Examples and case studies

Eskisehir in Turkey: Leading the Way as a Cashless City

Wed, 2013-10-30 15:15 -- Liz Enbysk

Watch this video of the launch of Esparacard in the Turkish city of Eskisehir, where you'll see how the people of Eskisehir now enjoy the benefits of an electronic ticketing system for transit as well as for shopping, cinemas and restaurants, eliminating the need and reliance on cash.

Tianjin Eco-City – Smart Communications for Smart Meters

Wed, 2013-10-30 11:21 -- Liz Enbysk

Tianjin Eco-City is a flagship collaborative project between Singapore and China. Established in 2007, it is built on the vision of being “a thriving city which is socially harmonious, environmentally friendly and resource-efficient.” To help fulfill that vision, Council Lead Partner Itron installed 25,000 smart meters for water, heat and gas in Tianjin Eco-City in June, 2013.