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Japan: Toyota unveils plans for ‘city of the future’

Toyota Motor Corporation has revealed plans to build a prototype 'city' of the future on a 175-acre site at the base of Mt. Fuji in Japan-the Woven City.
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Waste heat: an untapped energy source in Europe

In an innovative circular economy move, an EU funded programme aims to capture the power of waste heat from Europe’s towns and cities.

The best-kept disruptive technology secrets

The deployment of smart technologies, from artificial intelligence to energy storage and more, is driving the smart city and utility narrative.

ESI Insights #18: Revenue models are adapting to include smart city approaches

The Fourth Industrial Revolution is driving the increased uptake of smart city business approaches, which we can see is picking up pace globally. Watch the latest ESI Insights video as we take a look...
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Smart city market impacts global GDP and population growth

According to a new study, the adoption of smart city technologies can raise GDP per capita by 21% and population growth by 13% over the next five years.
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China to accelerate smart city development

The Global Future Cities Alliance (GFCA) signed a Memorandum of Cooperation (MoC) with the China Association of Trade in Services (CATIS) to accelerate smart city development in China. CATIS and GFCA agree to introduce leading technologies and methodologies...
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Smart city case study | Pozuelo de Alarcón

In Spain, Pozuelo de Alarcón, deployed a smart city project in efforts to protect the environment, decrease energy consumption, reduce CO2 emissions, and control expenses.