HafenCity: A resilient European city on the waterfront
Jul05

HafenCity: A resilient European city on the waterfront

Globally, rising urban populations are increasing the number of people, and the amount of infrastructure, exposed to climate change-related extreme weather events. At the same time, the growth of cities has contributed towards climate change through increased emissions. HafenCity, a resilient European city on the waterfront One city that is exploring urban solutions that protect both people and infrastructure from climate change,...

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BRTS (Bus Rapid Transit System) – A fail or Pass- becoming potential smart cities projects
Jul04

BRTS (Bus Rapid Transit System) – A fail or Pass- becoming potential smart cities projects

INTRODUCTION Rapid transit in India consists of bus, metro, monorail and light rail systems. Bus Rapid Transit System (BRTS) is a rapid transit for city bus service in India. Bus Systems under JnNURM (Jawaharlal Nehru National Urban Renewal Mission) in India was a massive city-modernisation scheme launched by the Government of India under Ministry of Urban Development. It envisaged a total investment of over $20 billion over seven...

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Creating a water-secure, climate-resilient world
Jul04

Creating a water-secure, climate-resilient world

Creating a water-secure, climate-resilient world

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