Stories by Abrahm Lustgarten

Abrahm Lustgarten covers energy, water, climate change and the environment for ProPublica. He is a former staff writer and contributor for Fortune, and has written for Salon, Esquire, the Washington Post and the New York Times. subscribe to Abrahm Lustgarten's feed

Posted on: Dec 25, 2008, Source: ProPublica

A rush to develop domestic oil, gas and uranium deposits along the Colorado River and its tributaries is a threat to our children's future

Posted on: Dec 16, 2008, Source: ProPublica

NYC's chief accountant warned state officials that drilling could have "crippling implications" for the city's water system.

Posted on: Dec 3, 2008, Source: ProPublica

For months public concern has been growing that upstate mining may be threatening the water supply for New York City's 9 million people.

Posted on: Nov 20, 2008, Source: ProPublica

One of the greatest threats to our water and our health may come from a process involved in natural gas drilling. But EPA is keeping mum.