Water and wastewater

Partner spotlight: Schneider, Alstom, Bechtel, Itron, Veolia

Wed, 2015-10-07 06:00 -- Liz Enbysk

Read why Schneider Electric CEO Jean-Pascal Tricoire thinks efficiency is worth celebrating… Learn about Alstom's contribution to the world's largest floating power plant… Get details on Bechtel's award-winning work at Reading Station… See the latest water utility to choose Itron meters… And don't miss what's behind Veolia's new POP UP platform.

‘There are islands of excellence in this lake of frustration’

Thu, 2015-09-17 23:50 -- SCC India Staff

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.

Partner spotlight: Qualcomm, GE, Cubic, Bechtel, Silver Spring, Saudi Telecom, CH2M

Fri, 2015-09-04 06:00 -- Liz Enbysk

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.

Drought and growth prompt more cities to quench thirst with salt water

Wed, 2015-09-02 06:00 -- Kevin Ebi

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.

Partner spotlight: GE, Intel, Veolia, ABB

Fri, 2015-08-21 06:00 -- SCC Staff

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.