Utah State University researchers recently won an almost $300,000 grant to study and predict climate and water-change in the northern Utah and Colorado Basin area.
In partnership with Brigham Young Universi...September 19, 2013
Salt Lake City — A new study published by the University of Utah’s David Eccles School of Business and the California Institute of Technology shows that in complex markets, financial bubbles are self-made when individuals ...September 19, 2013
Salt Lake City — Utah Gov. Gary R. Herbert today announced today that Utah ended Fiscal Year 2013 with a revenue surplus of $242 million, all in education funds (EF).
“Utah’s steady economic progress is evident o...September 19, 2013
Millard County — Energy Capital Group, LLC (ECG) is developing ECG Utah Solar 1, a 300-megawatt solar plant adjacent to the Intermountain Power Plant. The plant is expected to cost about $600 million. ECG will lease 1,754 acres from the U...September 18, 2013
Utah Office of Tourism Releases 2012 Tourism Numbers Strong growth in tourism creates jobs and economic opportunity in rural Utah.
Salt Lake City — Economic numbers recently released by the Utah Office of Tourism show continued growth...September 18, 2013
Salt Lake City — U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) will award English Skills Learning Center a grant of $250,000 to support its citizenship preparation services for permanent residents through September 2015. English Skill...September 18, 2013
Salt Lake City — The Utah Science Technology and Research Initiative (USTAR) has been awarded the Expanding Research Capacity award at the 2013 State Science and Technology Institute’s (SSTI) Excellence in Technology Based Economic ...September 18, 2013
Salt Lake City—The Capitol Theatre is 100 years old this year, but Salt Lake County officials and arts fans expect it to have a long life ahead of it. About 100 politicians, philanthropists, ballet dancers, reporters, photographers and ot...September 17, 2013
The cities of Fairfield and Vacaville, Calif., have completed of a 1.1-megawatt solar system operated by Sustainable Power Group (sPower), an independent power producer based in Salt Lake City. The facility was constructed by SolarWorld.
Th...September 17, 2013
Salt Lake City – The Salt Lake Chamber honored members of Utah’s business community at its 126th annual meeting.
“The Salt Lake Chamber brings together dedicated businesses and talented people to make our economy str...September 17, 2013
Salt Lake City — Salt Lake-based Inception Mining Inc. has entered into an agreement in principal with Crawford Cattle Company to acquire more than 16,000 net acres of mineral rights in Humboldt and Elko Counties, ...September 17, 2013
Salt Lake City — Indus Valley Partners (IVP) has announced the opening of an IVP office in Utah, which is expected to bring 200 new jobs. IVIVP has entered into an 11-year agreement with the state, during which the company is expected to ...September 16, 2013
Salt Lake City — Nature Food Products (NFP) has announced the opening of a new facility based in Utah that is expected to create more than 200 new jobs. The company has signed an incentive agreement with the Governor’s Office of Eco...September 16, 2013
Tremonton — Autoliv Inc. a manufacturer of automotive safety systems, recently produced its one billionth airbag initiator at its Tremonton facility. The company held a ceremony attended by employees and local and state government officia...September 16, 2013
Salt Lake City — The School and Institutional Trust Lands Administration (SITLA) and Anadarko Petroleum Corporation have agreed to delay exploratory mineral lease activities within the 18,000-acre Bogart Canyon area of the South Book Clif...September 16, 2013