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Siemens establishes e-mobility partner ecosystem
19 Mar 2021
The company wants to increase accessibility of its electric vehicle charging infrastructure and financing solutions in North America and is partnering with EV technology and service companies.
It's the economy, stupid
21 Aug 2020
GDP figures around the world make grim reading and one of the few certainties of the pandemic is economic pain, leaving cities having the difficulty of cutting their cloth accordingly.
Global grid-connected energy storage deployment will reach 15.1 GW by 2025
18 Aug 2020
The energy storage market has benefited from a strong start to the year, with residential markets buoyant and large utility-scale pipelines being realised.
US DHS kicks off workstream for sensor tech to combat wildfires
17 Feb 2020
Four companies have been selected to develop and hopefully commercialise their technology to tackle this growing challenge.
York to ban cars in the centre by 2023
03 Jan 2020
“Non-essential” private cars are set to be restricted from York’s centre to meet climate ambitions and cut congestion and pollution.
Los Angeles announces ambitious zero emissions roadmap
28 Nov 2019
Mayor Eric Garcetti said the city must kick its "zero-emissions transportation future into high gear" and the goal is to deliver a 25 per cent reduction in GHGs and pollution by the 2028 Olympic Games.
Tech providers chosen for Michigan Mobility Challenge
06 Nov 2019
Detroiters will be able to see the technology first-hand in public demonstrations next year and book rides using a mobility-as-a-service app developed by Moovit.
Los Angeles confronts climate change on the streets
29 Oct 2019
The city has launched the first of 10 projects that aim to lower neighbourhood temperatures and advance the goals of the LA mayor’s Green New Deal.
California launches first state-wide earthquake warning app
23 Oct 2019
The tool uses ground motion sensors to detect earthquakes before humans can feel them and send automated notifications.
Accenture expands its innovation footprint in Chicago
21 Oct 2019
The global consulting firm is launching a new Industry X.0 Studio to help accelerate the development of smart connected products and services “from months to weeks”.
NYC continues drive to help the public adopt better data privacy practices
18 Oct 2019
NYC is staging its second Library Privacy Week which will see libraries providing hands-on instruction in using digital privacy tools and understanding facial recognition technology.
The technology that is making housing more affordable
17 Oct 2019
Modular construction, home-sharing platforms and rental tools could be the answer to housing challenges in the US, believes Nate Loewentheil of venture capital firm Camber Creek.
Syracuse partners to advance its smart city 'Surge'
09 Oct 2019
The US city is collaborating with Syracuse University and Microsoft to drive its smart initiatives forward.
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