Bonanza Power Plant
Location in Uintah County and the state of Utah
|Named for||Rich Gilsonite deposits|
|Elevation||5,466 ft (1,666 m)|
|Time zone||Mountain (MST) (UTC-5)|
|• Summer (DST)||MDT (UTC-4)|
|GNIS feature ID||2584757|
Near the community is a coal-fired power plant owned by Deseret Power Electric Cooperative. Bonanza is also in the area of the Colorado Plateau where oil drilling and extraction takes place from oil shale and other fossil fuel deposits. According to the 2010 Census, there is one person residing at this location.
- U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Bonanza, Utah. Retrieved May 17, 2011.
- Leigh, Rufus Wood (1961). Five hundred Utah place names: their origin and significance. Salt Lake City: Deseret News Press. p. 7.
- "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved May 17, 2011.
- Climate Summary for Bonanza, Utah
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