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
1126-1150 of 16081 signatures
Number Date Name Your comment to FERC:
14956 2.6 years ago Mick Robinson
14955 2.6 years ago Karen Berger
14954 2.6 years ago Carl Stapler
14953 2.6 years ago Bruce Bulman Do you have kids? What would you do for them? Nothing?
14952 2.6 years ago Susan Blain By definition, you work for the people, so please really do that. Protect public health now, and protect our children from living in climate chaos in the not so distant future.
14951 2.6 years ago William Briggs
14950 2.6 years ago Anonymous
14949 2.6 years ago John and Martha Stoltenberg
14948 2.6 years ago Laurel Brewer
14947 2.6 years ago Wendy Bronson
14946 2.6 years ago Stephen Blakely
14945 2.6 years ago Joan Allen
14944 2.6 years ago Kate Ague
14943 2.6 years ago Anna Meacham
14942 2.6 years ago Kevin Killeen
14941 2.6 years ago Charles And Luz Thompson
14940 2.6 years ago Kelli Gilbert
14939 2.6 years ago Kimberly Walker
14938 2.6 years ago Phil Goldsmith
14937 2.6 years ago Debbie Thorn
14936 2.6 years ago Karen Pepe
14935 2.6 years ago Patricia Davison
14934 2.6 years ago Anonymous
14933 2.6 years ago Sandra Couch Fracking uses water that is needed elsewhere.
Fracking causes minor earthquakes, which no one needs.
Fracking for gas is not as natural as solar, wind, etc
14932 2.6 years ago Kathy Wentzell
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