HARTFORD, Conn. – Save Energy Now. United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), along with over 100 manufacturing companies, have partnered with the U.S. Department of Energy to save energy.
On Wednesday, Jan. 26, United Technologies will open the doors of its Hamilton Sundstrand plant in Windsor Locks to peer companies and suppliers to explain what works – and how – in cutting energy costs and consumption. The U.S. Department of Energy cited United Technologies as an energy efficiency leader and executives from Carrier, Pratt & Whitney, Hamilton Sundstrand and Sikorsky will share success stories on energy efficiency and sustainability.
The Save Energy Now LEADER showcase will be held from 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. at Hamilton Sundstrand in Windsor Locks. Media are invited to attend from 1:30 – 2:30 p.m. The event will feature guest speaker Paul Scheihing, of the U.S. Department of Energy Development and Deployment. Attendees will tour the Hamilton Sundstrand plant and receive the Supplier Energy Management Guidebook – an industry first, which shares UTC best practices.
In 2009, United Technologies joined the U.S. Department of Energy’s Save Energy Now initiative. Over the past 20 years UTC has cut its energy use and reduced greenhouse gas emissions at its global facilities.
United Technologies Corp., based in Hartford, Connecticut, is a diversified company providing high technology products and services to the global aerospace and building industries. UTC’s products include Pratt & Whitney aircraft engines, Sikorsky helicopters, Carrier heating, air conditioning and refrigeration systems, Hamilton Sundstrand aerospace systems and industrial products, Otis elevators and escalators, UTC Fire & Security systems and UTC Power fuel cells.