UTC Fuel Cells Provides PC25 Power for Ford

December 11, 2001 by Jeff Shepard

UTC Fuel Cells, a unit of United Technologies Corp. (UTC, Hartford, CT), announced that a PC25 fuel cell power plant has begun providing power for Ford Motor Co.'s (Dearborn, MI) North American Premier Automotive Group headquarters in Irvine, CA.

The PC25 power plant, which produces 200kW of electricity and 900,000Btus of heat, provides 25 percent of the 300,000sqft facility's power. Additionally, the heat is used to produce hot water for the facility.

"This installation is yet another example of how UTC Fuel Cells' PC25 power plants can help meet California businesses' needs for reliable and clean energy," said William Miller, president of UTC Fuel Cells.