smart cities

LED streetlights

India to save big from 1 million LED streetlights installed

India has installed 1 million smart LED streetlights as part of the country’s energy efficiency and smart city initiatives.
Smart cities

Four pillars to enable a Smart City dream

What are the crucial factors needed to deliver a new smart city? Ntiyiso Consulting gives an overview of this city comprising of four pillars.

Transporting customers through data analysis

ESI Africa asked Ald. Felicity Purchase, the City of Cape Town’s Mayoral Committee Member for Transport, about the impact of 4IR on the transport sphere.
power utility

Building the power utility of the future, today

Smart City infrastructure, Internet of Things, and low orbit satellite systems, are the factors to buildign the power utility of the future, today.

Taking the AMI route to market

Case study into the AMIplus Smart City Wroclaw project, one of the largest advanced metering infrastructure (AMI) and smart metering deployments in Poland.

Western Cape design project nominated for top global design award

A Western Cape housing design project that incorporates water saving and off-grid energy use is in the running for a prestigious $85,000 award.
Smart cities

Op-Ed: Smart cities are needed now, highlights from WEF

SANEDI's general manager energy efficiency provides the highlights from the recent World Economic Forum on Africa, where smart cities was a topical point.
smart cities

Siemens unveils how critical data is in developing smart cities

Siemens has unveiled a data visualisation of Cape Town that illustrates how data is critical to transforming Africa’s urban centres into smart cities.
smart technology

Evaluating the benefits of adopting smart technology in key industries

Siemens and Frost & Sullivan have put together a comprehensive report evaluating the benefits of adopting smart technology in key industries in Africa.
Smart cities

Schneider Electric targets IoT and smart building development in Africa

Commercial Real Estate consumes 53% of the world’s electric consumption and will grow to over 80%, by 2040 driving the need for smart building design.

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