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Danish municipalities launch ambitious climate action plans
01 Jul 2020
Samsø and Sønderborg have launched their strategies as part of the Danish Deadline 2020 project, DK2020, which is aligned with the Paris Agreement.
City of Lahti launches personal carbon trading scheme
15 Jun 2020
The free mobile CitiCap app automatically tracks a means of transport used and allows citizens in the Finnish city to benefit from reducing their own mobility emissions.
Can US cities preserve some of their pandemic environmental gains?
12 Jun 2020
Even if US cities could maintain a 10 per cent drop in traffic volumes in the recovery phase, they could significantly improve their climate impact standing, according to a new study by StreetLight Data.
Smart cities at the edge: deploying decentralised success
08 Jun 2020
Edge computing could be a solution for smart cities wanting to process large amounts of data, writes Ciaran Dynes, SVP of Products at Talend
City resilience officers form global coalition for recovery
07 May 2020
The Global Resilient Cities Network’s initiative offers a platform to cities and other urban centres to engage in short- and long-term planning for a sustained, resilient recovery.
Chicago strengthens EV charging measures for new buildings
29 Apr 2020
The Electric Vehicle Supply Equipment-Ready ordinance updates the city’s municipal code to increase the number of private parking spaces equipped with EV-charging capacity.
Smart city accelerator demo days go virtual
22 Apr 2020
Both Urban-X and Techstars have taken their demo day events online, ensuring start-ups and innovation continue to be supported despite the coronavirus outbreak.
Survey reveals gap between climate change perceptions and required actions
21 Apr 2020
While three quarters of UK consumers believe climate change is a serious threat, they are still unclear as to which activities in their lives emit carbon.
Global mayors launch Covid-19 recovery task force
17 Apr 2020
The C40 Cities initiative was unveiled during a virtual meeting of mayors and city leaders from 25 countries who will come together to share knowledge and expertise.
Global code challenge takes on the coronavirus
24 Mar 2020
The recently launched IBM open source Call for Code Global Challenge is expanding to tackle the coronavirus as well as climate change.
Building bridges in the Covid-19 fightback
SmartCitiesWorld talks to Octavi de la Varga, secretary general of Metropolis, about how its digital platform is helping the global village battle against Covid-19.
06 Jul 2020
Our society needs systemic changes. Hyperloop is just one way we can get there
06 Jul 2020
Coming together to manage uncertainty
02 Jul 2020
Accelerating city digitisation and avoiding silos with interoperable IoT data model and LPWA networks
09 Jul 2020
WEBINAR: Smart technology and the pandemic: how digital twins are central to cities' strategies
16 Jun 2020
WEBINAR: Open Cities: Why interoperability and 6LoWPAN matter
15 Jun 2020
Buildings are getting smarter: are they also getting healthier?
21 Jul 2020
IoT in Telecoms Online Conference 2020
15 Sep 2020
2020 Wellbeing Cities Forum
04 Nov 2020
IoT Tech Expo North America 2020 - Santa Clara Convention Center, CA
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