Towards sustainable, Smart Communities G7 Summit, 26-26 May 2017 in Taormina, Italy As world leaders gather for the annual G7 meeting, taking place in Taormina, Italy from 26 to 27 May 2017, the Climate Change – The New Economy magazine , the official G7 summit magazine, has pu
Invitation to join Webinar 11 May 2016 10:00 Eastern Daylight Time | 16:00 Central European Summer Time. The Clean Energy Solutions Center, in partnership with the United Nations Foundation’s Energy Access Practitioner Network and IEC, the International Electrotechnical Commis
The Jeju Special Self-Governing Province, Korea, aims to lead global low carbon green growth. By 2030, the island is planning to put in place a carbon-free infrastructure comprising a Smart Grid, broad electric vehicle (EV) network, renewable energy generation and more. The IEC (Inter
On the move… Obstacles to mobility are a major problem facing most cities. With increasing population density cities have to apply more sustainable solutions to move people to their individual destinations while overcoming traffic congestion and pollution. IEC work covers the la
IEC and Smart Energy ¦ Building a Smart City is highly complex. Every city faces its own challenges and requires its own mix of solutions. However, there is one common denominator that greatly simplifies this task: International Standards. International energy-related Standards can co
Join the #mysmartcity campaign this week, in the run up to the #COP21 meeting in Paris. IEC recognizes that Smart Cities are key to energy efficiency and to mitigating the effects of climate change. Please add the #mysmartcity hashtag to your social media outreach. For more about the
The finalists of Wearables For Good Challenge by UNICEF have been announced and you can learn more about them here. A challenge was to design wearable and sensor technology that serves people in resource constrained environments. The winners will be announced in November.