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.



376-400 of 21476 signatures
Number Date Name Add your comment to FERC here
21101 2.7 years ago Sue Christiansen
21100 2.7 years ago Tim Hreha
21099 2.7 years ago Margie Mallen
21098 2.7 years ago Dan Girzadas III
21097 2.7 years ago Christine Vanhoek
21096 2.7 years ago Tom Lankering
21095 2.7 years ago Jean Pauley
21094 2.7 years ago Chloe Horning
21093 2.7 years ago Barry Zuckerman
21092 2.7 years ago Barry Zuckerman
21091 2.7 years ago Marina Owen
21090 2.7 years ago Amy Whitworth We want safe energy, and that cannot happen without proper studies - not ones paid for by the industry that profits from it.
21089 2.7 years ago leigh-ann renz
21088 2.7 years ago Leslie Edwards
21087 2.7 years ago Jennifer Davis
21086 2.7 years ago Wolfgang Rougle It's unconscionable for construction to proceed while a valid appeal has been submitted. This project is not shovel-ready. Just ignoring a substantive appeal doesn't mean your can proceed; it mean...
21085 2.7 years ago Amanda Thomas
21084 2.7 years ago Anonymous
21083 2.7 years ago Jeanne Schlatter
21082 2.7 years ago Mike Caperelli
21081 2.7 years ago Stephanie Klenotich
21080 2.7 years ago Scott Taylor
21079 2.7 years ago Scott Taylor
21078 2.7 years ago David Brodnax
21077 2.7 years ago Charlotte Morris
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