Explore The Smarter City


Source: YouTube 3 July 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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IBM puts Smarter Buildings research into practice


Source: IBM 3 July 2015
IBM puts Smarter Buildings research into practice

Smart is...Optimising energy and water usage and enhancing the working environment for IBM researchers by analysing data from thousands of sensors...

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How To Reduce the Carbon Emissions Impact of Travel [


Source: SustainableCities 3 July 2015
How To Reduce the Carbon Emissions Impact of Travel [

What might be the best and least best tactics for reducing the environmental impact of your travel? Here they are, from best to worst.

London's first double-decker electric-only bus planned


Source: BBC News 30 June 2015
London's first double-decker electric-only bus planned

A double-decker London bus powered solely by electricity will be tested in October, Boris Johnson has said.

Solar plane takes off in 'moment of truth' for longest solo flight in history


Source: BusinessGreen 29 June 2015
Solar plane takes off in 'moment of truth' for longest solo flight in history

The solar-powered plane has reached the 'point of no return' for its 120-hour leg, as it attempts to set two world records.

Elon Musk - Thoughts on transitioning to 100% renewable energy


Source: Elon Musk 26 June 2015
Elon Musk - Thoughts on transitioning to 100% renewable energy

Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk offers his thoughts on transitioning to 100% renewable energy...

Electric vehicle grant shake-up confirmed


Source: BusinessGreen 24 June 2015
Electric vehicle grant shake-up confirmed

The government's popular electric car grant scheme will end this year to be replaced by tiered support system related to vehicle emissions.

Toyota's Smart Insect Concept EV Packs Kinect Motion Sensor and Voice Recognition


Source: YouTube 23 June 2015 Featured
Toyota's Smart Insect Concept EV Packs Kinect Motion Sensor and Voice Recognition

Toyota's latest concept car, called the Smart INSECT, works as a giant accessory for your cell phone, connecting to all sorts of...

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Biodegradable batteries and induction charging cars: five tech trends to watch


Source: The Guardian 22 June 2015
Biodegradable batteries and induction charging cars: five tech trends to watch

A run-down of green technology’s most cutting-edge innovations, including transparent solar cells and microgeneration boilers.

Tesla reveals plan to power up European Supercharger network


Source: BusinessGreen 18 June 2015
Tesla reveals plan to power up European Supercharger network

Expanded network of supercharger stations across Europe will allow for uninterrupted and hassle-free long-distance electric car journeys, Tesla claims

Megacities - Sustaining the City


Source: BBC 17 June 2015
Megacities - Sustaining the City

Documentary series in which Andrew Marr finds out how some of the world's biggest cities feed, protect and move their citizens.

Doosan unveils new range of greener electric trucks


Source: BusinessGreen 16 June 2015
Doosan unveils new range of greener electric trucks

Doosan Industrial Vehicle has launched a new range of electric forklifts, featuring a range of improvements designed to enhance energy efficiency.

Sales rocket five-fold as drivers scoop up subsidy – but how long will the pot last?


Source: This is Money 15 June 2015
Sales rocket five-fold as drivers scoop up subsidy – but how long will the pot last?

Sales of electric and other 'green' cars have soared as drivers take advantage of low tax and running costs - and a £5,000 grant, new figures reveal.

Energy Return Wheel: The Sustainable Wheel That Doesn't Need Replacing


Source: Uber Gizmo 12 June 2015
Energy Return Wheel: The Sustainable Wheel That Doesn't Need Replacing

Some of the more expensive vehicles out there come with run flat tires that will ensure you have enough mileage in your...

Hamburg: Green City of the Future?


Source: Link TV 10 June 2015
Hamburg: Green City of the Future?

All eyes are on Germany as the country prepares to abandon nuclear power by 2020. Hamburg, an industrial port on Germany's northern shore...

IBM Smarter Cities: Creating opportunities through leadership and innovation


Source: IBM 2 June 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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How renewable energy in South Africa is quietly stealing a march on coal


Source: The Guardian 1 June 2015
How renewable energy in South Africa is quietly stealing a march on coal

Solar, biomass and wind energy systems are popping up all over South Africa and feeding clean energy into the strained electrical grid.

Navigant Research Leaderboard Report: Smart City Suppliers


Source: Navigant Research 1 June 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.

Ford opens up its electric and hybrid car patent portfolio ... for a fee


Source: TreeHugger 29 May 2015
Ford opens up its electric and hybrid car patent portfolio ... for a fee

Last Summer, Tesla did something very unexpected, something that very few companies on the planet would do.

IBM Institute for Business Value: Transportation and economic development


Source: IBM 29 May 2015
IBM Institute for Business Value: Transportation and economic development

High unemployment, languid economic growth and growing urbanization make transport’s role in driving growth more important than ever...

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Future Megacities - Transportation Management in Hefei, China


Source: Vimeo 28 May 2015
Future Megacities - Transportation Management in Hefei, China

The project is a research and demonstration project of the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research..

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