How to make Australia’s growing urban fringes smart

Australia’s more established communities are using technology to become smarter and more efficient. But smart infrastructure is largely out of reach for fast-growing suburbs that are struggling to provide the basic services. Harnessing data that already exists could be one solution for these new communities.

Brisbane set to sign first customers to district cooling network

The first customers of Brisbane’s CBD district cooling system will be signing up by the year’s end and the Australian-first initiative has the scope to be duplicated across the city and beyond, according to Brisbane’s sustainability agency CitySmart. CitySmart chief executive Neil Horrocks said the initial arrangement would cover the CBD of Brisbane – virtually […]