Nokia Siemens signs services deal for digital eco-city

Nordic digital-planning company Digi Eco City has selected telecommunications equipment supplier Nokia Siemens Networks to provide consulting services for the planned digital eco-city, Digi Eco City, in Gongqing in the Jiangxi Province of China.

The partnership is aimed at developing Gongqing into a model city based on the principles of sustainable development that uses digital technology to provide a high quality of life to its residents.

Nokia Siemens Networks will provide consultancy services on business model and information and communications technology (ICT) architecture design for the eco-city, with a focus on smart metering, energy management and ICT infrastructure.