Sunand Prasad: What Do We Mean By Smarter Cities?


Source: YouTube 26 March 2015
Sunand Prasad: What Do We Mean By Smarter Cities?

Cities -- dystopia or the best arena for human flourishing? Will all that is worst in city life dominate the future, or will technology allow us to...

IBM Smarter Cities: Creating opportunities through leadership and innovation


Source: IBM 23 March 2015
IBM Smarter Cities: Creating opportunities through leadership and innovation

For the first time ever, most people live in urban areas. In the years to come, the percentage of people living in cities will continue to..

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New Urban Innovation Centre Will Incubate Ideas for Smarter Cities


Source: SustainableCities 18 March 2015
New Urban Innovation Centre Will Incubate Ideas for Smarter Cities

A new Urban Innovation Centre has opened in London for urban innovators, particularly in the area of 'smart' cities, to pioneer their work.

Navigant Research Leaderboard Report: Smart City Suppliers


Source: Navigant Research 18 March 2015
Navigant Research Leaderboard Report: Smart City Suppliers

The supplier ecosystem for smart cities continues to expand. Established suppliers are moving into the market from several different sectors.

Green deal home improvement fund it live!


Source: The Green Age 17 March 2015
Green deal home improvement fund it live!

GDHIF is now live again, so if you are interested in getting a grant to improve the energy efficiency of your home, call us now on 0208 144 0897.

Solar Frontier lands 100MW


Source: ReNews 17 March 2015
Solar Frontier lands 100MW

Japanese manufacturer Solar Frontier is to supply Welspun Renewables with 100MW of PV modules for installation at projects in India.

Future Megacities


Source: Vimeo 16 March 2015
Future Megacities

Cities, particularly emerging megacities in developing and newly industrializing countries...

Does solar thermal require a new hot water tank?


Source: The Green Age 16 March 2015
Does solar thermal require a new hot water tank?

For many of us with old heat-only boilers, we have a hot water tank hidden away in the airing cupboard, which are typically heated by a boiler.

Smart Grid Security and Architectural Thinking


Source: IBM 13 March 2015
Smart Grid Security and Architectural Thinking

Smart grid means automation of the electric power grid, and automation often means computerization, which can create new...

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US wind power could top 400GW by 2050, says government


Source: BusinessGreen 13 March 2015
US wind power could top 400GW by 2050, says government

Wind power could supply more than a third of the United States' electricity by 2050, with the industry employing more than 600,000 people.

Smarter, More Competitive Cities


Source: IBM 12 March 2015
Smarter, More Competitive Cities

In our world of seven billion people, the global rural-urban balance of populations has tipped for the first time in favor of cities. About one in...

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Innovations in Smart Buildings


Source: Texas Instruments 9 March 2015
Innovations in Smart Buildings

In this whiteboard video series, TI innovators address challenges such as energy efficiency and brainstorm innovative ways...

People for Smarter Cities


Source: IBM 6 March 2015
People for Smarter Cities

Smarter Cities create and encourage innovation through systems enabled by technology such as open data..

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Government to dish out a further £70m in Green Deal sweeteners


Source: BusinessGreen 4 March 2015
Government to dish out a further £70m in Green Deal sweeteners

The government has today announced the latest wave of funding to be awarded through its Green Deal Home Improvement Fund.

Explore The Smarter City


Source: YouTube 4 March 2015
Explore The Smarter City

The time to make our cities smarter is now. But how do you keep traffic flowing? Cure a healthcare system? Protect citizens while protecting their...

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Implementing the Smart Grid Program Management Office


Source: IBM 4 March 2015
Implementing the Smart Grid Program Management Office

The difficulties inherent in implementing a typical Program Management Office (PMO) within utilities organizations are...

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28 cleanest cities in the world


Source: TreeHugger 27 February 2015
28 cleanest cities in the world

From Stockholm to Sydney to Singapore, these 28 cities work hard to keep things clean and green. Is your city on the list?

Smart Bay, Smart Water


Source: YouTube 26 February 2015
Smart Bay, Smart Water

The SmartBay Project created a system to monitor wave conditions, marine life and pollution levels in and...

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The Smart Grid and Key Research Technical Challenges


Source: IBM 25 February 2015
The Smart Grid and Key Research Technical Challenges

The numerous technological innovations needed to enable the smart grid require integrated collaboration between utilities, governments and...

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Florida prison puts solar in the slammer with $45m revamp


Source: BusinessGreen 20 February 2015
Florida prison puts solar in the slammer with $45m revamp

A giant prison complex in Florida is poised to undertake a major green retrofit that promises to save $79m ($51m) in energy and water bills.

The house as mini-power plant - Meet net-zero home builder Les Wold


Source: Green Energy Futures 19 February 2015
The house as mini-power plant - Meet net-zero home builder Les Wold

Les Wold is a part of this second wave of net-zero home builders. At 38-years-old he's a managing partner with Effect Homes...

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