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  • New Zealand smart city projects shine in IDC awards shortlist

    ​New Zealand has achieved strong representation in the shortlist for IDC’s Smart City Asia Pacific Awards 2017. New Zealand projects are finalists in six of the 14 award categories: Transportation; Public Works; Smart Grid; Smart Water; Connected Health; Tourism, Arts, Libraries, Culture, Open Spaces.

  • Power play over smart electricity grid

    A group of electricity companies, likely to include major generators, retailers and meter manufacturers, will hold a meeting in the next two weeks to discuss cooperation on appropriate “smart grid” standards.

  • We’re a long way to 'smart' already, says Orion chief

    There is already a degree of digital intelligence in the distribution network of lines companies, says Roger Sutton, CEO of lines company Orion, and the companies themselves have plans to grow the network’s intelligence further.