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.

3951-3975 of 21476 signatures
Number Date Name Add your comment to FERC here
17526 3.2 years ago Ann Pate
17525 3.2 years ago Susan Douglas It is unconscionable, with all that is known about Maryland's fragile and already endangered environment, in addition to the upstream issues of fracking, to let this facility go forward.
17524 3.2 years ago John Nettleton Nettleton
17522 3.2 years ago Abigail Gindele
17521 3.2 years ago Philippe Charrier
17520 3.2 years ago Patty Poock
17519 3.2 years ago Don and Leslie Bush
17518 3.2 years ago Jeremy Feldman
17517 3.2 years ago hal mack
17516 3.2 years ago Amy Birdwell
17515 3.2 years ago James-Henry Holland Fracking is dangerous, and only lengthens our dependence on fossil-fuels. We need to move forward with renewable energy!
17514 3.2 years ago Stephen Holler
17513 3.2 years ago Anthony Svihula
17512 3.2 years ago Andre Walter
17511 3.2 years ago Robert Dodge
17510 3.2 years ago David Porter
17509 3.2 years ago James Snively The mindless, greed-driven rape of our planet has gone on for much too long!
17508 3.2 years ago C.J. Davis
17507 3.2 years ago Steve Jaggers
17506 3.2 years ago Julie Bach
17505 3.2 years ago Judy Childers
17504 3.2 years ago Deborah Baumann
17503 3.2 years ago Alice Jacobson
17502 3.2 years ago Karen Peterson
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