10 of the Smartest Buildings in the World
By 2060, the world’s population could be 10 billion, according to projections from the United Nations, which, incidentally, also anticipates that more than two-thirds of the world population will live in urban areas by 2050. Supporting the earth’s quickly growing population demands more intelligent use of resources. Enter smart buildings, which can help optimize energy consumption while also offering an array of other capabilities such as ensuring optimal use of office space while also gauging employee productivity. Here, we round up ten smart buildings, from a smart factory to smart office buildings to cutting-edge stadiums.