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Technological innovations are enabling a new way of producing food transforming indoor environments into places where fruits and vegetables can be grown without soil, close to the city, with an extremely short supply chain, fully independent of weather fluctuations, while reducing demand on water and chemicals. One of the pioneers

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CitiesFuture of...

There’s a long list of trends or technologies that made the leap from science fiction to reality. Could the features of a circular city be next?

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CitiesNews

A fleet of electric and autonomous vehicles and drones seamlessly respond to and deliver products ordered via online platforms, their routes and energy optimised through intelligent data. It isn’t a vision that will necessarily excite everyone, but as the technologies continue to develop and the cost saving potential is quantified,

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BusinessCitiesEnergy and Material FlowsPodcasts

We speak with Jim Miller, Google’s Vice President of Global Operations about what the circular economy can do for this leading contemporary’s business.

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CitiesPodcasts

Colin Webster speaks with Elizabeth Yee, the Vice President of City Solutions for 100RC and help us to ask what we can learn from how cities are overcoming resilience challenges.

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CitiesFuture of...

The Fab City uses digital manufacturing to relocate food, energy and industrial production in an urban setting, creating a locally self-sufficient and globally connected city.

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CitiesNews

One of the very first attempts at leveraging data and new algorithm capabilities, Kutsuplus was part of city-wide plans to reduce car usage in Helsinki.

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CitiesNews

The new Solaire development constructed in Lower Manhatten is trying a novel new method, offering a fleet of BMWs, including four of the manufacturer’s latest electric vehicle – the i3 – as part of the deal.

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CitiesEnergy and Material FlowsFeatured

Human activities have started to disrupt the well-tuned water cycle in ways that risk our future prosperity. Could circular economy principles help?

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BusinessCitiesNews

enault has partnered with OSVehicle to create POM, a new electric vehicle (EV), open source and available for customisation by start-ups, independent labs, private customers and researchers.

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