Jabalpur Smart City Ltd (JSCL) is in the process to implement IT-based health solution – Smart Health – as a part of the Smart City project.
Open defecation in India, especially in the rural regions, is not uncommon. A staggering 157 million Indians still don’t have proper toilets.
In a quest to become energy efficient and save exchequer’s money, the Jaipur Municipal Corporation has started monitoring streetlights.
The Government of India is developing the Dholera Special Investment Region (DSIR) in Gujarat as part of the Delhi Mumbai Industrial Corridor.
Smart Cities Council, the world’s largest smart cities network, announced that Austin, Indianapolis, Miami, Orlando and Philadelphia are the five winners of the Smart Cities Council Readiness Challenge Grant program. Over 130 cities were involved in the application process. The winning cities will receive a tailored Readiness Workshop during 2017 to develop a roadmap for applying smart technologies to further innovation, inclusion and investment within their cities.
Last year, Council’s global lead partner Microsoft tested a new sowing application for farmers combined with a Personalized Village Advisory Dashboard for the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh
In India, the need to treat wastewater is a goal set by municipal authorities everywhere. But, to comply to the set goals, the task is daunting.
Indore has set a goal for itself to become an advanced stage Smart City where all major services are provided through online and offline platforms. Citizens and officials can access information on accounting and monitor status of projects and programmes through the online data available on the system.
Indian Oil Corporation (IOCL) is improving the accuracy of all its supply points by minimising human intervention. The state-led PSU, in its objective to provide complaint-free services, has commissioned around 40 SMART terminals (the highest number by any single company in the country) and would be converting all the balance storage terminals to SMART terminals by the end of financial year 2018.
Smart lighting platforms can provide cities with a number of clear and tangible benefits. But managing streetlight patterns and their behavior is something new to Indian cities. However, a few cities have been successful in understanding streetlight patterns with the help of smart energy management.