Category: Smart Cities

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NDMC does stupendously well by completing ⅔ rd projects under Smart City mission!

New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) was one of the first 20 Smart Cities chosen by Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs, Government of India (MoHUA). NDMC Smart City Limited, a special purpose vehicle which was formulated on 28th July 2016 has focused on urban mobility, water management, sanitation, placemaking, green initiatives and integrated area-based development. […]

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Namchi Smart City

Namchi Smart City stands out in North East India under the Smart City Mission

Namchi Smart City has emerged as the highest-ranking city from North-East India. It has been ranked 36th in the country under Smart Cities Mission. Namchi Smart City Mission(NSCM) has focussed on projects like the Integrated Water Supply Project, smart pedestrian walkway project, smart lighting, public utilities project and integrated command control centre. These projects are […]

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Tirupati Municipal Corporation revamps the city’s Garbage Transportation

Municipal Corporation of Tirupati (MCT) has come forward in order to recycle the daily generated garbage from the city in a scientific manner. For this, three garbage transfer stations to load the garbage into big size trucks by using compressing methods have been built.  Under Smart City projects, MCT has constructed garbage transfer stations in […]

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Chennai Smart City wins the Digital Transformation Award 2019

Chennai Smart City Limited (CSCL) recently bagged the award for ‘Social Innovation for Acceleration Transition to Sustainable Cities’ in Digital Transformation Award 2019, held in New Delhi. The award was received by M Govinda Roa, Managing Director, CSCL and Deputy Commissioner (Works), Greater Chennai Corporation. The Greater Chennai Corporation and CSCL’s efforts were recognized for […]

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Bhopal: India’s Smart-est City

The city of Lakes is on the way to gain a new name as India’s most True Smart City under the works undertaken as part of Bhopal Smart City  Project. Tarun Pithode, Bhopal’s district Collector and Smart city Chairman said that by the end of the year, around 400 smart poles will be installed to […]

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Startups to contribute to the Smart City model

The National Investment Promotion and Facilitation Agency Invest India announced about a workshop that is to be held in Pune called ‘Smart Cities Technology Showcase Day’, it is organized in partnership with the Smart Cities Mission, a Government of India initiative. The workshop is intended to bridge the gap between Smart Cities and startups, these […]

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Sebi amends norms to raise funds via ‘Muni Bonds’ for Smart City mission

Security and Exchange Board of India (Sebi),in it’s move to help smart cities and other registered entities working in city planning and development i.e.urban development authorities and city planning agencies that perform functions similar to a municipality would be allowed to raise money by issuing ‘debt securities’ or otherwise known as ‘Muni Bonds’. Sebi has […]

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Erode City Municipal Corporation to bio-mine 7.4 acres of waste

Under the Smart City Mission, the Erode City Municipal Corporation has proposed to bio-mine waste at Vairapalayam for a total cost of Rs 37.25 crore. It plans to reuse 7.4 acre land at Vairapalayam compost yard that is located along river Cauvery. The work order for bio-mine of solid waste has been issued to Zigma […]

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Chandigarh smart city limited to set up 20 water ATMS

Chandigarh Smart City Limited(CSCL) to build 20 water ATMs on a public-private partnership model. The dream of safe drinking water to be accessible to everyone would be a step closer by starting water ATMs in 20 prime locations under the Smart City Mission.The Finance and Contract Committee has approved the installation of mobile water vending […]

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The AI way to cleaner air

The prospects look promising for the deployment of artificial intelligence (AI) in the quest for a clean and liveable environment in urban settings with an emphasis on a smart green and liveable city. In particular, it should give special importance to ‘emissions abatement’ because reducing emissions intensity and volume will lower particulate air pollution and […]

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