London planners given access to more data to improve efficiency

London planners given access to more data to improve efficiency

🕔08:44, 30.Apr 2015

Transport for London (TfL) has given planners access to better public transport information and new tools via its website to assist them with the development of future neighbourhoods and communities. Public Transport Access Levels (PTAL) information is now available in

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Cubic and TfL’s bankcard payment system wins at Contactless and Mobile Awards

Cubic and TfL’s bankcard payment system wins at Contactless and Mobile Awards

🕔12:21, 29.Apr 2015

Cubic Transportation Systems and Transport for London (TfL) have again been recognized for innovation for their contactless bankcard payment system, winning the Gamechanger category at the Contactless and Mobile Awards last night in London. The award is presented to the company with the

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HOW DO I MAKE MY CITY SMART?

HOW DO I MAKE MY CITY SMART?

🕔15:07, 28.Apr 2015

What exactly is a smart city? What makes it smart? How many elements are there to consider? How do I make my city smart? All these questions, and a whole lot more, will be answered on Wednesday 3 June when

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Cities to invest $64 billion in LED and “Smart” streetlights by 2025

Cities to invest $64 billion in LED and “Smart” streetlights by 2025

🕔15:00, 28.Apr 2015

There are currently more than 2,000 LED and smart streetlight projects globally. With these infrastructure projects, cities and municipalities across the world modernize their streetlights with more efficient light-emitting diode (LED) lights. They are also deploying sensors, communications and analytics

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GE Lighting system wins gold at International Edison Awards ceremony

GE Lighting system wins gold at International Edison Awards ceremony

🕔10:34, 28.Apr 2015

GE Lighting has been honoured with a Gold Edison Award for its LightGrid™ Outdoor Wireless Control System, a groundbreaking solution for street and roadway lights that allows remote operation and fixture monitoring to save and manage energy. GE received the

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Spain to help Delhi develop as a smart, global city

Spain to help Delhi develop as a smart, global city

🕔10:00, 28.Apr 2015

The Spanish government yesterday submitted a draft memorandum of understanding (MoU) for cooperation in developing smart and sustainable cities in India. Spain also proposed to assist in developing Delhi as the first global and smart city in India under the

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Dubai crowned Mena Smart City of the Year

Dubai crowned Mena Smart City of the Year

🕔15:39, 27.Apr 2015

Dubai was last week crowned the Mena Smart City of the Year at TMT Mena 2015 awards ceremony. Six Middle East and North Africa (Mena) cities were in the shortlist for coveted award: Abu Dhabi, Bahrain, Dubai, Doha, King Abdullah

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Pedestrian Countdown at Traffic Signals unveiled by Siemens

Pedestrian Countdown at Traffic Signals unveiled by Siemens

🕔07:43, 27.Apr 2015

A new traffic solution that provides Pedestrian Countdown at Traffic Signals (PCaTS) was unveiled by Siemens at Traffex 2015 last week. Pedestrian Countdown at Traffic Signals informs pedestrians how long they have to cross the road after the far-side green

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Cubic wins ITS United Kingdom award for Forward Thinking Innovation

Cubic wins ITS United Kingdom award for Forward Thinking Innovation

🕔14:32, 23.Apr 2015

Cubic Transportation Systems, and Transport for London (TfL) have received another significant accolade for their contactless bankcard payments solution. Both organizations were named the winner of the Forward Thinking Award for Innovation at the ITS United Kingdom Awards 2015. The

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Siemens introduces the first wi-fi-enabled, cloud-based EV charging station for residential use

Siemens introduces the first wi-fi-enabled, cloud-based EV charging station for residential use

🕔09:01, 23.Apr 2015

Siemens has introduced VersiCharge Smartgrid (SG), the first Wi-Fi enabled electric vehicle (EV) charging station that allows residential owners to monitor and control usage remotely through a mobile or web app. With this new technology an EV owner can automatically

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