Innovation Spotlight: OptiRTC

October 28, 2016

Imagine that you could use sensors to proactively control water levels and distribution in storms. Rather than waiting on imminent problems to occur, cities can use Opti technology from OptiRTC to control infrastructure in order Read More

Multi-Microgrids Could Protect Against Blackouts

October 27, 2016

In 2003, portions of the Northeastern and Midwestern United States including Ontario, Canada, suffered a massive blackout that affected an estimated 55 million people. In some areas, back-up power systems held while others failed. It Read More

Singapore Expands Use of Smart Meters

October 27, 2016

S. Iswaran, the Minister for Trade and Industry of Singapore, recently announced plans to expand the use of smart meters for electricity, gas and water supply. A joint project of the energy board, national water Read More

Policy Impacts Progress

September 15, 2016

Smart Cities are all the global rage these days. As with any emerging trend, it’s a bit of the Wild West with little consistency or agreement across international communities on definitions, frameworks or metrics to Read More

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