1 02, 2019

President’s Message: The Business Case for Clean Air

By |2019-02-01T11:36:28-07:00February 1st, 2019|Blog, News & Press, Policy, President's Message|0 Comments

While Utah’s superb business climate is unquestionably one of the top reasons businesses move here, Utah’s quality of life remains a major selection factor for both corporations and people looking to relocate to our state.  However, one factor that can negatively affect our quality of life is poor air quality. That’s why, for the last [...]

30 01, 2019

Building Utah: 2019 Clear the Air Challenge Kickoff

By |2019-01-31T09:09:05-07:00January 30th, 2019|Blog, News & Press, Podcast, Policy|0 Comments

The 2019 Clear the Air Challenge starts Friday, February 1, 2019. The Challenge, issued by business, government and community leaders, is a month-long competition designed to encourage Utahns to reduce their vehicle emissions by choosing alternatives to driving alone. Joining us for this episode of Building Utah is Thom Carter, Executive Director of the Utah [...]

25 01, 2019

2019 Clear the Air Challenge Kickoff

By |2019-01-25T11:47:10-07:00January 25th, 2019|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

One month of driving less and smarter to help improve Utah’s Air SALT LAKE CITY, UT (January 25, 2019) - Today the Salt Lake Chamber, along with its clean air partners UCAIR and TravelWise, kicked off the 10th Annual Clear the Air Challenge. The Challenge, issued by business, government and community leaders, is a month-long [...]

18 05, 2018

UBR: May 14-18

By |2018-05-08T14:25:47-07:00May 18th, 2018|Blog, UBR|0 Comments

May 14, 2018 With so much of our personal and professional lives available for public consumption online, it is becoming increasingly important to control our image. If you need help developing your personal brand, the Business Women’s Forum is holding a luncheon tomorrow focused on Personal Brand Building for Non-Marketers. The Keynote speaker for the [...]

22 04, 2018

Ivory Homes Announces Initiative to Plant 30,000 Trees in Utah

By |2018-07-13T09:54:44-07:00April 22nd, 2018|Blog, Member News|0 Comments

Originally published by Utah Policy on April 22, 2018 Ivory Homes announced in conjunction with the celebration of Earth Day 2018 the planting of 30,000 trees throughout Utah to celebrate 30 years of excellence as Utah’s number one homebuilder. The initiative will include partnerships with TreeUtah, the Utah Clean Air Partnership (UCAIR), groups of Ivory [...]

18 01, 2018

Finding A Solution for Clear Air in Utah

By |2018-07-18T12:39:20-07:00January 18th, 2018|Blog, Policy, Prosperity Project|0 Comments

You may not equate economic prosperity with air quality, but you should. Air quality is an important economic issue. Poor air quality hinders corporate relocation efforts, places additional regulatory burdens on businesses, increases health care costs and puts Utah’s federal highway funding at risk. Improving our air quality is essential to maintaining Utah’s quality of [...]

11 08, 2017

2017 Community Partner of the Year: UCAIR

By |2017-08-11T10:06:53-07:00August 11th, 2017|Policy|0 Comments

On September 7, 2017 Utah’s business leaders will gather at the Salt Lake Chamber’s 130th Annual Meeting and Awards Luncheon. Every year the Chamber recognizes those in the community who have shown exemplary support to further the Chamber’s mission and bolster the local business community. This year the Chamber will recognize UCAIR as Community Partner of the [...]

18 04, 2017

Clean Air Champion: Chevron

By |2019-05-05T17:13:11-07:00April 18th, 2017|Blog, Policy|0 Comments

Air quality remains a critical economic issue for Utah’s business community, which is why companies large and small from throughout the state are leading the way to address these challenges. From incentivizing employees to reduce their vehicle trips to improving building energy efficiency or installing electric vehicle charging stations, the business community continues to work [...]

14 03, 2017

3 Ways Your Company Can Show a Year-Round Commitment to Clean Air

By |2017-03-14T10:05:29-07:00March 14th, 2017|Blog, Natural Resources and Environment|0 Comments

Although this month marks the end of the Chamber’s Inversion Mitigation Initiative, it does not mean businesses and employees should stop working to integrate clean air strategies into their company culture. The truth is, air quality challenges don’t suddenly go away as winter fades into spring. In fact, Utah’s summertime air quality poses its own [...]

30 09, 2016

UBR: September 26-30

By |2017-03-07T15:06:36-07:00September 30th, 2016|UBR|0 Comments

September 26, 2016 “Tubular LEDs” or “T-LEDs,” have been getting a lot of attention as a cost-effective option when it comes to replacing fluorescent lighting in existing buildings. Fans of T-LEDs like their low price and flexibility to work within current fixture housings. As a result, material costs are lower and installation can be less [...]