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Green tech start-up wins funding for solar rail demonstrator
17 Jun 2020
It will enable Riding Sunbeams to develop a direct connection between renewable energy generators and electrified rail networks and eventually power a train using green electricity.
Action needed to get the clean energy transition back on track
13 May 2020
Unprecedented disruptions from the coronavirus pandemic risks cancelling out recent progress unless there is urgent action at national, regional and global levels.
New Jersey RFI kick-starts green bank formation
11 Mar 2020
The request for information aims to pave the way for the US state to create a green financing mechanism that effectively channels public and private funding to achieve its clean energy goals.
New Orleans programme offers funding support for rooftop solar
27 Jan 2020
Solar for All Nola is a clean energy initiative that aims to offer the financial and resiliency benefits of rooftop solar to all New Orleans’ residents and small businesses.
Google pledges $4 million to support climate action in cities
12 Dec 2019
Grants from the fund will be used to support non-profits and academic institutions in Europe and Latin America that are leading data-driven climate action efforts in select cities.
Investor platform bids to accelerate action for low carbon world
24 Sep 2019
By “decluttering and streamlining” support to developing countries, the platform aims to accelerate action and advance climate investment in developing countries.
San Diego progresses green energy transition
23 Sep 2019
The US city has approved proposals to create a joint-powers entity with cities across the region to lower energy costs and reach 100 per cent renewable energy by 2035.
National Climate Bank could mobilise $1 trillion for clean energy
06 Sep 2019
The Coalition for Green Capital has published a white paper illustrating how, with just $35bn capitalisation, the bank could raise the funds from public and private investment.
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.
Live Your Life Smarter: reinventing public services for a digital age
Huawei’s Digital Tax and customs smart gate solutions provide government with a means of bringing efficient and dynamic services.
21 Sep 2020
Smart Cities could save the world – until there’s a cybersecurity emergency
14 Sep 2020
Creating truly open cities: why interoperability and 6LoWPAN matter
08 Sep 2020
Reimagining an EV future
15 Sep 2020
Trend Report: Creating truly open cities
13 Aug 2020
VIRTUAL DEBATE: How will 5G assist a rapidly urbanising world?
30 Jul 2020
WEBINAR: Smart technology and the pandemic: how digital twins are central to cities' strategies
04 Nov 2020
IoT Tech Expo North America 2020 - Santa Clara Convention Center, CA
09 Nov 2020
Plastic Free World Conference & Expo
24 Nov 2020
IoT Tech Expo Europe – RAI, Amsterdam
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