The Smart Cities Mission is a new and innovative incentive by the government of India to drive economic growth and improve the quality of life of the people by enabling local development and harnessing technology as a means to create smart outcomes for the citizens. These cities deploy innovative technologies, create more innovative ways of delivering public services and make better use of data with the objective of becoming more sustainable, prosperous and create a better place to live in. Moreover, Smart Cities boost real estate by giving a significant push to urbanization in the country.
The types of smart technologies and the smart processes that help achieve this goal are numerous. The key components are smart grids, energy storage, building efficiency and efficient transport and communication systems. [Read more…]