Stories by Nicholas Kusnetz

Nicholas Kusnetz has written for The Nation, Miller-McCune, The New York Times and other publications. He is a graduate of UC Berkeley’s Graduate School of Journalism. subscribe to Nicholas Kusnetz's feed

Posted on: Jun 8, 2012, Source: ProPublica

Oil companies are spilling and dumping drilling waste onto the region's land and into its waterways with increasing regularity.

Posted on: Mar 10, 2011, Source: ProPublica

Instead of ratcheting up oversight, PA's governor wants to hand authority over some of the state's most critical environmental decisions to an energy executive.

Posted on: Feb 11, 2011, Source: ProPublica

The EPA has proposed examining every aspect of hydraulic fracturing, from water withdrawals to waste disposal, according to a draft plan the agency.

Posted on: Jul 14, 2010, Source: ProPublica

Officials have quarantined 28 beef cattle on a Pennsylvania farm after wastewater from a nearby gas well leaked into a field and came in contact with the animals.