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.



3751-3775 of 21476 signatures
Number Date Name Add your comment to FERC here
17726 2.7 years ago Mark Walton
17725 2.7 years ago Irene Simmons Fracking is bad for the planet, bad for the US, bad for the people. Your support of fracking is UN-AMERICAN.
17724 2.7 years ago David Stockland
17723 2.7 years ago Manuel Ramirez
17722 2.7 years ago Edith Borie Construction should be stopped until all appeals have been considered. This is actually required by law, so the best course of action is prompt consideration of the public's concerns about gas expo...
17721 2.7 years ago Linda Weber
17720 2.7 years ago Wadie Wallace
17719 2.7 years ago Linda Simpson
17718 2.7 years ago Karen Woodard
17717 2.7 years ago Anonymous
17716 2.7 years ago Marsha Malone
17715 2.7 years ago Steven Kostis
17714 2.7 years ago Anonymous
17713 2.7 years ago James Eby
17712 2.7 years ago Esther Kiss
17711 2.7 years ago Gene Marsh First, why are we so set on exporting our fossil fuels? Do we not realize this is a limited resource? Secondly, let's stop this madness and switch to renewable energy. Are the fossil fuel people rea...
17710 2.7 years ago M Lee Crook
17709 2.7 years ago Patricia Scully
17708 2.7 years ago Norda Gromoll
17707 2.7 years ago John Stephenson
17706 2.7 years ago Amy DeWitt
17705 2.7 years ago Thomas Gambino
17704 2.7 years ago Anton McInerney With projected earth changes it is not the brightest time to increase deadly accident potential. Even Germany is decommissioning all nuclear plants!
17703 2.7 years ago Roger Wolf
17702 2.7 years ago Valerie Horne
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