Urban Heat Islands: History and Effects

Urban Heat Islands: History and Effects

An urban heat island is a phenomenon in which the temperature in a city is significantly higher than in the surrounding area. Sometimes, this can cause very high temperatures in cities, which can pose a real threat to the elderly, the sick or children. Urban...
When cities become Smart

When cities become Smart

Today the world population is around 7.4 billion people, almost half – 3.6 billion – live in cities, although 10 years ago the share of urban population was around 35%. At such a high rate of urbanization, it becomes increasingly difficult to manage...
Foreseeing the Smart City of the Future with Crea Idea Lab

Foreseeing the Smart City of the Future with Crea Idea Lab

Latitudo 40 and Crea Idea Lab have entered into a Memorandum of Understanding to develop an integrated platform for the smart cities of the future. Headquartered in Barcelona Spain, with offices in Dublin,Ireland and Dubai UEA, CREA IDEA LAB is a consultancy and think...