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.

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This petition has a goal of 25000 signatures
1926-1950 of 16081 signatures
Number Date Name Your comment to FERC:
14156 2.6 years ago Tom Hougham
14155 2.6 years ago Carmen Leitch
14154 2.6 years ago Karen Guadagni
14153 2.6 years ago Natalie Randle
14152 2.6 years ago Anonymous
14151 2.6 years ago Mark Escajeda
14150 2.6 years ago Luanne Mierow
14149 2.6 years ago David Gick
14148 2.6 years ago Patrick Jacobs
14147 2.6 years ago Mariette Bailey
14146 2.6 years ago Michele Boutin
14145 2.6 years ago Kevin Camero-Sulak
14144 2.6 years ago Joy Maddox
14143 2.6 years ago Geoffrey Harold ECOCIDE IS REAL
14142 2.6 years ago Armand Ball Stop granting permits until you can get well organized and
have thoroughly researched fracking.
14141 2.6 years ago John Papandrea
14140 2.6 years ago Anonymous Please listen to your common sense which is rooted in nature.
14139 2.6 years ago Martha Marie Kirbach
14138 2.6 years ago Cynthia Moore
14137 2.6 years ago Brenton Wine
14136 2.6 years ago Matthew Page
14135 2.6 years ago Carol Mannarino We need this agency to work for the good of all the people who will be living with the consequences of climate change caused by the use of fossil fuels.
14134 2.6 years ago Anne Sapiro
14133 2.6 years ago Anne Sapiro
14132 2.6 years ago Linda Penrose
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