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Smart Cities – the ideal city of the future

With the initial focus being on energy efficiency, public safety, and sustainability, the cities will soon graduate to build solutions around health, education, and system integration spanning all sectors.

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Government picks 11 cities for Rs. 437 cr pilot project under FAME India

Cities selected to launch the pilot project of Multi-Modal Electric Public Transport for introducing electric buses, taxis and three-wheelers

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Maharashtra Govt Sets Up Panel On Urban Transport

The four member committee headed by Transport Commissioner, comprises of Nashik Municipal Corporation's (NMC) commissioner Abhishek Krushna, managing director of Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation (MSRTC) and a joint or deputy secretary of Urban Development Department as its member secretary

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In Smart City Plan, People Should Be The Main Focus

In last five years, Barcelona has transformed itself into one of the most advanced European cities. The city has smartly embedded technology with green living together and has created a city, which is smart, healthy and retaining its vibrant culture. Antonio Vives, CEO of City Transformation Agency, Barcelona the man behind the transformation of Barcelona into a Smart City, in a brief chat with BW Smart Cities

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“Allow Private Players In Public Transport"

Bernard Tabary, International CEO, Keolis, a private French transport group makes case for more private participation in the development of Indian public transport system.

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Govt to focus on reducing water, power use by half in 20 years

Reducing water and power use by half and promoting renewable energy and public transport are "key elements" of the government's urban development strategy for the next 20 years.

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Delhi govt to set up UMTA to expedite transport projects

United Multi-modal Transport Authority (UMTA) will directly report to Assembly and heads of every department will be part of this authority to ensure better coordination to make the public transport system better in the national capital

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A well-integrated mix of public transport is key, says Delhi Metro MD

At the recently-held BW Urban Conclave, Dr. Mangu Singh – MD DMRC – talked about the Delhi Metro, its hits & misses and questions he has to answer everywhere he goes. Here are the excerpts from a panel discussion on “The Challenge of Building Rapid Transport Networks”

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