Over the past few months my colleague from the Schneider Electric US Water / Waste Water Competency Center, Dick McDonnell, and I have been working with the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) to help answer the question “How does a city become more sustainable?”
Schneider Electric abrirá este año en la ciudad condal el primer Centro de Excelencia Smart City en el mundo. La compañía firmó un acuerdo con el Ayuntamiento de Barcelona para la implementación de una movilidad inteligente en la capital catalana.
WaterSmart Software, a small startup in San Francisco, is working with local water districts in California and other states to transform meter data into easy-to-understand home water reports that are mailed directly to homeowners or made accessible via the Web and mobile devices.
Gerard Martin is one of the leading scholars of Colombia’s cities, particularly Medellín and Bogota. He’s the former director of the Colombia Program at Georgetown University’s Center for Latin American Studies. He’s also the author of Medellín. Tragedia y Resurreccion. Mafia, Ciudad, Estado. 1975-2012, which comes out in a second Spanish edition this month.