The local government of Viladecans, in Barcelona, set up an energy company based on citizen participation to promote the shift to environmentally friendly power sources and the renovation of homes to make them more energy efficient. In addition, a digital currency was created to reward people for saving energy. The money could be spent at businesses in their area to boost the local economy. The wider goal was to ensure the sustainable use of resources in a socially just community in which citizens play an active role.
Based on big data, EHang's smart logistics ecosystem uses cloud computing and autonomous aerial vehicles (AAVs) to build the aerial logistics network via air transportation. The difficulties in delivering goods to urban and rural areas, industrial parks and islands will be solved and a more intelligent and convenient shopping environment will thus be created. EHang logistics AAVs will fly along with the pre-programmed route, and complete the pre-programmed task. There is no need for manual intervention over the course, improving the delivery efficiency.
The Plastic Bank is a global organisation. It is fighting to end plastic pollution and its devastating impact on the marine environment in particular. Central to its mission is the critical argument that the first thing that needs doing is to cut off the supply of plastic entering our oceans. The vast majority of plastic entering our oceans is in the developing world and one of the key drivers is poverty.
Dubai opened to tourists in July in 2020 and currently requires visitors to provide evidence of a negative coronavirus test taken within 96 hours of travel. Dubai officials have also begun taking sweat samples from visitors upon arrival to put under the noses of specially trained dogs.
SAFE was created with the mindset that through strategic partnerships and the implementation of projects in Latin America, resources, and experiences dedicated to promote, design, and implement sustainability practices can be optimized and have a greater impact in transforming coffee and cocoa landscapes. Their structure allows them to work on local, national, regional, and international stages addressing the specific challenges and opportunities present at each level.
With tourism way down during the COVID-19 pandemic, hotels have begun renting out rooms to local business people during the day. The offer is also favorable for those who are currently forced to work remotely and find it difficult to concentrate on their work at home. Stringent cleaning protocols have motivated guests to feel confident renting hotel rooms for their work.
There is no doubt in our minds that VR will be the primary way people will work and connect in the future. When removing the limitations imposed by the real world, the possibilities of what can be accomplished through VR collaboration are simply unlimited.
The majority of people want more flexibility on how and where they work. Many also prefer a mix of remote and office-based work models. Arthur is a virtual office space that allows people and teams to meet, collaborate, and manage work — all in Virtual Reality.
The company think, that the future of work is personal, agile and fully digital.
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With the spread of the COVID - 19 epidemic, more and more organizations are switching to teleworking, despite the fact that they often do not have the tools to work effectively. To reduce the increased spread of the epidemic, Logmein made certain of its products available free of charge for three months to health and education institutions, local and regional municipalities, and nonprofits.
One of the key policy areas that the Maltese Government has addressed as a response to the COVID-19 pandemic was remote working, which, together with other flexible working arrangements, was already gaining traction prior to the crises. Encouraging people to work from home, limiting interactions between different households, and stopping meetings at the workplace were important mitigation measures to contain the spread of COVID-19 virus.