Category Archives: Sustainability

Smart Cities Around the World

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Smart cities are the new fad. People all around the world are trying to make cities better equipped with technology for energy, surveillance, healthcare and infrastructure. Cities are centers of innovation, beehives of social activity, hotbeds of creativity, and among the world’s most fascinating places to visit. Cities are growing; according to National Geographic, by […]

Food Security and its relevance in today’s world

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By 2050, the world must feed nine billion people. According to the Global Hunger Index 2014, India ranks 55 out of the world’s 120 hungriest countries even behind some of its smaller South Asian counterparts like Nepal (rank 44) and Sri Lanka (39). Food security, as defined by the United Nations’ Committee on World Food Security, […]

Technology in Urban Planning

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“Urban Planning is described as a technical or political process concerned with the development, and use of land, welfare of people, planning permission, design of the urban environment including transportation and communication networks, protection and enhancement of the natural environment”. Modern urban planning ascended as a profession in the beginning of the 20th century, largely […]

Smart Waste Management

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Rise in population and modernization has resulted in an upsurge in the demand for food and essential supplies. Modern methods of packaging for transportation and storage purposes has resulted in large quantities of waste being generated in each household. Waste management is an essential prerequisite for an ecologically sustainable development. Waste Management involves all the […]

Smart Mobility – Solving Urban Traffic Challanges

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Urbanization is a process by which the economic activities are concentrated in a geographical space which enables the agglomeration of people. The process of urbanization takes place when the number of people living in the urban area increases. Rural to urban migration is the most common aspect of urbanization. India saw the speed of urbanization […]

Innovation for Sustainability

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VALLURI TECHNOLOGY ACCELERATORS believes that the future is about convergence of technologies through collaborative approaches and creating solutions that drive positive changes in societies. Our intent is to create and innovate sustainable low cost solutions through convergence of multiple technologies. To address the Indian societal need, we determined the following areas to be of greatest […]