ICEF Update: 1,000 participants’ active discussions on climate change

Innovation for Cool Earth Forum (ICEF) successfully ended its 3rd annual meeting gathering more than 1,000 leading experts of academia, industry and government from around the world representing about 80 countries and regions.   ICEF Statement In the closing session, the Statement was delivered to the world. It is a […]

Smart Home Security

Smart Home technology is a multi-billion dollar market that is poised for rapid growth over the next few years. Next to home automation, entertainment and energy management, home security is one of the main drivers behind the market’s growth. In fact, Statista’s analysts expect smart security solutions, such as connected […]

Best practices from 22 smart cities around the world.

Nokia announced the availability of ‘The Smart City Playbook’, a strategy report that documents best practices for smart cities. The playbook provides concrete guidance to city leaders on successful strategies used by other municipalities to make their cities smarter, safer and more sustainable. Commissioned by Nokia and developed by Machina […]

A Smart Approach to Smart Cities moving to 2017

Slowly but surely we are beginning to see a transformation take place in many parts of the world, as governments and councils realise they need to take a holistic approach to future city-wide development. In Australia, for example, we see that Adelaide, Canberra, Newcastle, Lake Macquarie, Sydney, Ipswich and Sunshine […]

Universal Smart Energy Framework (USEF)

The growing share of variable generation in Europe is increasing the need for flexibility in the electricity system. By choosing to be flexible about non-time dependent electricity consumption, consumers can help to reduce grid stress. They could lower their energy bills by selling flexibility to market actors who aggregate enough […]