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
1751-1775 of 16081 signatures
Number Date Name Your comment to FERC:
14331 2.6 years ago Jamie Boots
14330 2.6 years ago Charles Connolly
14329 2.6 years ago Anonymous
14328 2.6 years ago Jc Williams I live in an earthquake/tsunami zone that is expecting an event in the next 50 years. How can you possibly think it is OK to build a huge gas plant there?
Drought is the biggest crisis we will ...
14327 2.6 years ago Susan Guild
14326 2.6 years ago Ron Bryant Please stop this madness!
14325 2.6 years ago Robert Lefevre
14324 2.6 years ago Pam Wilbourn
14323 2.6 years ago Frances Manning
14322 2.6 years ago Mary Wiener
14321 2.6 years ago Alice Fallon
14320 2.6 years ago June Dean No Fracking!
14319 2.6 years ago Alice Fallon
14318 2.6 years ago Alice Fallon
14317 2.6 years ago Alice Fallon
14316 2.6 years ago David Adam LIFE is fracked up enough and.we CAN DO BETTER...,We simply MUST Concentrate on Solar,Wind,and Hydro....
14315 2.6 years ago Julia Stancliffe
14314 2.6 years ago Carol Malz
14313 2.6 years ago Audrey Haskins
14312 2.6 years ago Elizabeth Scott As a property owner and a person who believes in the right to life, liberty and property, I surely hate your enabling the gas industry to destroy my world. I live in the country, a rural area becaus...
14311 2.6 years ago Elizabeth Watts
14310 2.6 years ago Anonymous
14309 2.6 years ago Amy Flores
14308 2.6 years ago Phil Steinberg
14307 2.6 years ago Donald Waltman
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