“Smarter Cities – Concept, technologies, protection des données et cas pratiques” was a conference held in French on 19th of May 2016 held at EPFL, Switzerland, on smarter cities and data protection. Slides and pictures of the conference here.
If we could imagine a world in which urban landscapes are energized entirely with renewables… what would this world look like? Beyond traffic stalled with only electric vehicles, repairmen visits for home battery units, glinting solar panel roofs and windows, turbine dotted hills and shores…is it possible to realize our visions of how these alternatively […]
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Cities are responsible for about 75% of a country’s energy use, and 50% of its CO2 emissions. The culprit? Buildings. Buildings are huge energy consumers: they are responsible for approximately 40% of the total global energy use. While this may seem bad, they also provide an excellent opportunity for efficiency improvements, which in turn […]