Megacities selected as a big data project to watch by the UN Big Data Climate Challenge
Logo of the Big Data Climate Challenge with the words "Big Data Climate Challenge" and "Climate Summit 2014"

The United Nations today, September 2nd, announced the winners of the  Big Data Climate Challenge at the UN Climate Summit on September 23rd at UN Headquarters in New York .

The Megacities Carbon Project, selected as a project to watch, is being established for the megacities of Los Angeles and Paris, and will leverage robust methods for assessing carbon emissions and rapid improvements in measurement technology to monitor the atmospheric trends of carbon attributed to the world’s largest cities.

Learn more about the Megacities Carbon Project.