Smart Street Lighting 101 is packed with useful information and brief case studies highlighting the benefits cities are accruing as they move to LEDs and integrated street light networks that can serve as a backbone for other smart city applications.
Microsoft, Guide Dogs and Future Cities Catapult have launched the results of the first phase of an exciting project expected to revolutionize how people with sight loss, and the sighted, experience the urban landscape, by creating a new application of 3D sound. This video showcases the project.
Scott Jenkins of the Seattle Mariners discusses how his organization is using the power of data to achieve sustainability goals in this video from Council Associate Partner OSIsoft.
The PI System from Council Associate Partner OSIsoft shares and combines building and utility data through the cloud. Watch this video to learn more about what that can mean for building managers, airports, stadiums and others.
This white paper highlights Council Lead Partner Bechtel's multi-year partnership with the government of Gabon to support the country’s progressive programs and vision towards economic growth. The endeavor has included planning and delivering a pipeline of infrastructure projects diversely located across Gabon and within multiple industrial sectors of varying complexity.
Électricité de France, one of the world's largest utilities, introduces super efficient combined-cycle gas turbine technology at its new plant in Bouchain, France designed to conserve natural gas and reduce greenhouse gases. As this brief video explains, it will help France carve a path to meeting Europe's climate and energy goals for 2020. The video is in French with English sub-titles.
Click for a video on the launch of the Center for Strategic and International Studies' (CSIS) Global Sustainability Series, investigating the role of the private sector in engaging with the U.S. government, host governments and NGOs to help address some of the world’s most complex global sustainable development issues.
Learn in this short video from IBM how Loos.fm in the Netherlands utilized plastic recycling to build a pet pavilion that was cost-effective and eco-friendly, and created a public space to benefit the community.
With an expanding population, the second largest city in Illinois wanted to improve building inspection communications for increased efficiency with leaner staffing levels. Read how the NaviLine solution from SunGard Public Sector made that happen.
Watch a brief video featuring Lorie Cosio-Azar, Project Officer for the city of San Diego Environmental Services Department, to learn why GE's energy-efficient LED street lighting fixtures and wireless lighting controls will save her city more than $250,000 annually.