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
1526-1550 of 16081 signatures
Number Date Name Your comment to FERC:
14556 3.5 years ago Anonymous
14555 3.5 years ago John Pearson
14554 3.5 years ago Sarah Oswald
14553 3.5 years ago Susan Hauser
14552 3.5 years ago Anonymous Can always make money, but we can't make a new planet
14551 3.5 years ago Anonymous
14550 3.5 years ago Anonymous
14549 3.5 years ago Anonymous
14548 3.5 years ago Robert Tefft
14547 3.5 years ago Anonymous
14546 3.5 years ago Josephine Torbensen Let's support each other in protecting our earth!
14545 3.5 years ago Jack Balch
14544 3.5 years ago Susanna Purucker
14543 3.5 years ago Anonymous
14542 3.5 years ago Carol Ortiz
14541 3.5 years ago Brett Holland
14540 3.5 years ago Sigrid Asmus There is no Planet B. FERC must stop supporting permanent damage to our land and atmosphere caused by fracking and instead place a ban on all future fracking permits.
14539 3.5 years ago Judy Wright
14538 3.5 years ago Juliet Compagnon
14537 3.5 years ago Charles L. Krugman
14536 3.5 years ago Eric Hurt
14535 3.5 years ago Diana Barker
14534 3.5 years ago Tom Reimann
14533 3.5 years ago Timothy Mathiason Everyone needs to be accountable
14532 3.5 years ago Linda Hubbard
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