Dominion lied. time to revoke the Cove Point permit.



Last Fall, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) made a huge mistake and permitted the construction of a massive fracked-gas export facility in Cove Point, Maryland.

Within days, local allies had appealed FERC's decision in the courts and with federal regulators. But Dominion resources, the company behind Cove Point and other local fracked gas pipelines, has begun construction anyway.

Our allies in Maryland are desperate to stop their homes, community and our collective environment from being destroyed by this project. They've done all the 'right' things: appealed to FERC's own rules, asked the courts to intercede, ANYTHING to get the project stopped or put on hold.

FERC promised to listen, and is required to consider an appeal. But while they dither Dominion just keeps building and building. And every day brings our climate and the community of Cove Point closer to a disaster. So our friends from Cove Point are going back again to occupy the FERC Commissioners' meeting, demanding that they respond to the appeal and stop construction. Sign here to support them, and send FERC a message that it's time to un-plug their ears and respond to the public's concern about fracked gas exports.



3601-3625 of 21476 signatures
Number Date Name Add your comment to FERC here
17876 2.8 years ago Suzanne Goodelman
17875 2.8 years ago Janet Ross Solar and wind resources, please. Let's use (and improve) the less destructive ways of providing "fuel" for this planet.
17874 2.8 years ago Edward Foreman
17873 2.8 years ago Elizabeth Treat
17872 2.8 years ago Jan Stark
17871 2.8 years ago Quida Jacobs
17870 2.8 years ago Angela Miller
17869 2.8 years ago Frederick Tutman
17868 2.8 years ago Brett Cease
17867 2.8 years ago Christina Meyer
17866 2.8 years ago Anonymous We need to reduce our reliance on fossil fuels for many more reasons than we need to maintain out reliance on non-renewable energy sources!
17865 2.8 years ago Michael Weaver
17864 2.8 years ago Holly Riker
17863 2.8 years ago Robert Miller
17862 2.8 years ago Steve Lucas
17861 2.8 years ago Pat Bell
17860 2.8 years ago Julie Griffith
17859 2.8 years ago Clay Hansen
17858 2.8 years ago Jim Woolly PLEASE follow the law and the rules, and immediately halt the construction until that is done.
17857 2.8 years ago Pam Botts
17856 2.8 years ago Richard Lamb
17855 2.8 years ago Gilbert & Sonya Leyva
17854 2.8 years ago Yiching Lin
17853 2.8 years ago Jennifer Bradford
17852 2.8 years ago Aerie Youn
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