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Water and wastewater
Pratap Padode, Founder Director, Smart Cities Council India expressed his strong optimism in the Smart Cities concept, while laying aside scepticism by recalling ancient Indian architecture. He also spoke about the various initiatives taken by select corporate and civic bodies across the country that cultivate a culture of smart innovations.
Some utilities don’t have enough water, some have too much, others struggle to get it where it needs to go. Learn how more are turning to sensors and real-time analytics to solve a wide range of problems.
While many cities battle long-term drought conditions, others are blessed with an abundance of water. Learn how Milwaukee, Wisconsin took advantage of that abundance to build a growing water-based economy -- and its plans to become a global water marketplace.
Ooredoo launches smart city plan to enrich lives in Maldives… 1,500 young women take Cisco up on its challenge (and two Chinese sisters win)… Verizon fast-forwards the Yosemite experience… Visionary Black & Veatch groundwater replenishment project honored.
After having tasted success in some of its recent initiatives like the ERP, BRTS and more, the Bhopal Municipal Commissioner, Tejaswi Naik, now sets his sight on future key projects including Smart Card for citizens, paid bike sharing and the Bhopal-Indore industrial corridor.
Navi Mumbai, one of the largest planned townships in the world, has renowned for the clean public places, its sewage water treatment system, and solid waste management. And these ranking will further enhance the reputation of the city.
Read about the new government initiative to advance next-gen hybrid electronics that Qualcomm and GE are involved in…see how Cubic Transportation Systems will continue its work to keep London moving… get details on Bechtel's effort in Abu Dhabi to train engineers on infrastructure projects… plus more from Silver Spring Networks, Saudi Telecom and CH2M.
Even when you’re surrounded by water, there isn’t enough of it. With GE's help, a California island is turning to desalination to avoid more sharp reductions in water use. With resources scarce, find out why more cities around the globe are doing the same.
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