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Sydney unveils $60m green energy deal
28 Oct 2019
Renewable electricity will power all city-owned properties, including pools, libraries, playing fields, depots and council buildings, including historic Sydney Town Hall.
Google’s tool to help cities measure emissions expands to Europe
11 Oct 2019
The first European cities to gain access are Dublin, Birmingham and Manchester, with Wolverhampton and Coventry to follow soon.
Circular economy will replace wasteful linear one by 2029
01 Oct 2019
Sustainability officers must put in place new models and encourage the continuous reuse of materials to minimise waste and the demand for additional natural resource consumption.
Council trial finds “breakthrough” technology could dramatically cut UK waste
25 Sep 2019
The trial suggests that if the HERU was rolled out across the UK, it could prevent 13.5 million tonnes of resource entering the UK’s waste system.
Helsinki citizens give positive feedback to 'robot' buses
06 Sep 2019
More than 2000 passengers have ridden on the driverless bus, including many first timers, and the majority said they felt safe and secure.
Helsinki launches local sustainability programme
13 Aug 2019
Think Sustainably aims to help individuals make informed lifestyle and business decisions and comes in response to citizen concern about climate change.
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.
London announces plans for its electric future
17 Jun 2019
They include a major expansion of the EV charging network to ensure the capital continues its drive to be one of the world’s leading zero-emission cities.
San Francisco Downtown commits to clean power
24 Apr 2019
Mayor announces a plan to transition private commercial buildings of 50,000 square feet or larger to 100 per cent renewable electricity.
Many Brits won't give up their cars, even for the environment
11 Apr 2019
Concern for the environment is the least popular reason to switch from a private car to alternative modes of transport, says a new survey.
Smart urban food systems: What will the future taste like?
Cities could lead the charge in the sustainable food revolution.
11 Nov 2019
Removing the roadblocks to smart city ROI
08 Nov 2019
Successful shared mobility in cities and beyond
06 Nov 2019
Cities are becoming smarter, but how do we make them safer and more resilient?
08 Nov 2019
Smart cities: Where's the ROI?
30 Oct 2019
Podcast: The central role of cities in the sharing economy, with Chelsea Rustrum
23 Sep 2019
The open road: A smart city is an interoperable city
19 Nov 2019
Smart City Expo World Congress 2019
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