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Smart Cities Council Launched to Promote Smart, Sustainable Cities

Sustainable Cities Network Cities around the world are under pressure. Budgets are tight. Growth is necessary. Demands and costs are escalating. Extreme weather is taking its toll. Efficiency and sustainability are priorities, but where should they start to balance the … Continue reading

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Turning Concrete Jungles Into Centers of Sustainability

Sustainable Urbanization Is Wave Of Future–If We Have One The tangled web of international organizations that constitutes global governance has become so remote and ineffective that few count on it to deliver results anymore. Now, after decades of turf wars … Continue reading

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Is The Smart City Movement Sustainable?

Becoming a Smarter City One Step At A Time By Rich Heap, Correspondent, Property Week Like it or not, technology is becoming an ever-bigger part of our lives. Even self-professed technophobes are now embracing the benefits of smartphones, satnavs, and … Continue reading

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