Flying cars. Teleporting. Space suits. When we think of the cities of the future, the word ‘sustainable’ is not necessarily the first thing that springs to mind. And even if those ‘The Jetsons’ inspired predictions come true one day, the city of the future is already here, and it’s not only super hi-tech, it’s eco-friendly, too.
At BT, we are at the front of a movement towards a more intelligent, and more sustainable future. Working on the MK: SMART project will see Milton Keynes transformed through the creation of a city-wide open access Internet of Things (IoT) network. This will gather real-time information and provide innovative analysis tools to enable much more efficient use of transport, water and energy infrastructures. [Read more...]