In the coming decades, long-standing assumptions will no longer hold true. Like any disruptive technology, it’s hard to estimate at the outset what the outcome will be.
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May 2016 | 4 minutes
Moving Toward One Energy Future
The world realized there will be only one energy future when consensus about carbon emissions reductions was formed among the nations participating in the 2015 United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP21) in Paris.
|Theme||Resilience , Society|
January 2017 | 6 minutes
Designing for Safety, Security and Resilience in Our Urban Environments
With Australia’s current national terrorism threat level ranked as ‘probable’, it is impossible to ignore the fact that individuals or groups may have the intent and capability to carry out an attack. The face of terrorism is constantly changing and so must we. WSP’s Associate for Technology Systems, Luke Gordon, presents some proactive security measures for the design of our urban environments.
|Theme||Technology , Society|
February 2017 | 6 minutes
Lighting Up Dark Spaces
In the past decade, few product development and application areas have seen more innovation than lighting design, and this trend looks set to continue. Associate Director for Vision Design, Fiona Venn, looks at the lighting solutions that are likely to have the most profound impact on our current and future spaces, with a focus on dynamic light.
|Theme||Technology , Places|
January 2018 | 3 minutes
Electric Vehicles Driving Change to New Mobility
As global concern for air quality continues to grow, the concept of electric vehicles has emerged as one of the most advanced strands of New Mobility. Questions surrounding infrastructure, energy demand and subsidies remain, but a shift to electric appears miles ahead of other new propulsion technologies.
|Theme||Mobility , Resilience|