Paul Copping talks to Frans-Anton Vermast, Smart Amsterdam and Trevor Gibson, Peterborough DNA

Paul Copping talks to Frans-Anton Vermast, Smart Amsterdam and Trevor Gibson, Peterborough DNA

🕔14:03, 23.Oct 2015

Thinking Cities Alliance smart city advisor Paul Copping reports from the TM Forum Smart City InFocus in Yinchuan, China. Paul asks six fellow Europeans about their impressions of the event and how China is adopting smart city principles. In this

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Paul Copping talks to Jacques Vermuelen, Alcatel Lucent

Paul Copping talks to Jacques Vermuelen, Alcatel Lucent

🕔13:56, 23.Oct 2015

Thinking Cities Alliance smart city advisor Paul Copping reports from the TM Forum Smart City InFocus in Yinchuan, China. Paul asks six fellow Europeans about their impressions of the event and how China is adopting smart city principles. In this

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4th Sustainable Urban Mobility Plan Award open for applications

4th Sustainable Urban Mobility Plan Award open for applications

🕔10:40, 23.Oct 2015

Following EUROPEANMOBILITYWEEK 2015 last month, the DO THE RIGHT MIX campaign is now launching the 4th Sustainable Urban Mobility Plan (SUMP) Award. The SUMP Award recognises local authorities that demonstrated excellence in applying this year’s EUROPEANMOBILITYWEEK theme of ‘multimodality’, which encouraged citizens

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How do you build a smart city? Japanese town shows the way

How do you build a smart city? Japanese town shows the way

🕔13:54, 22.Oct 2015

What is a smart city? This is an oft-discussed topic in India ever since the Modi government announced the “100 smart cities mission”. While there is no universally accepted definition, a ‘smart city’ refers to providing a city with core

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Canadian town uses LED streetlight upgrade to slash energy costs

Canadian town uses LED streetlight upgrade to slash energy costs

🕔13:22, 22.Oct 2015

The Canadian town of Lincoln is partnering with Realterm Energy through the Association of Municipalities of Ontario/Local Area Services for the conversion of the Town’s streetlights to new LED technology. The town will reduce its energy consumption, energy costs, greenhouse gas emissions

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BENTELER Engineering Services presents retrofitting program “Electric-Retrofit“

BENTELER Engineering Services presents retrofitting program “Electric-Retrofit“

🕔11:12, 21.Oct 2015

BENTELER Engineering Services, development partner with engineering experience across various market segments, has presented its program “Electric-Retrofit” at the trade show “Busworld” in Kortrijk. Turning buses with diesel engines into electrically driven vehicles is an attractive alternative to buying new

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Automatic Systems UK becomes a member of RIBA NBS Plus

Automatic Systems UK becomes a member of RIBA NBS Plus

🕔11:00, 21.Oct 2015

Automatic Systems, a world leader in the automation of secure entrance control, has announced that it is now a member of RIBA NBS Plus, a library of manufacturers’ technical product information used by over 45,000 architects, building surveyors and other

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Queen’s University goes Back to the Future with electric DeLorean

Queen’s University goes Back to the Future with electric DeLorean

🕔11:46, 20.Oct 2015

Queen’s University Belfast will unveil its electric DeLorean, on the exact date that Marty McFly went Back To The Future in the iconic Belfast-built car – 21 October 2015. Doc Brown famously modified the DeLorean as a time machine in the Back to

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Telensa smart parking technology deployed in Minsk

Telensa smart parking technology deployed in Minsk

🕔08:18, 20.Oct 2015

Telensa, which provides end-to-end smart city solutions using its low-power wide-area UNB wireless technology, today announced a major new smart parking deployment in Minsk, Belarus. The deployment, led by Russian partner Gorizont-Telecom, will lead to smart parking technology in more

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EU’s GrowSmarter project aims to take smart urban mobility to next level

EU’s GrowSmarter project aims to take smart urban mobility to next level

🕔13:20, 19.Oct 2015

Construction materials make up 30-40 percent of goods moved around modern cities. A centralised logistics depot in Stockholm will help cut emissions associated with these journeys drastically, allowing materials to be moved in the most efficient way possible. Using hybrid-electric

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