The projects of Kayseri Metropolitan Municipality within the "Smart City" targets are shown as an example in the "2020-2023 National Smart Cities Strategy and Action Plan" by the Ministry of Environment and Urbanization.
Turkey, with a great effort of the cities 'Smart City' is work in progress, Kayseri Metropolitan Municipality, the 'Smart Cities' manages to remain with the applications on the agenda. Ministry of Environment and Urbanism 'Smart Cities 2020-2023 National Strategy and Action Plan in the framework of Kayseri Metropolitan, in smart city projects in Turkey were shown between two smart city projects with successful examples.
HAS BEEN AN EXAMPLE IN TRANSPORT AND ENERGY
Ministry's' 2020-2023 National Smart Cities Strategy and Kayseri is located in the Action Plan for Metropolitan, with transport 'Smart Intersection', while in the energy field 'Sustainable Energy Action Plan' with examples of smart city applications in Turkey.
Thanks to the "Smart Intersection" application implemented by the Kayseri Metropolitan Municipality, automatic counts are made with the sensors placed at the intersections and the superiority of the passage to the road with more vehicles is automatically determined. In this way, unnecessary waiting times during crossings with high number of vehicles are avoided, the traffic density is reduced and the fuel saving of vehicles is contributed, and the greenhouse gas emission rate of the vehicles in the city is minimized.
EFFICIENT ENERGY USE WITH A SUSTAINABLE ENERGY ACTION PLAN
With the 'Sustainable Energy Action Plan', Kayseri Metropolitan Municipality plans to encourage citizens to use energy efficiency and renewable energy resources, and thus aims to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. As a public institution that adopts the fight against climate change as a vision, the Metropolitan Municipality creates a dynamism to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and encourages its citizens to use energy efficiency and renewable energy resources.
MANY SMART PROJECTS ABOUT TRANSPORTATION
Kayseri Transportation Inc., affiliated with the Metropolitan, continues its activities with many projects focused on Smart City and Smart Transportation themes within the R&D Center, which started its activities as of November 1, 2018 with the approval of the Ministry of Industry and Technology. Project teams; It serves Kayseri and the sector in the subjects of Rail Systems and Equipment, Signalization and Magnetic Sensors, Electronic Inspection Systems (EDS) Focused Image Processing and Radar Technologies, Transportation Oriented Optimization Models and Applications, Geographic Software, Urban Intelligent Information Systems. In Kayseri Metropolitan, transportation related projects such as Kaniş Intersection Controller and Adaptive Intersection, Magnetic Intelligent Transportation Sensor (MAUS), Kayseri Intelligent Public Transportation System (KAKTUS), Kayseri Transportation Mobile Application, Smart Signboards and Stops, City Parking Density Information Signs has been put into practice.