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
1726-1750 of 16081 signatures
Number Date Name Your comment to FERC:
14356 3.2 years ago Debra Cruet-Good
14355 3.2 years ago Linda Masuoka
14354 3.2 years ago Anonymous
14353 3.2 years ago Beverly Foster STOP new permits. We have seen how dangerous and destructive this process is. STOP partnering with the industry and start to protect the people and the environment.
14352 3.2 years ago Hans van Huijkelom
14351 3.2 years ago Theresa Gorrez
14350 3.2 years ago Rick Pearson
14349 3.2 years ago Sarah McDougal
14348 3.2 years ago Ray Bartlett
14347 3.2 years ago Peggy Hadaway Federal Energy Regulatory Commission needs to act in the best interest of all the people of this country and stop the disastrous fracking and the extreme pipeline projects. We can not afford to co...
14346 3.2 years ago Debbie Imhoff
14345 3.2 years ago Adam Belanger
14344 3.2 years ago Martina Jonsson
14343 3.2 years ago Gera Shumaker just because I think survival is important
14342 3.2 years ago Francesca Vanasco
14341 3.2 years ago Tawn Feeney
14340 3.2 years ago Jennifer Bradford The technology is there, let's focus on alternate energy and not gas!
14339 3.2 years ago Anne Manuel
14338 3.2 years ago Melodie Huffman
14337 3.2 years ago Carolyn Riddle
14336 3.2 years ago Vicki Kopinski
14335 3.2 years ago Anonymous Please, for the love of our entire Earth, stop fracking at all costs. I would like my grandchildren to be able to breathe and eat safely instead of having all these poisons in their bodies. Do YOU h...
14334 3.2 years ago Virginia Clute
14333 3.2 years ago Shelly Keller Allowing FRACKING throughout the country while KNOWING that it is poisoning the aquifers is a DERELECTION of your duty. FERC is a FAILURE of enormous proportions in the USA. You are DESTROYERS of th...
14332 3.2 years ago Barbara Westergaard
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