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Michael McGrady writes from Colorado Springs, Colorado.

Michael McGrady writes from Colorado Springs, Colorado. 

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October 11, 2018
By Michael McGrady
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has announced it is phasing out its special focus on pollution enforcement against the oil and gas industry and livestock producers.
September 3, 2018
By Michael McGrady
San Francisco became the latest city to ban the sale or distribution of single-use plastic straws at restaurants, bars, and retailers countywide.
March 6, 2018
By Michael McGrady
The state of Kentucky is offering EnerBlu, a battery manufacturing company, up to $30 million in tax incentives if the company relocates its operations to the state.
March 5, 2018
By Michael McGrady
The release of a new drug that could quickly cure influenza is being delayed by Food & Drug Administration’s (FDA) overly cumbersome approval process.
August 22, 2016
By Michael McGrady
A recent report published by the Institute for Energy Research (IER) concludes most existing electric power plants produce electricity with significantly lower costs than new-generation resources, such as wind and solar energy.

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