation and virtual power plants

Technological innovation and new trends could produce a much more flexible, resilient and efficient energy grid. Will regulators be bold enough to unleash the true power of these new systems?

University ensures electric vehicles can be heard

University ensures electric vehicles can be heard

The University of Birmingham in the UK has fitted its fleet of electric vehicles on campus with what it describes as "life-saving" sound devices.

Taoyuan to roll out smart city scooter platform

Taoyuan to roll out smart city scooter platform

The Taiwanese city will launch Gogoro’s GoShare end-to-end mobility sharing platform to further build on its smart transportation efforts through electric vehicles.

London announces plans for its electric future

London announces plans for its electric future

They include a major expansion of the EV charging network to ensure the capital continues its drive to be one of the world’s leading zero-emission cities.

Smart city traffic tech revenue set to more than double

Smart city traffic tech revenue set to more than double

Research by Juniper finds that revenues will reach $4.4bn by 2023 and the leading traffic technology cities are Barcelona and San Francisco.