Published: 12th Nov 2019

The programme, managed and developed by the Association of Directors of Environment, Economy, Planning & Transport (ADEPT), is set to develop new SMART approaches across communications, materials, energy solutions and mobility. Projects range from harvesting renewable energy from roads and innovative data analytics to using plastics in road surfacing treatment. Buckinghamshire County Council is one of nine local authorities to run one of the innovative projects. David Aimson, data and digital delivery team leader at Buckinghamshire County Council talks about how his local authority is focused on creating a SMART, connected community in Aylesbury Garden Town. Buckinghamshire’s Live Labs Project is looking at new and emerging transport technology which we will be trialling on the streets of Aylesbury. This is a broad scope and includes work on smart road technology, transport data and renewable energy. Live Labs is about testing real technology, in real scenarios, with the aim of sharing … (To read the full article, subscribe below)