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On Nov 26, 2020
@Cities_Today shared
From €25m to €250m: Activating the smart city marketplace through collaboration 👉 https://t.co/JIoLIogXQn @citiessharing #smartcity #collaboration #innovation
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From €25m to €250m: Activating the smart city marketplace through collaboration

From €25m to €250m: Activating the smart city marketplace through collaboration

For any interested cities or other organisations that are seeking to make step-change improvements by applying smart cities solutions, hopefully at scale, there is an open door to ...

On Nov 27, 2020
@Cities_Today shared
Asian bank spells out smart city finance criteria 👉 https://t.co/VDP39gL4TV #smartcity #finance #innovation #finance
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Asian bank spells out smart city finance criteria

Asian bank spells out smart city finance criteria

The United Overseas Bank (UOB) has launched a new financing framework which aims to make sustainable financing more accessible to companies which contribute to the creation of smart cities ...

On Nov 25, 2020
@smartcitiesdive shared
"The road from promise to reality is long, and much like swappable electric car batteries, current swappable e-scooter batteries have yet to prove themselves as a secure, environmentally-friendly solution," writes @BirdRide's chief vehicle officer. https://t.co/o5yeKuU8Lw
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Understanding the risk of swappable e-scooter batteries

Understanding the risk of swappable e-scooter batteries

These three critical tests will need to be passed to determine if swappable e-scooter batteries can overcome their safety and sustainability risks.

On Nov 27, 2020
@Cities_Today shared
How smarter waste management can improve quality of urban life 👉 https://t.co/ww84COhASk #smartwaste #wastemanagement #IoT
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Smarter waste management to improve quality of urban life

Smarter waste management to improve quality of urban life

Living in a clean, healthy and safe city is fundamental for most people around the world. Essential services such as trash collection are taken for granted but when something goes wrong, ...

On Nov 24, 2020
@SmartCitiesSCIS shared
RT @plusCities: A new research outcome has been added to our knowledge base focusing on big data-oriented #energy prosumption service in #smartcommunity districts. Interested to read more? Check it out ➡️https://t.co/IT28Rvl0Jo
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Big data-oriented energy prosumption service in smart community districts: a multi-case study perspective

Big data-oriented energy prosumption service in smart community districts: a multi-case study perspective

In this position paper we present IT-centered challenges that lie in designing an architecture for a flexible, open, transferable, and replicable smart city ecosystem spanning a plethora of ...

On Nov 30, 2020
@smartcitiesdive shared
Cameron Bard of @DSDrenewables has four strategies to rapidly scale clean energy in the next decade https://t.co/9w02T8SkUW
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4 strategies to rapidly scale clean energy in the next decade

4 strategies to rapidly scale clean energy in the next decade

To fully realize our shared climate goals and rebuild our economy, we must prioritize and enact policies to accelerate the national transition from fossil fuels to clean energy.

On Nov 27, 2020
@Cities_Today shared
‘Vision technology’ joins growing list of e-scooter safety innovations 👉 https://t.co/WpE8FzjjhY @voitechnology @luna_systems_ #micromobility #scooters #roadsafety
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‘Vision technology’ joins growing list of e-scooter safety innovations

‘Vision technology’ joins growing list of e-scooter safety innovations

The technology will also be able to detect the surface that an e-scooter is being ridden on, such as a bike lane or pavement, and adjust its speed

On Nov 24, 2020
@SmartCitiesSCIS shared
RT @pocityf: Our working group on smart heritage cities kicked off today. We had a very fruitful discussion with representatives of heritage cities from Italy, Portugal, Netherlands, Germany, Turkey, Malta. Romania, Lebanon, Austria, France. Join the group here: https://t.co/epmabr6b5q https://t.co/ViWr8bfFV6
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Working group on smart heritage cities - POCITYF

Working group on smart heritage cities - POCITYF

POCITYF establishes a working group to share knowledge on the topics of smart cities and communities in cultural heritage areas