GEDCo and Al Qarara Municipality are about to start the smart neighborhood project after completing the installation of the lighting units

GEDCo and Al Qarara Municipality preparing to start the smart neighborhood project in Al Qarara soon, especially after completing the installation of lighting units in the neighborhood as the last phase of the project which started several months ago.

The concept of ​​the smart neighborhood is based on the integration of services and infrastructure between GEDCo  and the municipality in a way that serves the interest of the citizen, for example, limited electricity for lighting will be provided to the neighborhood in the periods of scheduled power cut ; through the integration of the distribution network with various local sources in the municipality such as solar energy and alternative generators.

The Smart Neighborhood project with Al Qarara Municipality is the first project of this kind with the Gaza Strip municipalities in the strive to create smart models for selected residential neighborhoods that are adapted to employ modern technology in order to ease the citizens living in all the services they need.

The project will start in the coming period to be the first smart neighborhood in the Gaza Strip that adopts advanced technology.