Cleaning up oil spills with magnets at MIT


Source: YouTube 17 April 2014
Cleaning up oil spills with magnets at MIT

MIT researchers have developed a new technique for magnetically separating oil and water that could be...

Trends and Innovation in Healthcare IT


Source: NetApp 15 April 2014
Trends and Innovation in Healthcare IT

A discussion of key trends in healthcare IT and innovations to address challenges CIO's are facing...

Designing a Bicycling Network for New Orleans


Source: YouTube 15 April 2014
Designing a Bicycling Network for New Orleans

As part of GOOD Ideas for New Orleans, the Biking & Transit team presents their solution for making biking more safe and...

Wind turbine turns airborne moisture into drinking water


Source: YouTube 15 April 2014 Featured
Wind turbine turns airborne moisture into drinking water

France’s Eole Water has now created a turbine that can condense water in the air and make it safe for drinking. With wind power companies still...

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NASA Shows Us 130 Years of Warming in 30 Seconds


Source: Tree Hugger 14 April 2014
NASA Shows Us 130 Years of Warming in 30 Seconds

This video, put together by NASA using temperature records from 1880 to 2011, shows you the warming world in just 26 terrifying seconds

Dijon-Brest: Modal shift towards sustainable transport


Source: Energy Cities 14 April 2014
Dijon-Brest: Modal shift towards sustainable transport

Willing to build tramways, the Urban Communities of Brest and Dijon, both members of Energy Cities, decided to group their orders...

The FLIZ Pedal-Less Bike Concept


Source: Tree Hugger 14 April 2014 Featured
The FLIZ Pedal-Less Bike Concept

Finding your bike too conventional? In the "crazy ways to get around" category, the FLIZ pedal-less bike is certain to turn heads. While it's...

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Collective Intelligence for Sustainable Cities


Source: Post Carbon Institute 11 April 2014
Collective Intelligence for Sustainable Cities

TEDx Mission recently invited me to speak at their San Francisco event on how cities are using collective intelligence approaches to...

Living in a Smart City: Chattanooga, TN


Source: YouTube 11 April 2014
Living in a Smart City: Chattanooga, TN

The only one Gigabit broadband service in the United States for residential and business customers is now available citywide in...

SOLAR Powered Passenger Car - Ford CMAX Solar Energi Hybrid Concept


Source: tsport100 11 April 2014
SOLAR Powered Passenger Car - Ford CMAX Solar Energi Hybrid Concept

174 pedawatts of solar hits the Earth every day and solar power is now starting to show economic viability, leading to innovations such as the Ford...

Building Chinas giant wind farms


Source: BBC 11 April 2014
Building Chinas giant wind farms

More and more cities in China are seeing their streets filled with smog as cars and power stations pollute the air - and one response...

Sustainable Transport Systems


Source: YouTube 10 April 2014
Sustainable Transport Systems

Urbanization and population trends are making it difficult for governments to ensure the movement of people and goods. To confront problems of...

Sustainability explained through animation


Source: YouTube 10 April 2014
Sustainability explained through animation

Watch this short animated movie explaining sustainability.

Smarter Cities: Bold leadership and engaged communities with IBM's Michael Dixon


Source: IBM 10 April 2014
Smarter Cities: Bold leadership and engaged communities with IBM's Michael Dixon

Cities everywhere are reinventing themselves to better integrate across functions and collaborate with new partners to create and nurture...

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ndia - Bright future for solar power | Global 3000


Source: DW 10 April 2014
ndia - Bright future for solar power | Global 3000

The construction of a solar energy plant at the foot of the sacred Mount Abu hill in the Indian state of Rajasthan is drawing crowds...

Urban Water: Sustainability in the Balance


Source: UWTV 9 April 2014
Urban Water: Sustainability in the Balance

Experts predict that by the end of the 21st century, over 80 percent of the world's population will be concentrated in urban areas...

Water Changes Everything.


Source: YouTube 8 April 2014
Water Changes Everything.

Almost a billion people live without clean drinking water. We call this the water crisis. It's a crisis because it...

Cllr James McKay - Cabinet member, Green, Safe & Smart City, Birmingham City Council


Source: YouTube 8 April 2014 Featured
Cllr James McKay - Cabinet member, Green, Safe & Smart City, Birmingham City Council

Cllr James McKay is Cabinet Member for a Green, Safe and Smart City, responsible for creating an environment and sustainable infrastructure where...

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SMART CITY EXPO 2015


Source: YouTube 8 April 2014
SMART CITY EXPO 2015

The innovative Expo 2015 Smart City of the future will turn every visit into a unique experience. Interactive systems in...

Innovations in Smart Buildings


Source: Texas Instruments 8 April 2014
Innovations in Smart Buildings

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

BASE Birmingham 2013 - How to make Birmingham a Smarter City?


Source: YouTube 7 April 2014 Featured
BASE Birmingham 2013 - How to make Birmingham a Smarter City?

Birmingham City Council today announced that IBM (NYSE:IBM) has selected it to receive an IBM Smarter Cities Challenge grant. The grant provides...

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