Utah Petroleum Association

Fueling Utah's Growth & Prosperity

Get to Know UPA
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Welcome to the Utah Petroleum Association (UPA) website. We hope you find our site useful in getting to know Utah’s oil and gas industry. From incredible natural resources to the talented and dedicated people in our industry, Utah is a great place to find, produce, transport, refine and market oil and natural gas resources.

If you’re a company involved in any way in our industry, we invite you to join with UPA in our efforts to make and keep Utah a great place to be successful. [Read more]
Hot Topics

Commitment to Clean Air

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Clean air is important to us all. Our employees and their families live in the communities where we operate. Our industry considers our environmental stewardship among our highest of priorities. [Read more]

Tier 3 Fuels

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Tier 3 fuels are a continuing step on the road to reducing our industry's impact on the environment. The Tier 3 program falls closely on the heels of the complete implementation of the Tier 2 fuel standards. [Read more]

Hydraulic Fracturing

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Hydraulic fracturing (commonly referred to as fracking), along with other advanced technologies, has dramatically changed the face of domestic energy production. [Read more]

Gasoline Prices

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The price of fuel affects all of us. For most of us in Utah, driving is a big part of our lives. Our busy families and businesses require a lot of fuel to keep us moving. [Read more]

FEATURED EVENT

UPA Annual Meeting

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UPA's 2015 Annual Meeting will be held January 28-29 in Salt Lake City. Save the date as you won't want to miss this opportunity to network with leaders from Utah's petroleum industry and be educated on the important issues we’re facing. [Read more]

OIL & GAS EXHIBIT

UPA Oil & Gas Exhibit

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UPA is raising funds to create a world-class exhibit using both state of the art technology and traditional means to highlight the history, practices, technology and economic impact of the oil and gas industry in the Uinta Basin. [Read more]

OUR INDUSTRY

History in Utah

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The petroleum industry in Utah dates clear back to the late 1800s. [Read more]

Exploration

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Utah is richly blessed with abundant natural resources. [Read more]

Production

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Responsibly developing our State's natural resources enhances all our lives. [Read more]

Transportation

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Oil, natural gas and refined fuels are moved all over Utah via truck, rail and pipe. [Read more]

Refining

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Utah's five refineries supply Utah and much of the Intermountain West with fuel. [Read more]

Fuels Marketing

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Gas stations provide each of us with fuel safely and conveniently. [Read more]

10714 South Jordan Gateway, Suite 260 / South Jordan, Utah 84095 / (801) 619-6680 / upa@utahpetroleum.org