Join another event from our EPC series. We will tackle pre-contractual challenges: negotiating, tendering, provisioning the contract and more mainly in Oil and Gas, Petrochemical refineries and Power Generation. Attend, gain valuable info as well as CLE credit hours!
Lessons learned - Interview with Chief Architect of Barcelona, the 1st Smart City
We conducted an exclusive interview with Vicente Guallart, who participated in Barcelona's transformation into a Smart City.
According to Juniper Research, Barcelona is the 1 st Smart City in the World. We conducted an exclusive interview with Vicente Guallart, who participated in Barcelona's transformation into a Smart City. He was Chief Architect of Barcelona City Council from 2011 to 2015. The Fleming. team asked him about his understanding of the Smart Cities concept and what is keeping him inspired for future creative projects in Barcelona.
What does the term 'Smart City' mean to Barcelona?
need to transform ideas into reality. We have defined the idea of
Barcelona becoming a self-sufficient city, within the next 40 years a
city able to produce all the energy it needs, as well as food and
things inside the city. We need to make cities productive again in
order to empower their citizens. So, we need to make those ideas
possible, and we are working hard in this direction.
Check out more articles on Smart Cities at http://smartcitiesasia.blogspot.my/
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Process Analyzers and Sampling Systems
Achieve optimal performance through understanding of operating principles, possible interference and practical knowledge.
Power Plant Innovation Summit
A platform that looks to bring together the key industry players to discuss the milestones achieved and obstacles faced in creating a more efficient and effective Power Plants in Asia Pacific.
Wind of change
How many wind turbines would it take to power the world? Steve Sawyer the Global Wind Energy Council's Secretary General, did the math: 21,000 terawatt-hours (the average annual global electricity consumption) divided by 0.005256 terawatt-hours of annual wind energy production per wind turbine equals approximately 3,995,434 onshore turbines.
Gone with the Wind
In last years, the wind energy has matured dramatically. We have prepared an infographic to immerse you in the topic.
Let's have an eco-ride with the Renault Twizy
A few days ago, I attended a smart and green city solutions exhibition. As I was passing by the booths, an unusual looking car grabbed my attention.