Beyond Extreme Energy

UPDATE: FERC is so afraid of our feedback that they've asked Federal Protective Services to reschedule their meeting "to better ensure the safety of its staff and the public." But our peaceful protest isn't a risk, FERC's climate-destroying policy is.

Sign here or donate to show FERC that climate change is a moment when as humanity we cannot remain silent. We must hold those accountable who are causing and furthering our climate crisis.

This is why we're going back to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) May 21-29 in Washington, D.C. with a coalition of frontline groups and activists called Beyond Extreme Energy.

Why FERC? Robert Kennedy, Jr. has called them “a rogue agency, a captive agency.” FERC is the federal agency which, among other duties, has to approve proposed interstate natural gas pipelines, compressor stations, export terminals and other gas infrastructure. And approve is what they do; they are a rubber stamp for the fracking industry.

At this time of crisis, we need a Federal Energy Regulatory Commission that does what is right, not a weak body whose funding comes from fees paid by the gas industry and other fossil fuel companies they “regulate.” And that means all of us need to take action to stop disastrous fossil fuel expansion -– more fracking, more gas pipelines, export terminals and other extreme energy projects.  Together we will promote a pathway for FERC to transform into a leading institution that can support the shift from fossil fuels to wind, solar, and other renewables.

We must transform FERC and other government agencies from rubber stamp agencies that permit our doom, into drivers of the solutions we need to stop climate change. Stopping FERC in an important front in the struggle to end corporate control of our government.

Sign on here to support us.

This petition has a goal of 25000 signatures
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Number Date Name Your comment to FERC:
16081 1 year ago Anonymous
16080 1 year ago Erin Yarrobino
16079 1 year ago Grant Fujii
16078 1 year ago Laura Werry Please help the earth i just saw the whole movie about the despair were gonna end up if we dont conserve energy unite everyone i sold solar packages at a young age i have a friend starting to advert...
16077 2.1 years ago Sandra Couch
16076 2.2 years ago Mina Blyly-Strauss
16075 2.4 years ago Christopher F. Vota Absolutely NO assistance from any part of government should be used to protect this dying industry. If anything, we should re-purpose existing pipelines fossil fuel corporations use so they can tran...
16074 2.5 years ago Anonymous
16073 2.6 years ago Jeanne Mackay
16072 2.7 years ago Anonymous
16071 2.7 years ago Nancy Henderson
16070 2.7 years ago S. R.
16069 2.8 years ago Anonymous
16068 2.8 years ago Henry Winckler
16067 2.8 years ago Madelyn Collins
16066 2.8 years ago Don Clendaniel
16065 2.8 years ago Leslie Carey It is time to overhaul FERC. Renewable energy now! No more fossil fuel expansions!
16064 2.8 years ago Deirdre Olson
16063 2.8 years ago Jacqueline Tatro
16062 2.9 years ago Anonymous
16061 3 years ago Stacey Cannon
16060 3.1 years ago L Steele
16059 3.1 years ago J. Alessi
16058 3.2 years ago Kara Graul
16057 3.2 years ago Anonymous
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