How Brooklyn is on the cusp of getting a community-owned microgrid

Fri, 2017-10-20 08:56 -- SCC Partner

For resilience and other reasons, microgrids are worth considering, but the journey to build one can be quite bumpy. There are already 800 people on the waiting list for one that’s about to come online in Brooklyn. Here’s what it took — and where else the concept could work.

Bhopal’s multipurpose smart poles to save energy and monitor air quality

Tue, 2017-08-01 11:19 -- SCC India Staff

Bhopal, a vibrant economic centre of Madhya Pradesh, has launched many innovative smart solutions. The city recently has launched its first innovative public private partnership (PPP)-based smart poles and intelligent streetlights project under the Smart Cities Mission. The project is innovatively structured in such a manner that it delivers bundled smart services to citizens and gives maximum values for money to the city authority.