i-DE is to invest €600m to convert Spain’s main urban hubs into smart cities

i-DE, the new branding for Iberdrola's distribution activity in Spain is extending the possibilities of its smart and digitalised network with investments totalling over 600 M€ during the next ten years aimed at helping...

Energy storage systems in Smart Homes

Smart Homes are no longer a vision of the future. Garages, shutters, heaters or electronic devices – nearly every household appliance can be controlled in real time via a smartphone. Smart Homes are everywhere...

Progress in generation technologies causes an acceleration in the energy transition

Capgemini, has published the nineteenth edition of its annual study, which for the first time goes beyond Europe and becomes the World Energy Markets Observatory (WEMO) report, built in partnership with the I4CE, De...

Smart City Expo World Congress shatters all previous records

The 2017 edition of the smart cities summit organized by Fira de Barcelona, Smart City Expo World Congress (SCEWC), closes last Thursday, 17th, its best edition ever. During three days the event brought together...

Schréder and Huawei annonce strategic partnership to light and connect the city with shuffle...

At the Eighth Global Mobile Broadband Forum, Huawei, with the leading global outdoor lighting solutions provider Schréder, launched the Shuffle Site, a multi-functional light column co-developed by the two companies. Shuffle Site is based...

Smart City Expo World Congress will focus on citizen empowerment on its biggest edition

Under the theme Empower Cities, Empower People, Smart City Expo World Congress (SCEWC), the leading international event on smart cities will host on 2017 its biggest edition to date. From November 14 to 16,...

Firm Q3 suggests global clean energy investment for the whole of 2017 may slightly...

Seven giant wind projects, each costing between US$600m and US$4.5bn, and spread between the US, Mexico, the UK, Germany, China and Australia, helped global clean energy investment jump 40% YoY in the third quarter...

GPEX 2018 to establish framework for the energy transition

Policy, technological advances and cost reductions have made a cleaner energy mix a reality, and by 2030, Europe is to meet 27% of its total energy demand with renewable energy, and increase its energy...

European buildings hold an enormous potential of energy saving

The buildings where you sleep, eat, shop, learn and work hold a huge opportunity: EUR 67 billion savings on energy bills for EU citizens annually in 2030, and a reduction in emissions of 156...

Lego city models smart technology

A miniature adaptation of South Australia’s capital Adelaide is stocked with functioning smart lighting and parking applications to help demonstrate its effectiveness to local residents. It was built by the state’s largest Lego club...