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Generation IP:2025


Source: YouTube 4 March 2014
Generation IP:2025

Welcome to Generation IP:2025 by Virgin Media Business -- an in-depth study carried out in conjunction with The Future Laboratory - which provides...

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  • @smartertrends check out the interactive film relating to the bbc article on the workplace of 2025 http://t.co/sMeVJELy

Elevated Bike Lane System Proposed for London


Source: TreeHugger 25 February 2014 Featured
Elevated Bike Lane System Proposed for London

Landscape architect Sam Martin proposes Skycycle, a separated, elevated system of bike lanes for London. According to the Daily Mail, he...

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IBM START 2012 Highlights


Source: YouTube 31 January 2014
IBM START 2012 Highlights

This year's IBM Start Summit 2012 focused on Sustainable Infrastructure. The aim was to take four real infrastructure issues from...

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UK should have 10 million homes with solar panels by 2020, experts say


Source: The Guardian 30 January 2014 Featured
UK should have 10 million homes with solar panels by 2020, experts say

Ten million homes in the UK should have their roofs covered with solar panels in the next six years, if the country is to fulfil its renewable...

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AutoGrid, and its big data energy analytics, grow up


Source: Gigaom 28 January 2014
AutoGrid, and its big data energy analytics, grow up

Picture how Netflix and Amazon are using big data to predict and recommend the movies you want to watch and the products you want to buy...

Government launches £100,000 community energy competition


Source: BusinessGreen 27 January 2014
Government launches £100,000 community energy competition

The government has today launched a new competition to encourage the development of community energy projects, promising a £100,000 prize to the...

A lack of trust is standing in the way of sustainable collaborations


Source: The Guardian 23 January 2014
A lack of trust is standing in the way of sustainable collaborations

In a recent survey we asked sustainability professionals about the major challenges they face and the theme of collaboration, in various guises...

GPS-powered sun tracker skylights direct natural daylight indoors


Source: Tree Hugger 23 January 2014 Featured
GPS-powered sun tracker skylights direct natural daylight indoors

Even with the most advanced lighting products, there's a tradeoff. You can have bright lights, you can have energy-efficient lights, you can have...

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Vattenfall to invest £150m in Kent offshore wind farm


Source: BusinessGreen 4 November 2013
Vattenfall to invest £150m in Kent offshore wind farm

Vattenfall's plans to extend its 90MW Kentish Flats offshore wind farm have taken a major step forward after the company gave the green light to...

London to host Formula E all-electric racing finale


Source: BusinessGreen 30 September 2013
London to host Formula E all-electric racing finale

London will play host to the final race of the inaugural Formula E all-electric racing series.

UK urged to back EU biofuels cap


Source: The Guardian 9 September 2013 Featured
UK urged to back EU biofuels cap

The government is being urged to back moves to curb the use of biofuels in Europe amid concerns they are causing hunger in poor countries and...

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Seven steps to a Smarter City; and the imperative for taking them


Source: The Urban Technologist 9 September 2013
Seven steps to a Smarter City; and the imperative for taking them

As I’ve worked with cities over the past two years developing their “Smarter City” strategies and programmes to deliver them...

Smarter development of healthcare tech needed to curb costs, deliver care more effectively Read more: http://me


Source: Med City News 8 September 2013
Smarter development of healthcare tech needed to curb costs, deliver care more effectively  Read more: http://me

In every industry but one, technology makes things better and cheaper. Why is it that innovation increases the cost of health care...

Mind The Carbon Gap


Source: The Energy Collective 8 September 2013
Mind The Carbon Gap

If you’ve ever been on the tube in London both the sign-writer and the conductor will have reminded you to ‘mind the gap‘. The gap in question...

Energy efficiency leaders move beyond small wins to Big Data


Source: BusinessGreen 8 September 2013
Energy efficiency leaders move beyond small wins to Big Data

With plenty of companies planning to increase their energy efficiency investments next year and move beyond low-hanging fruit, the outlook for...

Top 10 Cities Leading in Urban Sustainability


Source: Smartplanet 6 September 2013 Featured
Top 10 Cities Leading in Urban Sustainability

Cities have leapt ahead of slow-moving bureaucratic national governments to create more sustainable living...

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Foresight Solar Fund seeks £200m IPO


Source: BusinessGreen 6 September 2013
Foresight Solar Fund seeks £200m IPO

Investment firm Foresight Group has announced plans to launch an IPO for its subsidiary Foresight Solar Fund Limited, in a move designed to raise...

Technology could help rural areas become thriving and sustainable


Source: The Guardian 6 September 2013
Technology could help rural areas become thriving and sustainable

Globally, more of us now live in cities than in rural areas. If we want to live more sustainably, we will have to do so surrounded by concrete...

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