Short Survey about Cities...
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INTERGEO 2020 | Free...
[...] traffic and mobility solutions as well as strategy and security topics. We are powering the Smart City Help Desk. And on a side note, we were able to secure some free tickets for our community . You also can
City of Tequila gears up for a smart future
Although the town has a great industrial history and has attracted UNESCO heritage status, opportunities for growth were limited. This resulted in problems with employment, migration and the disintegration of families.
To help create more jobs and more opportunities, the town’s leaders decided to ramp up the tourism potential around the world-renowned drink. “We’ve done a 180-degree turn [...] to improve the facilities available to both visitors and citizens, and to help local businesses serve them better. “It’s very important that we understand how well our town is functioning 24/7,” explains José
Peer to Peer Energy Trading
[...] called self-consumers) can trade electricity at an agreed-upon price with consumers. P2P trading helps the grid by lowering reserve requirements, providing ancillary services, and reducing peak demand
SMAVARD SMART CITY...
[...] Have you / your city, region, company or start-up implemented an innovative solution that helps to improve urban life? If you can answer 'yes' to this question, you are invited to apply for the third round
Better Energy Flexibility with Radio Base Station Batteries
In the future, the Demand Side Management (DSM) concept should be integrated in the grid / telecom operator relationship from inception as to design the base stations accordingly (power control, back-up and communication dimensioning) to get the sites “DSM-ready”. Further studies to optimize the backup technology to this extend should be launched as soon as possible to complete the picture and optimize the requirements. The demonstration of the benefits envisioned in this pilot may contribute to a regulatory change in the next years to help unlock the value of small and multiple-site