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Smart cities will be centers of excellence for sustainability and climate change achievements -Feeding data insights from urban IoT deployments

by Bettina Tratz  |  November 6, 2016

Almost one year after the climate commitment of COP21 Paris Agreement was signed by 175  countries to curb green house gas (GHG) emissions, 55 of those nations that are responsible...

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Dear Cities in 2015

by Bettina Tratz  |  October 6, 2015

Dear Cities in 2015, A city in 2050 is built on the principles of a knowledge society that drives citizen and government entrepreneurship and interactive community engagements. At the center...

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Imperial Insight: Naked Emperor 95% exposed in fact if not in theory

by Nick Ingelbrecht  |  May 20, 2014

The fable of the emperor’s new clothes came to mind this week with the news that academics from Imperial College, London, have worked out how to convert light into matter,...

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Smart Citizen Need to trust the Internet of Things in Smart Cities

by Bettina Tratz  |  November 28, 2013

Don’t you sometimes wish you had services that would be tailored to your specific needs for a very specific situation? Just think about how people live in communities and cities,...

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US announces Climate Action Plan

by Bettina Tratz  |  June 25, 2013

US announces Climate Action Plan The US has announced a comprehensive Climate Action Plan that includes the reduction of green house gas emissions by 17 percent below 2005 levels by...

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Man’s role with respect to global warming

by Andrew White  |  December 11, 2009

Things are heating up – not least the planet.  If you haven’t heard or read about ‘Climategate’, you should go hunting.  Seems like some leaked emails from a few influential...

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