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Jul 30, 2015, 09:01 ET New Book Highlights the Hidden Connection Between Food Waste, Hunger and Climate Change

If food waste were a country, it would be the third largest emitter of greenhouse gases behind China and the United States. Yet, the connection...


Jul 06, 2015, 09:01 ET UTC Building & Industrial Systems Announces Plans for World-Class Intelligent Building Showcase and Customer Experience Center

The world's largest provider of building technologies is planning a first-of-its-kind, intelligent and sustainable customer center to showcase...


May 20, 2015, 11:23 ET The Future of Green Building in Hong Kong

The future is green for Hong Kong, as sustainability initiatives advance for the region's growing urban population. For the first time, the city...


Apr 20, 2015, 09:03 ET UTC Building & Industrial Systems Celebrates 45th Anniversary of Earth Day

On Earth Day's 45th anniversary, UTC Building & Industrial Systems is proud to recognize 45 of its top sustainability accomplishments in support of...


Jan 27, 2015, 01:37 ET Study Finds Global Opportunities for Greater Elevator Efficiency

More energy-efficient elevators can significantly reduce the costs of operating a building, but the information needed to help building owners...


Sep 22, 2014, 04:02 ET United Technologies Supports Formation of Global Food Cold Chain Council at UN Climate Summit

United Technologies and Carrier today joined the Alliance for Responsible Atmospheric Policy in supporting the formation of the Global Food Cold...


Jul 23, 2014, 08:30 ET New England Historic Genealogical Society Confirms Family Tie Between Founders of Industry-Leading Carrier and Otis Brands

Two men whose innovations changed the way the world built cities shared more than just a creative streak — they also share a bloodline. Experts at...


Jun 02, 2014, 11:38 ET United Technologies Says Energy Efficiency Will Save Costs and Lower Emissions Under EPA's Proposed Plan

United Technologies Building & Industrial Systems chief sustainability officer John Mandyck today offered the following comment regarding the Obama...


Mar 12, 2014, 08:34 ET United Technologies Establishes New Green Building Research Fellowship in Collaboration with Urban Green Council

With residential and commercial buildings accounting for 40 percent of all energy consumed in the U.S., United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) is...


Jan 28, 2014, 08:31 ET UTC Building & Industrial Systems Chief Sustainability Officer John Mandyck Named Board Chairman of New York City's Urban Green Council

Urban Green Council, the New York City chapter of the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), has elected John Mandyck, chief sustainability officer,...


Nov 20, 2013, 02:00 ET UTC Building & Industrial Systems President and CEO Geraud Darnis Addresses Industry Leaders at Greenbuild 2013

An ever-growing population. Rapid urbanization. Staggering building energy usage. Before hundreds of industry leaders, Geraud Darnis, president and...


Oct 29, 2013, 10:58 ET Fenwal Controls Supports Eternal Flame Enhancements at President John F. Kennedy Gravesite

All eyes were on the iconic Eternal Flame today as it returned to its permanent location at Arlington National Cemetery following a recent upgrade...