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Matt Kelly

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Matt Kelly writes for The Heartland Institute.

Matt Kelly writes for The Heartland Institute.

Recent Articles and Publications

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March 26, 2018
By Matt Kelly
A group of Minnesota landowners banded together in 2017 to form Wind Locked, LLC, a conservation holding company established to support landowners’ efforts to block wind turbine construction near agricultural and rural lands.
March 14, 2018
By Matt Kelly
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo released a comprehensive “New York State Offshore Wind Master Plan” to guide the development of 2.4 gigawatts of offshore wind by 2030.
February 27, 2018
By Matt Kelly
In a major policy reversal, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced it was ending its “Once-in-Always-in” policy on pollution sources.
February 21, 2018
By Matt Kelly
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency reinstated development limits on a proposed mining project in the Bristol Bay area of Alaska.

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