Soon, Thiruvananthapuram to introduce exclusive smart card for residents

Fri, 2021-02-05 14:26 -- SCC India Staff

A smart card exclusively for the residents of Thiruvananthapuram city will be released within 2 months. The card, which has been named ‘My smart TVM’, can be used to avail government sector services in the initial phase and later for services of private institutions as well.

Now, Patna plans to build ‘waste-to-wonder’ parks

Fri, 2021-01-29 18:59 -- SCC India Staff

To encourage residents to adopt the golden rule – ‘Reduce, Reuse, Recycle’ — for waste management, the Patna Municipal Corporation has come up with a plan to set-up selfie points across the city and to develop ‘Waste to Wonder Park’ at various places using junks and discarded items.

See how this Navi Mumbai residential complex turned ‘zero-waste’

Fri, 2021-01-29 18:50 -- SCC India Staff

In 2017, when the Swacch Bharat Misson began, the Navi Mumbai Municipal Corporation (NMMC) mandated all housing societies with more than 200 flats to do complete segregation of waste at source – into wet and dry waste, and total in-house wet waste management.

Nashville uses Collaborative Acceleration

Wed, 2021-01-27 22:15 -- Philip Bane

Is your city acclerating the delivery of services to its residents? See how Nashville is solving these problems by participating in the Smart Cities Council Readiness Challenge. Discover the need, the solutions and how Nashville is moving forward despite dealing with COVID, a tornado and a bomb explosion - all in the same year!

Smart, safe & sustainable electrification delivers clean water supply in Surat

Sat, 2021-01-23 15:27 -- SCC India Staff

The Surat Municipal Corporation (SMC), the governing civic authority, has partnered with ABB India to further roll out next generation technology and support its vision of delivering continuous water supply across the city of Surat with the 24/7 Water Supply Scheme.