12 09, 2019

Utah and Israel Share Innovative Best Practices on Water Management

By |2019-09-13T14:45:42-07:00September 12th, 2019|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY, UT (SEPTEMBER 12, 2019) – Business leaders, government stakeholders and water management experts from Utah and Israel came together today to develop partnerships and discuss cutting edge innovations in corporate water stewardship, natural resource management, and public policies at the Business H2O: Water Innovation Summit, hosted by the Salt Lake Chamber and [...]

19 08, 2019

5 Reasons to Attend the Business H20: Water Innovation Summit

By |2019-08-16T14:39:53-07:00August 19th, 2019|Blog, Natural Resources and Environment, Policy|0 Comments

On September 12, the Salt Lake Chamber will host this year's Business H20: Water Innovation Summit in conjunction with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce at Snowbird Resort. The summit will bring together international guests from Israel, business leaders, government stakeholders, and water management experts to discuss cutting edge innovations in corporate water stewardship, solutions in [...]

22 04, 2019

Water Conservation Should Remain a Priority For Us All

By |2019-04-22T08:42:35-07:00April 22nd, 2019|Prosperity Project|0 Comments

As the weather starts to warm and the snow starts to melt, Utah’s water sources are replenished and the threat of another drought emergency starts to dissipate. However, one good snow year doesn’t mean we’re in the clear. One good winter doesn’t mean Utah has made it out of its 19-year drought. Mother nature’s unpredictable [...]

20 02, 2019

Salt Lake Chamber, U.S. Chamber Pledge Commitment to Advancing Commercial Ties between Utah and Israel

By |2019-02-20T10:05:08-07:00February 20th, 2019|Blog, News & Press, Policy|1 Comment

New Partnership Promotes Water Management and Innovation SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (February 20, 2019) - The Salt Lake Chamber and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to join forces on a program promoting stronger commercial ties between Utah and Israel, particularly in the water sector where there are opportunities, challenges [...]

28 06, 2017

Podcast 02.03: Water is Your Business

By |2017-08-02T11:37:12-07:00June 28th, 2017|Podcast|0 Comments

As the second-driest state in the nation, water touches every sector of our economy. It plays an essential role in not only business operations, but also the state’s economy. With Utah’s population expected to double by 2060, the Salt Lake Chamber believes it is everyone’s responsibility to conserve and plan ways to best optimize this [...]

30 05, 2017

What Is the Chamber’s Water Champions Program?

By |2017-05-30T10:48:13-07:00May 30th, 2017|Blog, Natural Resources and Environment|0 Comments

Water is a scarce resource in Utah. In fact, the Beehive State ranks as the second driest in the nation. While businesses understand this scarcity, it may not be top of mind when considering ways to improve a company’s environmental impact or make a difference for the economic prosperity of the state. More than just [...]

17 05, 2017

EVENT RECAP — Utah: Water is Your Business Forum

By |2017-05-17T10:12:49-07:00May 17th, 2017|Blog, Natural Resources and Environment, Policy|0 Comments

The 2017 Utah: Water is Your Business Forum, held on Thursday May 11, was a partnership between the Salt Lake Chamber and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation’s Corporate Citizenship Center. The forum brought together over 70 participants from the private and public sector to discuss the challenges and barriers they face when it comes [...]

12 05, 2017

Meeting Utah’s Long-term Water Needs

By |2017-05-12T14:04:09-07:00May 12th, 2017|Blog, Policy|0 Comments

An essential element of our daily lives is facing deterioration. It lies hidden underground or perhaps tucked away in a mountain valley. It may not catch your eye, yet Utah’s water infrastructure underpins the very success of our communities. Each pipe, dam or integral structure that pumps, diverts, transports, stores, and treats our water matters [...]

11 05, 2017

Utah: Water is Your Business

By |2017-05-17T10:10:30-07:00May 11th, 2017|Blog, Natural Resources and Environment, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

Salt Lake Chamber Announces Two Business-Focused Water Conservation Programs SALT LAKE CITY, UT – In conjunction with Utah’s Water Week, the Salt Lake Chamber, in partnership with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation, hosted the third annual “Utah: Water is Your Business” Forum. The forum was an opportunity for business leaders to learn from local [...]

7 05, 2017

Op-ed: Business leadership key to solving Utah’s water challenges

By |2017-07-14T10:21:08-07:00May 7th, 2017|Blog, Natural Resources and Environment, News & Press|0 Comments

Originally published by Lane Beattie and Jennifer M. Gerholdt in the Deseret News on May 7, 2017. Last year’s particularly wet winter coupled with reports that Utah’s drought is “over” may provide a false pretense that Utahns no longer need to worry about water conservation. The truth is, water remains a critical and complex issue [...]