Partners

Impactful collaboration

We bring together an impressive coalition of partners and stakeholders, demonstrating a strong alignment with regional assets, investments and priorities.

Core partners

Core academic/research institutions

  • Arizona State University (ASU)
  • Desert Research Institute (DRI)
  • The Water Research Foundation (WRF)
  • Maricopa Community Colleges, Scitech Institute
  • University of Nevada Las Vegas (UNLV)
  • University of Utah (UU)

Industry partners

  • Arizona Public Service (APS)
  • Caesars Entertainment, 
  • Epic Cleantec
  • EPRI
  • Ecolab
  • Harmons Grocer 
  • NV Energy
  • NV5
  • Place Collaborative
  • PlugandPlay
  • StartupNV
  • Starbucks
  • Switch
  • US Magnesium 

Philanthropy/not-for-profit partners

  • Arizona Commerce Authority
  • Arizona Municipal Water Users Authority (AMWUA)
  • Arizona Technology Council, Clear Creek Associates
  • Glen Canyon Institute
  • Friends of the Great Salt Lake
  • Greater Phoenix Economic Council (GPEC)
  • Salt River Project (SRP)
  • Southern Nevada Water Authority (SNWA)
  • Utah Rivers Council
  • Utah Clean Energy

State, local or tribal government partners

  • City of Cottonwood Heights, UT
  • City of Phoenix, AZ
  • City of South Jordan, UT
  • Salt Lake City, UT

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