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Smart “cluster” aims to act as a living lab for future smart cities
19 Aug 2020
A mixed-use community of 25 businesses and 750 homes in the UK’s West Midlands is implementing a smart street lighting system which it claims will reduce energy consumption by more than 60 per cent.
DIFC and Etisalat join forces to implement smart technologies
17 Aug 2020
Dubai International Financial Centre will become the telecoms provider’s preferred location to test smart city and other advanced technologies as they are developed.
University announces smart city agreement for Macau
06 Jul 2020
The University of Macau and Nam Kwong Petroleum & Chemicals will focus on areas such as smart energy and are also committed to nurturing smart city, IoT and big data talent.
Connected services subscriptions for electric vehicles predicted to grow 270 per cent
09 Jun 2020
A report from ABI Research reveals that the increasing number of countries setting up deadlines to end the sale of internal combustion engine vehicles will propel higher EV adoption.
How new financial models enable smart city digital transformation
29 Apr 2020
AVEVA’s W. Jarrett Campbell discusses how innovative approaches to investment can result in the lowering of smart cities’ barriers to entry.
Peterborough outlines £2 million smart energy initiative
27 Feb 2020
Plans have been unveiled for what is claimed to be the largest city-wide smart energy system in the UK.
£21 million awarded for local smart energy ‘blueprint’ projects in the UK
19 Feb 2020
The government says the projects could see over 250,000 people’s homes powered by local renewable sources by 2030 – which could lead to their energy bills reducing by as much as half.
The role of smart energy in the UK’s green transport system
31 Jan 2020
Charging infrastructure development must catch up if the UK’s smart transport system and carbon reduction ambitions are to be realised, says Thomas Newby, chief operating officer of Tonik Energy.
How to power smart cities in a clean, low-carbon future
22 Nov 2019
Microgrids transform urban energy into localised, efficient, resilient and sustainable systems, and investment in them will be critical to the future operation of the energy system, says Ian Lloyd, Strategic Growth Manager, Siemens.
Pavegen partners to bring down cost of manufacturing
28 May 2019
The company that converts footsteps into energy to power smart cities is partnering with the Hinduja Group and launching a crowdfunding campaign to support its expansion.
UK announces £30 million fund to fuel energy innovation
30 Apr 2019
UK Research and Innovation has issued a call to innovators and entrepreneurs for smart energy ideas that will help to kick start an industry.
£102.5 million demonstrator programme aims to jump-start UK's energy revolution
04 Apr 2019
Four demonstrator projects have been chosen, which aim to show how businesses can develop local smart energy approaches at scale and create better outcomes for consumers.
Smart energy: Faraday Grid launches in the US
29 Mar 2019
Faraday Grid is launching in the United States, saying it offers “the ultimate smart grid”.
Solar-powered charging hubs roll out in the Bay Area
26 Mar 2019
ChargeWheel has secured investment to build a network of its energy trailers aimed at micro-mobility fleets and electric vehicles.
Smart energy plan actioned for Missouri
18 Feb 2019
Ameren Missouri’s largest ever infrastructure upgrade will feature more than 2,000 projects over five years that aim to provide customers with a smarter, cleaner grid
Free flows: New Jersey turns to AI to safeguard water quality
In a guest post, Tiffany Stewart, Assistant Director Newark, N.J. Water & Sewer Department, outlines which technologies are helping it protect its water supply.
25 Jan 2021
The art of the city: how creators may save urban business districts
18 Jan 2021
Smart cities: the next frontier for cybercriminals
11 Jan 2021
Think tank: what is infrastructure for?
16 Dec 2020
SmartCitiesWorld City Profile – Sydney
19 Nov 2020
Insight Report: Smart waste, an opportunity cities should not trash
27 Oct 2020
OnDemand WEBINAR: The rise of autonomous mobility and its role in the new normal era
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