Ludhiana Smart City Mission to begin phase II of solar project soon
For this project the site survey is almost over and officials have claimed that by the last week of January or first week of February installation process will start.
Indian Green Building Council signs MoU with Mangaluru Smart City Limited
The MoU signed between MSCL and IGBC envisages the joint assessment...
Kerala: SmartCity project gives a push to solar power plants
Though CSML identified more than 60 institutions for setting up rooftop solar pl...
Govt's budgetary push for infra to boost cement industry: CMA
Finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced the plans to set up five new smart cities on PPP model and 100 more airports to be set up by 2024 to support UDAN scheme and allocated Rs 1.7 lakh crore to transportation. Cement manufacturers association said the emphasis on infrastructure development will go a long way to revive cement demand.
Ludhiana: Clock tower will be bright by night
The 114-year-old Victoria Memorial Clock Tower is all set to get a facelift. Even as the monument’s structure will not be changed, it will be illuminated with architectural lights that will enhance its aesthetics.
Mangaluru: Barcode for homes to make door-to-door waste collection efficient
The Mangaluru Smart City Limited (MSCL) will soon introduce a new barcode system for efficient implementation of solid waste management (SWM) in all the 60 wards of Mangaluru city.
US plumbing systems maker Sloan eyes smart cities, airports to expand in India
In India, where it operates through a wholly-owned subsidiary, the company plans to launch products that will help meet the water crisis staring several states.
Sweden to help India in building climate neutral smart city
Gurgaon based developer, M3M, signed an agreement with the Swedish company to develop 165 acre smart city project which will attract a foreign investment of around US$ 2 billion. The smart city will take 7-10 years to complete and will look for foreign investments for different services.
Digital India, Smart City initiatives drive business for Nutanix
Globally, the company has moved towards a subscription-based model, and in the recently reported quarterly results said it had deferred revenue of close to $1 million.
Tech Mahindra wins Rs 500 crore Smart City Project from Pimpri Chinchwad Municipal Corporation
As part of the project, Tech Mahindra will provide ICT (Information and Communication Tehcnology) infrastructure, comprising of technological solutions including city network, smart water, smart sewerage, smart traffic, smart parking, smart environment, CCTV surveillance, data center and disaster recovery center etc.
Vertical gardens to counter growing pollution on roads
Vertical gardens are expensive to install, but local varieties of plants and shrubs make the installation last longer with little use of water.
Bihar: 9 government buildings get solar panels
In fact, the solar rooftop panels on the four buildings of Bankipore Girls’ High School, having a total capacity of 125 kilowatt (kW), have even started generating electricity
Smart City Mission 2.0 likely in 2020
After first Smart Cities Mission for 100 cities, the government will expand the Smart Cities Mission to all 4,000 cities in the country.
Smart cities mission hit by funding blocks
Half of the 23 cities surveyed do not generate enough revenue to even pay for the salaries of their municipal staff.
India joins global alliance on responsible use of smart city technologies
The G20 Global Smart Cities Alliance on Technology Governance will create global norms and policy standards for the use of connected devices in public spaces, a WEF release said.
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