Results for Sustainability

November 27, 2015

Analytics for Measuring Water, Electricity

Optimizing resources is particularly relevant for cities because of their impact on both livability as well as resilience.

January 11, 2015

Futuristic Green Towers for Paris in 2050?

Paris is aiming to reduce 75 per cent of its greenhouse gas emissions by 2050, so could these futuristic green skyscrapers be the way forward?

December 30, 2014

Tree Shaped Wind Turbines That Blend Into a City

The beautiful and functional device is the brainchild of French entrepreneur Jérôme Michaud-Larivière, who said the idea for a tree-inspired wind generator came to him one day while sitting in a square, watching the leaves on nearby trees tremble in a breeze.

November 03, 2014

The Future of Buildings

IoT connects building systems that were once siloed and proprietary, transforming a static, systems-based infrastructure into a dynamic, cloud-based responsive organism.

October 08, 2014

Data and Technology to Accelerate City Sustainability

How can technology transform buildings and cities into spaces that can adapt to societal, economic and climate shocks?

August 20, 2014

See Through Solar Cells Could Turn Windows into Power Stations

Researchers at Michigan State University just developed a new kind of solar cell that’s so crystal clear, even Harry Potter would be impressed.

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