Smart Sense air quality monitoring station in Chalkida, Greece

02.08.2017

Chalkida, capital of Evia, Greece’s second largest island, leads the way for smart cities since the recent adoption of technologies and applications that improve everyday life. Recently, pilot “smart" applications were installed in the city for parking, lighting, and air quality monitoring through a single management platform. The project, jointly implemented by OTE Group, Cisco, KAFKAS and OTS proves in practice how technology can improve our daily lives.

The air quality monitoring, established by OTE Group and developed and enabled by Smart Sense, utilizes top-quality sensors identifying harmful emissions in the atmosphere and three types of particles. It will also measure temperature, humidity, and atmospheric pressure, thus enabling the Municipal Authority to optimize plans and implement actions for reducing air pollution and improving residents' wellbeing.

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