Space-Time Insight collaboration... GE's Mexican power deal... Saudi Telecom and Cisco team to boost mobile services... ABB's power systems drive neutron research... Alstom's train win in Germany... CH2M honored for sustainability. Follow the link to learn more.
Robots and new rapid charging technology are combining to make electric buses even more viable. Find out how cities can dramatically cut emissions and downtime with the new charging system from ABB.
Read why GE's battery energy storage project in California's Imperial Valley is being called a game-changer… Find out how an Intel exec thinks 5G will transform our lives… See why West Virginia's governor is praising an advanced wastewater treatment plant Veolia will design and build… Learn about ABB's substation work supporting economic growth in Saudi Arabia.
Nobody ever wants to pay more taxes, but Phoenix is betting residents will invest more in a commuter rail system that’s proving wildly popular. See what it and other cities have learned about building systems commuters want.
As hurricane season arrived in the Atlantic, S&C Electric opened its new Florida manufacturing plant to provide Florida Power & Light with smart grid technology it needs to guarantee more resilient service for its 4.8 million customers. The $3 million facility in West Palm Beach will also bring 170 new jobs.
GE launching waste-to-energy plant in the Philippines… LondonWaste driving new fleet of Mercedes-Benz eight-wheelers… Cubic completes major expansion of NextBus system in Queensland… Schneider and ComEd team on Green Button Connect My Data roll out… ABB tapped for rural smart grid on Swedish island.
Once the stuff of science fiction, today four major trends are driving the furious development of building automation technology for smarter buildings. In an excerpt from ABB Review, Thomas Rodenbusch-Mohr and Anthony Byatt explain how these technologies help cities meet energy efficiency goals.
Floods and severe storms wreak havoc with electric grids. China has a different problem. Severe sandstorms send the gritty stuff from Inner Mongolia to a region where it threatens the transmission network that supplies Beijing with electricity. Learn about the innovative way ABB helps slow the encroachment.
Good reads department: IBM on Johannesburg as a model of urban renewal… Cisco and ABB team on smart home platform… Oracle cloud will help streamline medical trials … Incoming Saudi Telecom boss highlights operators' key role in IoT … CH2M HILL will help USAID improve water programming in developing countries. Click for the details.
Qualcomm, AMC Health team to improve care for at-risk patients… Ooredoo has visit from PM to talk smart cities… CH2M HILL tapped for biggest infrastructure project in Latin America… Black & Veatch joins Value of Water Coalition… ABB teams with Samsung SDI to accelerate growth of microgrid market.