Creatively Financing Future Cities | Straits Times (Sep 2012)

By Ayesha Khanna 

"The phenomenon of urbanization is matched in profoundness by the acceleration of technologies that have the potential to make infrastructure efficient, sustainable and integrated. The combination of “soft” infrastructure like water sensors, intelligent traffic management systems and solar panels, with traditional “hard” infrastructure like damns, roads and buildings presents an opportunity for emerging countries to leapfrog to better managed urban environments."