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Community Heat Networks Target Greenhouse Gas Reduction While Providing Affordable Heat for Consumers

The neighborhood of Torry in Aberdeen, Scotland will soon receive a community heat network that ...

6th Annual Transit Tech Lab Challenge Launched to Boost NYC’s Transit Innovation

The sixth annual Transit Tech Lab challenge has been announced. The Lab is a program ...

Ericsson and CTIA Certification recognizes GE Vernova’s MDS Orbit as industry’s first device IoT Network Certified for Smart Connected Infrastructure™

Ericsson and CTIA Certification announced the certification of GE Vernova's MDS™ Orbit cellular devices, enhancing ...

Transdev Sydney Takes Action to Combat Flooding

The Sydney Light Rail (SLR) network in Australia frequently experiences flooding, causing disruptions to transit ...

Regensburg, Germany Adopts Sustainable Transportation Options

The city of Regensburg in Germany is currently hosting a solar-powered shared mobility charging pilot ...

Wellington, New Zealand Implements Cutting-Edge Traffic Monitoring System

The city of Wellington, New Zealand is installing a new traffic monitoring network using sensors ...

Environmental Protection Agency Provides Grants to Enhance Recycling and Waste Management

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has announced the recipients of US$105 million in Solid Waste ...

Denver-Area Municipalities Unite for Solar Switch Program

The Solar Switch program - a solar group buying co-op - has been launched by ...

Tallinn, Estonia Launches ‘Test in Tallinn’ Innovation Program

Tallinn, Estonia - which was named the European Green Capital of Europe for 2023 - ...

Birmingham City Council Joins Global Food Justice Pledge

In 2021, the City Council of Birmingham, England launched the Global Food Justice Pledge (GFJP) ...

Simply the Best: The SCC Smart20

For the past seven years, Smart Cities Connect (SCC) has awarded 50 top projects to ...

Brussels Releases Multilingual Mobility App

Brussels, Belgium now has a new mobility-as-a-service (MaaS) app which allows users to plan, book, ...

NYC and NYPD Introduce Knightscope K5 Security Robots to Enhance Crime Prevention

The City of New York and the New York Police Department (“NYPD”) are launching a ...

Glasgow Launches On-Demand Secure Cycle Parking Hubs

In a bid to boost active travel, Glasgow, Scotland’s city center now features on-demand secure ...

Helsinki Launches Autonomous Water Taxi Service

The city of Helsinki, Finland now has an autonomous water taxi service. Callboats - a ...

City of Phoenix Teams Up with Rubicon Technologies for Smart Waste Management Solution

The City of Phoenix, Arizona, has partnered with Rubicon Technologies - a provider of software-based ...

Sheffield Partners with VivaCity for Innovative Clean Air Zone Monitoring Program

The city of Sheffield, England has partnered with VivaCity to implement a three-year monitoring program ...

Syracuse, NY Launches Community Broadband Pilot Program to Bridge the Digital Divide

Syracuse, NY recently introduced its community broadband pilot program, Surge Link. The program will offer ...

The NYC Department of Sanitation (DSNY) Modernizes Snow Cleanup Operations

The New York City Department of Sanitation (DSNY) is using new technology to modernize and ...

Philadelphia Transforms Street Lighting for a Greener, Safer City

The city of Philadelphia, PA is currently replacing 130,000 high pressure sodium street lights with ...

The City of Edinburgh Successfully Completes First Phase of Smart City Program

Edinburgh, Scotland has completed the first phase of its participation in Scotland’s 8th City – ...

NEMSIS Collaborates with HHS and DOT to Launch EMS HeatTracker

The National EMS Information System (NEMSIS) - working with the HHS Office of Climate Change ...

Transport for London (TfL) Reveals Insights from E-Scooter Trial

London, England launched an e scooter trial involving three operators – Dott, Lime and TIER ...

Are Smart Cities Age-Friendly?

The term “smart city” usually conjures up images of futuristic, fantastical cityscapes but the reality ...

U.S. Departments Collaborate to Boost Federal Funding for Electric Vehicle Infrastructure

The U.S. Department of Transportation, in partnership with the U.S. Department of Energy and the ...