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 3.2 years ago Paula Clair FERC is not a federal agency. It is a commission - and is not staffed by federal employees. Rather, it is staffed by industry people. Not surprising that every decision I have seen them provide is i...
14830 3.2 years ago Hillary Murdoch
14829 3.2 years ago Makayla Freed
14828 3.2 years ago Anonymous
14827 3.2 years ago Howard Masin
14826 3.2 years ago Linda Dodson
14825 3.2 years ago Chad Halsey
14824 3.2 years ago Kathleen Serrano
14823 3.2 years ago Donald Tuttle
14822 3.2 years ago Emory Ellis
14821 3.2 years ago Anne Pinkerton
14820 3.2 years ago Maryann Millay
14819 3.2 years ago Sam You
14818 3.2 years ago Gina Writz
14817 3.2 years ago Elizabeth Chao
14816 3.2 years ago Sharon Hogan
14815 3.2 years ago Mark Johnsen
14814 3.2 years ago Mathew Pattara
14813 3.2 years ago Andrea Kagie-Hay
14812 3.2 years ago Pranab Banerjee
14811 3.2 years ago Elizabeth Czajka
14810 3.2 years ago Marguerite Donnay
14809 3.2 years ago Julia Ruth Koehler Please consider our obligations to our children and grandchildren. We are already seeing terrifying effects of climate change today. We need to change course very urgently, away from fossil fuels, t...
14808 3.2 years ago Shelley Kilbon
14807 3.2 years ago Anonymous
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