By 2030, 60 percent of the world’s population will live in cities. As our cities get larger and more complex, we have an opportunity to use new “smart” technologies to cut energy consumption, lower operational costs, decrease air pollution, protect water supplies, and deliver new services to offer citizens a better quality of life.
Intelligent street lighting is recognized by many city leaders as a first step toward the development of a smart city and can help cities increase energy efficiency, keep residents safe, improve sustainability, and attract new businesses.
TOWER OF POWER: A smart city will require smarter infrastructure. The Totem Power platform combines solar power, communications, energy storage, and EV charging, taking the concept of a utility pole to a whole new level.