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Welcome to Canada’s Smart Cities Challenge

Welcome to Canada’s Smart Cities Challenge

🕔11:05, 7.Aug 2017

Canada’s Smart Cities Challenge is coming soon! Now is the chance for communities to come up with their best ideas. A smart city uses technology and data to improve livability and opportunities for the city and its people. Smart cities have

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Italy eyes India’s $1.2 tn smart city mission

Italy eyes India’s $1.2 tn smart city mission

🕔11:49, 25.Apr 2016

Claiming to have the largest number of smart cities in Europe, Italy is keen to partner with India in its own initiative for 100 of them over the next 20 years with an investment requirement of over $1.2 trillion, a

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New Homes Built in Quebec to be Fitted with Charging Stations

New Homes Built in Quebec to be Fitted with Charging Stations

🕔14:50, 21.Apr 2016

The Quebec government plans to mandate the installation of 240-volt electric car charging stations in all new homes built in the province, the Quebec Journal reports.  This will cost buyers of single family homes, semi-detached homes and condos an additional

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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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Silver Spring Networks selected to deploy smart street lights network in Canadian city

Silver Spring Networks selected to deploy smart street lights network in Canadian city

🕔15:32, 13.Oct 2015

Today, Silver Spring Networks announced it has been selected to deliver an intelligent LED street lights network in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. Silver Spring Networks will be deploying its award-winning smart street lights solution, including its Streetlight.Vision control software, to

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Pilot program in Edmonton aims to improve traffic flow and safety

Pilot program in Edmonton aims to improve traffic flow and safety

🕔13:55, 27.Aug 2015

The City of Edmonton is piloting new traffic technology to help drivers get where they need to faster, easier and more safely, with the help of the University of Alberta’s Centre for Smart Transportation. The city is testing an Advisory Driving

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Miovision’s video tech counts cars to eliminate traffic hell

Miovision’s video tech counts cars to eliminate traffic hell

🕔13:03, 27.Feb 2015

Back in college at the University of Waterloo, Kurtis McBride used to spend his days sitting at the side of the road, counting cars. It was one of his many tasks as an intern at a traffic engineering company—tallying the cars

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Vancouver to get real-time traffic data

Vancouver to get real-time traffic data

🕔12:01, 23.Feb 2015

The provincial government is setting up a regional traffic management centre — with Richmond attempting to be the first to sign up — that uses fibre optic cables to link individual cities’ traffic cameras, counters and signals to the regional

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Toronto traffic management will get ‘smarter’ in 2015

Toronto traffic management will get ‘smarter’ in 2015

🕔13:03, 7.Jan 2015

The City of Toronto plans to spend more than $7 million this year to tackle road congestion with the lion’s share of money going towards an upgrade of the computers and cameras that help drivers get where they’re going faster.

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Cubic and Calgary Parking Authority strike collaborative marketing agreement

Cubic and Calgary Parking Authority strike collaborative marketing agreement

🕔10:51, 25.Nov 2014

Cubic Transportation Systems, the integrator of payment and information technology and services for intelligent travel solutions, has signed a letter of intent with the Calgary Parking Authority (CPA) of Calgary, Canada, a leader in the parking management industry, for global collaboration to deliver

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