United Technologies Completes Divestiture of UTC Power Unit

         United Technologies Completes Divestiture of UTC Power Unit

PR Newswire

HARTFORD, Conn., Feb. 12, 2013

HARTFORD, Conn., Feb. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- United Technologies Corp.
(NYSE: UTX) today announced it has completed the divestiture of its UTC Power
fuel cells unit to ClearEdge Power, based in Hillsboro, Ore. Divesting UTC
Power is another step forward in UTC's ongoing portfolio transformation to
focus on its core of aerospace and building systems.

United Technologies Corp., based in Hartford, Connecticut, is a diversified
company providing high technology products and services to the building and
aerospace industries.

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Contact: Ian Race, UTC
         (860) 728-6515 www.utc.com

SOURCE United Technologies Corp.

Website: http://www.utc.com
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