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
1826-1850 of 16081 signatures
Number Date Name Your comment to FERC:
14256 3.5 years ago Ralph Browning
14255 3.5 years ago Kathy Skiba
14254 3.5 years ago Ellen Walsh
14253 3.5 years ago Gina Matteucci
14252 3.5 years ago Lela Nishizaki
14251 3.5 years ago Ellaine Lurie Janicki
14250 3.5 years ago Rich Panter I demand a moratorium on permits for new gas pipelines, compressor stations and export terminals until FERC can be re-organized and re-educated into an agency that drives solutions to the climate cr...
14249 3.5 years ago Grady Parrott
14248 3.5 years ago Joshua Heffron Heffron SAve our Plnet!!!!!We demand a moratorium on permits for new gas pipelines, compressor stations and export terminals until FERC can be re-organized and re-educated into an agency that drives solutio...
14247 3.5 years ago Ellen Walsh
14246 3.5 years ago Ashley Curtin
14245 3.5 years ago Olivia Busuttil Cashman
14244 3.5 years ago Anonymous
14243 3.5 years ago April Miller
14242 3.5 years ago Sandra Booth No more rubber-stamping permits. Become educated about climate change and conservation and efficiency.
14241 3.5 years ago Gregg Norman
14240 3.5 years ago Owen Buttolph
14239 3.5 years ago John Merrill
14238 3.5 years ago Anonymous
14237 3.5 years ago Kathleen Spinks Why are we destroying our land for oil?
14236 3.5 years ago Virginia Wilson
14235 3.5 years ago Annick Baud
14234 3.5 years ago Neil Cardew-Fanning
14233 3.5 years ago Anonymous
14232 3.5 years ago Sharon Saibic
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