Ambience Data Wins Grant Prize at SVX Pre-Flight

Ambience Data Wins Grant Prize at SVX Pre-Flight

On May 25th, the MaRS Centre for Impact Investing ran the SVX Pre-Flight Demo Day at the TMX Gallery in downtown Toronto. Ambience Data was among 7 other ventures making huge social and environmental impacts, ready with financial propositions for the pitch. We hoped that by participating in the SVX Pre-Flight pitch, our company can ...

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Pujiang Innovation Forum 2017 held in Toronto

Pujiang Innovation Forum 2017 held in Toronto

The Pujiang Innovation Forum 2017 - Canada Forum was held on May 16,2017 in Metro Toronto Convention Center. As a member of Canadian company representatives, Ambience Data has attended this clean technology event. This yearly event serves as the bridge to connect Canadian and Chinese businesses forging an eco-chain between two countries. 2017 Pujiang Innovation Forum was a great success.

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Innovation and Inspiration at OCE Discovery 2017

Innovation and Inspiration at OCE Discovery 2017

As we entered the Metro Toronto Convention Centre, I looked to my side and caught a glimpse of a woman in a casual business suit, banner in hand, running towards the entrance of the discovery showcase floor. People were already setting up their booths, shaking hands, and asking questions at the surrounding booths.

Once ...

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7 Ways Data Centers Can Save Energy

Microsoft has one of the largest data centres in the world, housing anywhere from 1,800 to 2,500 servers in its 750,000 sq. foot facility based in Chicago. On average, each server room consumes 3 MW of energy (for reference, roughly 400-900 houses can run on 1 MW of energy).1

Inside ...

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How Smart Cities Save The Environment (And Your Money)

Right now, 82.3% of the entire US population lives in urban centres. As urban sprawl continues to grow with growing North American populations, more problems emerge: high energy demand, excess water usage, and of course, more vehicles on the road causing more traffic.

 

Los Angeles traffic is ranked as being the worst in ...

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Impacts of Air Pollution Worldwide

Impacts of Air Pollution Worldwide

This year, the United Kingdom saw poor levels of air quality caused by high levels of carbon dioxide and nitrogen dioxide emissions, amongst others. About 20,000 to 30,000 premature deaths are attributed to air pollution per year across England. Populations like the elderly, babies, and pregnant mothers are the most vulnerable to suffering ...

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Spring is Coming... And So Are Allergies

Spring is Coming... And So Are Allergies

Despite the heavy snowstorm that hit Southern Ontario yesterday, we have to face the facts: Spring is coming, and so is the pollen and allergies associated with it.

Allergies can happen at any time of the year however there are more incidences of allergies once tree pollen is released into the air. Other common environmental ...

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Introducing our Ambience Data App

Introducing our Ambience Data App

Ambience provides both the hardware and software tools needed for effective real-time monitoring and data analytics. With our proprietary API, our custom-made mobile app provides functionality and ease of access. 

Pictured above: we were able to view real-time environmental data of Mississauga Road in Mississauga, ON, Canada. On the left, PM 25 levels are ...

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World Water Day

World Water Day

In 1993, the UN designated March 22nd to be known as World Water Day to bring awareness and change to those who have limited access to clean water in addition to how we can improve water security. This year's theme is "wastewater" and focuses on the reduction and reuse of wastewater to achieve ...

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Health and Safety in the Workplace

Numerous scientific studies have shown that healthier and happier employees are more productive in the workplace. These workers, who exercise regularly and eat balanced diets, take less sick days and have shown higher job performances compared to unhealthy and unhappy employees.

Indoor air quality is an important indication of employee health and productivity in the ...

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