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UN Social Impact Investing Initiative opens Helsinki office
12 Aug 2019
The global initiative supports Helsinki’s goal of achieving a more significant role for cities in implementing the sustainable development goals.
Boston ranked top for energy efficiency
29 Jul 2019
In the 2019 City Clean Energy Scorecard, the city earned the highest score for its building policies and a perfect score for its energy efficiency outreach and programmes.
UK's climate change credibility rests on action, now
11 Jul 2019
The Committee on Climate Change’s new progress report reveals that the UK Government has delivered just one of 25 critical policies to lower emissions in the past year.
Floating wind platforms "on the verge of lift-off"
25 Jun 2019
Floating wind platforms will begin to deliver “multiple gigawatts” of electrical power within the next five years, racing to almost 20 GW of capacity by 2030, says report.
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.
European countries partner for floating offshore wind project
20 Mar 2019
The €31 million project aims to demonstrate survivability and cost-competitiveness of floating offshore wind technology.
Marines to work with San Diego on smart city applications
27 Feb 2019
The two sides have signed a MoU to work together on smart technologies such as unmanned aircraft systems, renewable energy and smart streetlights
Podcast: Take off your tech goggles, with Ben Green, author of The Smart Enough City
Green offers insights into why technology is not an end in itself and how cities can be “smart enough,” using technology to promote democracy and equity.
19 Aug 2019
Beyond connectivity: The roles telcos can play in smart cities
12 Aug 2019
The telco's critical role in smart cities
08 Aug 2019
AI, cities and climate change
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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