Otis is the world's largest elevator company, and by a margin, moving the equivalent of the world's population every five days. China? Not likely a problem.
China's current Five Year Plan calls for reducing the energy intensity of its economy by 20%. We are collaborating with China's Ministry of Construction to make the buildings part of this happen.
It is incredible what we fit in an elevator: from equipment that regenerates power with descending loads to enabling a billion Chinese to reach new heights. That is United Technologies for you, always looking at the big picture. Learn about other insightful parts of United Technologies at utc.com/curious Wall Street Journal, April 12 - 13 2008
Francis Shieh a.k.a. Xie Shihao. April 12, 2008 at 9.20 p.m.