The global initiative Smart City is based on sharing ideas to solve urban challenges, and in collaboration with stakeholders from private and academy sectors, citizens and city government, find the best way and resources to solve existing challenges and create tangible solutions. This €420,000 project… Read More »Solve Your Parking Problem with IoT
Now with COVID-19 ramping up again with a second wave, we the global community need to come together even more through local community initiatives, solidarity and cohesion.
Powered by the sunlight and managed remotely smart street light will provide clean energy illumination for pedestrians and children playgrounds. Zero electricity cost, energy savings, 365 days of reliable public lighting and decrease in CO2 emissions.
As populations around the world increasingly struggle to access clean, natural water, at Watergen we have come up with a game-changing solution that uses humidity in the air to create clean and fresh drinking water.
For the Bergen region to grow sustainably, it needs to upgrade the railroad connecting Bergen and Voss. Voss has been estimated to grow by as much as 300% over the next 20 years; meaning that the upgrade would reduce the current 1h 20m commute in… Read More »Planning Municipality Growth Using AI can save 1 year in planning processes
As part of the GrowGreen project, Valencia’s city council has installed a vertical garden in one of the city’s public schools to improve temperature regulation and sound isolation.
Due to the tragic fires and drought in Australia, surviving wildlife have been facing significant challenges. Additional access to water was a major priority and in early January WIRES was able to support work being conducted by Greater Sydney Local Land Services. With support from… Read More »Australia installs emergency water stations for wildlife affected by droughts and fires.
Stray dogs are still a big problem in the majority of today’s world. According to the World Health Organization, there are 200 million stray dogs worldwide. But there are countries with 0 stray dogs. I am talking now about the Netherlands. The country of tulips,… Read More »Reduce the stray dog population and improve your community
The beekeeping tradition in Ljubljana and its outskirts goes back to the time of first prehistoric settlements. Even the name of the village Medno is derived from the word medovit (honey-bearing). A bee and a bee nest are on the oldest door sign in the… Read More »The history of Urban bee keeping in Ljubljana
The purpose of this project was to identify and prevent safety risks related to elderly people living at home, through studies, observations and experiences. The aim was to create a comprehensive system that helps to identify, eliminate and prepare for these risks.