Smart Cities News

Removing the roadblocks to smart city ROI

Removing the roadblocks to smart city ROI

Overarching strategies, funding approaches and business models all need to be adjusted if cities are to see a genuine return on their investment in smart city tech, says Itai Dadon, global head of smart cities at Itron.

Smart cities: Where's the ROI?

Smart cities: Where's the ROI?

This whitepaper explores how smart cities can deliver social, economic and environmental benefits, providing a three-dimensional return on investment.

São Paulo utility deploys tech to reduce 40 per cent water losses

São Paulo utility deploys tech to reduce 40 per cent water losses

With water losses of up to 40 per cent, Americana’s Department of Water and Sewage wants better insight into operations.

Connected lighting market set to grow by nearly 30% by 2023

Connected lighting market set to grow by nearly 30% by 2023

Smart cities will be a major driver of the expansion with APAC expected to register the highest incremental growth due to increasing technology awareness by governments.

Itron helps Australian utility improve efficiency

Itron helps Australian utility improve efficiency

The solution will also enable Western Power to better manage distributed energy resources, including rooftop solar systems and battery storage.

Itron announces smart city challenge winners

Itron announces smart city challenge winners

IoT solution providers were invited to compete for the chance to work with Glasgow and London to deploy breakthrough solutions to address specific challenges.

Australia's largest standalone smart lighting project announced

Australia's largest standalone smart lighting project announced

Transport Canberra and City Services is partnering with Itron and Vinci Energie to create an IIoT network to support smart city and energy services in the country’s capital city.

Tampa to deploy smart street lighting

Tampa to deploy smart street lighting

The Tampa Electric Company is working with Itron to deploy a smart lighting solution which can also serve as the foundation for future smart city applications

Streetlight programme accelerates Illinois' smart cities

Streetlight programme accelerates Illinois' smart cities

Itron and ComEd are rolling out a modernisation programme for municipal lighting which will connect and manage 140,000 smart streetlights