Posts related to ‘Air Quality’

Governor Begins Tour Recognizing Clean Air Innovation

Posted on: June 9th, 2017

Air quality is a significant concern for Utahns, and there are a number of contributing factors. The natural makeup of valleys along the Wasatch Front seals in cold air in the valleys in the winter, trapping pollutants in a cloud above our cities, and in the summer, forest fires throw smoke into the mix. Along […]

6th Annual Utah Governor’s Energy Development Summit

Posted on: May 8th, 2017

“Utah is committed to investing in the future, including establishing Utah as the Crossroads of the West and the nation for energy innovation and development.” – Governor Gary R. Herbert Governor Gary R. Herbert kicked off the sixth annual Utah Energy Development Summit: The Crossroads of Innovation, May 3-4, 2017 at the Grand America Hotel. […]

Tier 3 fuels, vehicles key to Utah clean air

Posted on: October 27th, 2014

Editor’s note: This post was authored by Gov. Gary R. Herbert and was originally published in the Salt Lake Tribune, Sun., Oct. 26, 2014.  Utah is at its most beautiful in  autumn. Watching  changing leaves in our mountains  under crystal clear skies makes it easy to forget the air quality challenges we face. However, enhancing our […]