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Infrastructure

Imagine the perfect location for your business. There, with the benefit of state-of-the-art utilities infrastructure and a wealth of natural resources, your business thrives.

Infrastructure: Utah

  • Utah has 2nd lowest electricity rates in the Western states
  • 4th lowest average industrial electricity cost in nation
  • 7th lowest commercial electricity cost in nation
  • Lowest natural gas costs in the nation (industrial and commercial costs)
  • Revamped and expanded freeway and highway system have made Utah one of the most livable, convenient and safe places to live in the country (Forbes 2008)
  • East-west I-80 route (NYC to San Francisco) and north-south I-15 route (Canada to Mexico) both run directly through Salt Lake City
  • 1,400 miles of railroad track stretch throughout Utah, all lines converging in the Salt Lake City and Ogden metro areas