Turning municipal wastewater into freshwater using recycled CO2

Source Link [Aug 11, 2021: Lehigh University] Turning wate water into fresh drinking water (CREDIT: Creative Commons) Turning cities’ wastewater into usable freshwater is an environmental win. Engineering the system to be more energy efficient makes a good idea even better. Using a greenhouse gas—carbon dioxide—to power the process? It’s an approach that’s potentially transformational, […]

Ground and aerial robots heading to construction site

Source Link For anyone who doubts automation is coming to the construction site, another piece of evidence: a leading enterprise drone data company has just acquired a robotics software company in a bid to help customers orchestrate aerial and ground robots in industries like energy, agriculture, and construction. The announcement from DroneDeploy, which will acquire New […]

Shipping containers used to build LA housing complex for the homeless

Source Link American firms NAC Architecture and Bernards have used shipping containers to form private apartments in a Los Angeles facility for people experiencing homelessness. The Hilda L Solis Care First Village – formerly known as the Vignes Street Interim Housing Project – is located on a 4.2-acre (1.7-hectare) site in Downtown Los Angeles. The […]

MIMs Plus Technical Specifications final version 4 released

Open and Agile Smart Cities Following consultation and feedback from the Living-in.EU Tech Sub Group, the MIMs Plus Technical Specifications final version 4 was released today on the Living-in.EU website Open & Agile Smart Cities (OASC), representing more than 150 sub-national governments, leads the development of the MIMs Plus, through the Living-in.EU Tech Sub Group. MIMs […]