Using building data to make informed customer operation decisions

IoT is forcing utilities to adapt to the increasing digitisation of the industry, especially in the world of increased customer choice

EIB and UN expand cooperation on climate action

The European Investment Bank and the UNEP have signed an agreement o expand cooperation on measures addressing climate change.

Cities leading climate action and transparency more than doubles

CDP has revealed that the number of global cities leading on climate action and transparency has more than doubled in 2019 compared to in 2018.
sustainability reporting

Mining giant pledges $1 billion to meet climate change targets

Rio Tinto will invest around $1 billion over the next five years to meet its 2030 climate change targets and 2050 net-zero emissions goal.

Cooling the Middle East is a hot topic

According to the International District Energy Association, demands for air conditioning currently create 50-70% of electricity demand. The International Energy Agency estimates that it...
Helsinki Energy Challenge

Helsinki unveils €1 million global challenge to meet 2035 carbon-neutral goal

The City of Helsinki has unveiled the Helsinki Energy Challenge to eliminate coal as the main source of district heating.
smart grid

Itron wins Boras Elnat – Swedish tender for grid modernisation

Boras Elnat will leverage Itron’s industrial IoT network to connect some 46,000 new smart electric meters.

Eversource announces $1.1bn Massachusetts grid acquisition deal

Eversource Energy has reached an agreement with NiSource to purchase the Massachusetts natural gas assets of Columbia Gas for $1.1 billion.
the gambia

EIB’s 2019 funding supports over €10bn worth of projects in Africa

EIB has invested €3 billion across 22 countries in Africa in 2019 to support €10.7 billion worth of projects.
Smart lighting

Smart lighting to top $38 billion in the next 6 years

Research and Markets projects that the global smart lighting market size will reach an estimated $38.68 billion by 2026.

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