The Utah House is a demonstration and education center that promotes sustainability and empowers the public about new ways of building homes and creating landscapes that promote energy efficiency, water conservation, universal design principles, healthy indoor environments, and the sustainable use of all resources. Visit it today!!
Taken together, outdoor recreation and tourism represent one of the largest and fastest growing sectors of Utah's economy. IORT's purpose is threefold: 1)implement a program of research based on environmental benefits and costs; 2)provide a program of outreach; and 3)offer opportunities for education and training.
The UBC is home to research and demonstration projects focused on sustainable living in the Intermountain West. Building on a foundation of more than 115 years of Utah State University research, investigations evolve to solve emerging problems in our growing state and throughout the region.