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Hawa Dawa provides data-based decision-making platform to reduce traffic-induced emissions in Mainz

Better urban air quality does not need drastic measures – but a meaningful database for decisions

Hawa Dawa has been commissioned by Stadtwerke Mainz with an innovative and result-driven project: creating a sustainable data-based decision-making basis. Hawa Dawa will propose stepped measures to improve urban air quality based on their projected impact on air quality, applying data-based analyses, and forecasts. For this purpose, an intelligent infrastructure for collecting environmental and traffic data as well as a data platform for evaluation is established. Read more

The winners of the Smart Air City Campaign have been announced

Four cities on the way to the Smart Air City: Hawa Dawa congratulates the city of Ingolstadt – represented by Stadtwerke Ingolstadt -, Energiemittel Mittelrhein AG, Mainova AG and Enercity AG. The four winners will get four Hawa Dawa Sentience air quality measurement devices and access to the Hawa Dawa data management platform free of charge for four months. (More details are available in the German version)

Cities measure air quality – free test phase of 4 months: Hawa Dawa launches Smart Air City 2019 campaign

Hawa Dawa startet die diesjährige Smart Air City Kampagne: Vier Städten werden für vier Monate jeweils vier Sentience Luftqualitätsmessgeräte kostenlos zur Verfügung gestellt. Bewerbungen sind ab sofort bis 31. Dezember 2019 möglich. Read more

Meschede secures pioneering position in air quality management

Hawa Dawa and the district and university town of Meschede are extending the monitoring period agreed as part of the “Smart Air City” campaign by a further six months to one year. Thus, Meschede underpins its intention to actively address the issue of air quality. Read more

Largest urban measurement network in Germany

Hawa Dawa installs 35 metering boxes in the Northern Alliance urban area. The eight municipalities of the NordAllianz, Eching, Garching, Hallbergmoos, Ismaning, Neufahrn, Oberschleißheim, Unterföhring and Unterschleißheim, have decided to expand a digital measurement network to record urban air quality. NordAllianz relies on the smart technology of Hawa Dawa. The company already operates similar measurement networks of Internet of Things (IoT)-enabled measurement boxes in the cities of Munich, Germering, Meschede and Bern in Switzerland to increase transparency on air quality for citizens and decision-makers. Read more

Potential for traffic management to reduce pollution hotspots shown in Munich pilot

Hawa Dawa, in collaboration with Siemens Mobility and ryd, have demonstrated the effectiveness of an eco-routing pilot launched at the end of 2018.

Hawa Dawa, in collaboration with Siemens Mobility and ryd, have demonstrated the effectiveness of an eco-routing pilot launched at the end of 2018. The four-week pilot project “Clean Air in Munich” (SLIM) tested whether data-based route recommendations based on predicted pollution levels have an influence on the route choice of Munich drivers. Read more

Hawa Dawa supports the city of Meschede on the way to a ‚Smart Air City‘

This post is available in German only

Meschede ist Smart Air City: Messung der Luftqualität wird vorbereitet Meschede wird zum Vorreiter in Sachen Luftqualität: Die Kreis- und Hochschulstadt hat im Rahmen der Kampagne „Smart Air City“ der Hawa Dawa GmbH aus München gewonnen. Damit stellt das Unternehmen der Kommune Meschede die Luftqualitätsdaten von sechs Sensoren für sechs Monate kostenfrei zur Verfügung. Read more

Eco Routing becomes reality – the navigation device becomes sustainable

It sounds like a dream of the future if navigation systems could not only show the fastest route, but also the one with the least air pollution. Drivers would be exposed to fewer air pollutants and cities could breathe easier. This vision of the future is called eco-sensitive traffic management and its implementation in reality is currently being tested by Siemens Mobility GmbH together with the two Munich start-ups Thinxnet GmbH (ryd) and Hawa Hawa GmbH in a one-month field trial. Read more

Smart Quarter in Munich North: powered by Hawa Dawa

Munich’s north is becoming a “smart quarter”.

The EU initiative “Civitas Eccentric” is upgrading the Domagkpark and Parkstadt Schwabing neighbourhoods into environmentally sustainable districts. The project is part of the EU’s Horizon 2020 initiative, which uses integrated mobility concepts to reduce traffic and alleviate the parking situation. In addition to Munich, the cities of Stockholm, Madrid, Turku and Ruse are also among the project cities Read more