New York tops American greenest smart cities

 

According to the Eden Strategy Institute, New York tops the list of the 10 Smart City Governments in the U.S.. The city has split its smart city initiatives between the Mayor’s Office of Sustainability, the Mayor’s Office of Recovery and Resiliency, and the Mayor’s Office of the Chief Technology Officer. Together they are focusing on smart water, waste, and electric lighting management to reduce environmental impact while coping with the city’s growing population. Two other American cities, Philadelphia, PA and Kansas City, MO, made it into the top 50 worldwide.

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