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
1251-1275 of 16081 signatures
Number Date Name Your comment to FERC:
14831 2.9 years ago Ann Maijala
14830 2.9 years ago Blaine Wimberly
14829 2.9 years ago Merrill Boone
14828 2.9 years ago Paul Henninger
14827 2.9 years ago Regina Phillips
14826 2.9 years ago Kwintone Lawton
14825 2.9 years ago Bob Rayburn
14824 2.9 years ago Kristen Howard
14823 2.9 years ago Shellie Blevins
14822 2.9 years ago Nanci Nelson
14821 2.9 years ago Ana-Paula Fernandes
14820 2.9 years ago Edna Rossenas
14819 2.9 years ago KAREN DUCKWALL
14818 2.9 years ago Mark Inda
14817 2.9 years ago Maria Schulz
14816 2.9 years ago Anonymous
14815 2.9 years ago alana willroth
14814 2.9 years ago Donald W. Henderson We must begin to phase out the use of fossil fuels as soon as possible.
14813 2.9 years ago Shirley McCarthy
14812 2.9 years ago Judith Wegner Is there any way to create energy without damage?
14811 2.9 years ago Christian Sautter
14810 2.9 years ago Anonymous
14809 2.9 years ago Paul Sanchez
14808 2.9 years ago Erin Lindquist
14807 2.9 years ago John Minnehan Please start doing something for our environment by doing your job, regulating not rubber stamping.
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