Sustainable Business Forum: the 4th Wave


Source: GRCCtv 15 September 2014
Sustainable Business Forum: the 4th Wave

Andrew Hoffman of the University of Michigan's Erb Institute discusses the implications of an emerging cultural shift to sustainable business...

IBM puts Smarter Buildings research into practice


Source: IBM 15 September 2014
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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Taking public transport instead of driving to work makes people happier, study suggests


Source: The Independent 15 September 2014
Taking public transport instead of driving to work makes people happier, study suggests

Taking public transport instead of driving to work appears to make people happier and helps them to sleep better, according to a new study...

Germany’s growth threatened by creaking transport network


Source: Financial Times 13 September 2014
Germany’s growth threatened by creaking transport network

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The Local and Global Impact of Tesla's Giga Factory


Source: TheEnergyCollective 12 September 2014
The Local and Global Impact of Tesla's Giga Factory

Tesla Motors is finally ready to confirm that it’s building its $5 billion Giga factory in Nevada, putting to rest a five-state competition...

Are sustainability reports driving change or just 'losing the signal'?


Source: The Guardian 12 September 2014
Are sustainability reports driving change or just 'losing the signal'?

Early in my career I had an epiphany. It was the mid-80s and I was working for the US Environmental Protection Agency...

TfL announces new accessible transport exhibition


Source: MayorWatch 12 September 2014
TfL announces new accessible transport exhibition

Disabled and older Londoners are being invited to a special exhibition showing how the capital’s transport network is being made more accessible...

Smarter Cities- City Of Dreams - 6 of 6


Source: YouTube 12 September 2014
Smarter Cities- City Of Dreams - 6 of 6

For the final film in the series, we change pace and look to the future, providing a glimpse of what promises to be a Decade of Smart in the...

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Smarter Cities- 'The Living City' - 2 of 6


Source: YouTube 12 September 2014
Smarter Cities- 'The Living City' - 2 of 6

Film 2 further develops the concept of smarter cities. Initially, the focus is on smarter healthcare and how as cities become increasingly...

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Can you save energy by using public transport? It’s not that simple


Source: The Guardian 11 September 2014
Can you save energy by using public transport? It’s not that simple

Transport is the most visible consumer of energy apart from heating. From planes soaring into the sky and heavy trains thundering along the rails...

Smarter Cities- City in Motion - 4 of 6


Source: YouTube 11 September 2014
Smarter Cities- City in Motion - 4 of 6

Congestion charging, electric vehicles, traffic management and improved bus and train services are all changing the face of transport - but how do...

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Chronic overcrowding on London commuter trains must be solved, says Transport Minister


Source: Evening Standard 11 September 2014
Chronic overcrowding on London commuter trains must be solved, says Transport Minister

Train operators were today told to tackle chronic overcrowding on commuter lines as new figures revealed some services in London running at double...

New study reveals potential solutions to social demand for transport in Brazilian cities


Source: TheCityFix 10 September 2014
New study reveals potential solutions to social demand for transport in Brazilian cities

Increased bus fares are a greater concern to Brazilian citizens than increased electricity, water or telephone bills...

Power Satellite Progress


Source: TheEnergyCollective 10 September 2014
Power Satellite Progress

This is a follow-up on my "Dollar a Gallon Gasoline” article from April 2. That article proposed power satellites as a way to solve energy...

The Smarter City (1 of 3)


Source: YouTube 10 September 2014
The Smarter City (1 of 3)

What is a Smarter City? A collection of systems. Those systems are disconnected and often conflicting. A smarter city is one where we take each of...

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Smarter Cities- Developing The City - 5 of 6


Source: YouTube 10 September 2014
Smarter Cities- Developing The City - 5 of 6

The office buildings we inhabit, working patterns and the nature of inward investment are all changing. This film explores how they are...

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The role of the private sector in addressing sustainable development challenges


Source: Eco-Business 10 September 2014
The role of the private sector in addressing sustainable development challenges

I read with interest Frances Buckingham’s article on Business finding its voice on sustainability advocacy...

Public asked for views on London Overground extension to Barking Riverside


Source: MayorWatch 9 September 2014
Public asked for views on London Overground extension to Barking Riverside

Transport for London has proposed building a new London Overground station at Barking Riverside, the site of a major development...

Sustainable City Awards 2014


Source: YouTube 9 September 2014
Sustainable City Awards 2014

Winners of Sustainable City Awards 2014 were revealed by the City of London Corporation on the evening of 27 March. Dr Julie Maxton...

Smarter, More Competitive Cities


Source: IBM 9 September 2014
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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Passengers reminded to avoid ‘card clash’ ahead of contactless fares launch


Source: MayorWatch 9 September 2014
Passengers reminded to avoid ‘card clash’ ahead of contactless fares launch

Tube, rail and DLR passengers are being reminded to ensure they tap the correct card on the Oyster reader when entering or exiting a station...

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