We want to cre­ate a smart city where people live longer, health­i­er and more pros­per­ous lives, with bet­ter skills, in a safe and sus­tain­able envir­on­ment. We believe we can achieve this through ideas, empower­ment, great lead­er­ship and mak­ing the most of the resources we have.

Intelligence Driven

We use inform­a­tion and data to improve our under­stand­ing of our city and its chal­lenges.

People Focused

We put people at the heart of our work, sup­port­ing and empower­ing our cit­izens.

Smart Leadership

We share our know­ledge and expert­ise in Smart City lead­er­ship on a glob­al stage.

Circular Principles

We’re embed­ding cir­cu­lar eco­nomy prin­ciples with­in our work to cre­ate a more sus­tain­able city.

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Awarded Smart City of the Year 2015



Can the sharing economy actually help the planet?

With the grow­ing scarcity of raw mater­i­als coupled with the increas­ing pres­sures for skills, ser­vices, hous­ing, and oth­er spaces, the shar­ing eco­nomy is increas­ingly seen as an appeal­ing solu­tion to the chal­lenges we face in cit­ies. But how sus­tain­able is the shar­ing…

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Businesses Discuss Peterborough’s Circular Future

Over 40 busi­ness del­eg­ates from organ­isa­tions across Peter­bor­ough have helped to define how the city can meas­ure its pro­gress towards cre­at­ing a Cir­cu­lar Eco­nomy. By adopt­ing cir­cu­lar eco­nom­ic prin­ciples, the Depart­ment for Envir­on­ment, Food and Rur­al Affairs (DEFRA)…

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