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
1976-2000 of 16081 signatures
Number Date Name Your comment to FERC:
14106 2.9 years ago James Michael Campbell All fracking is very dangerous once the is done it is filled with waste,the odd's of under ground aquifer,cross contamination,can rise exponentially,with the weight of this material pushing out on w...
14105 2.9 years ago Cynthia Edwards
14104 2.9 years ago LUPE WILIAMS Think of the future. The health of your children and grand-children....
14103 2.9 years ago Jen Bentzel
14102 2.9 years ago Mary McElroy
14101 2.9 years ago Carol Alas
14100 2.9 years ago Anthony Flores
14099 2.9 years ago Paul Judy
14098 2.9 years ago Linda Stead
14097 2.9 years ago Laura Moran Stop Fracking!!!!
14096 2.9 years ago Elizabeth Thoms Please reconsider the long term effects of further disrupting our planet. Big money does not have future generations' problems on their radar.
14095 2.9 years ago Jim Woods My point is that pollution of the aquifer(s) will happen in time as shown by the ground slippage during the earthquakes. Do something good with your authority .
14094 2.9 years ago Carol Fernandez
14093 2.9 years ago Alex Battaglia
14092 2.9 years ago Anonymous
14091 2.9 years ago K. Danowski
14090 2.9 years ago Charles Froelich
14089 2.9 years ago Anya Henseleit
14088 2.9 years ago Aggie Perilli
14087 2.9 years ago Kathleen Williams
14086 2.9 years ago Anonymous You work for the American people not big Gas and Oil !!!
14085 2.9 years ago Sherry Howard
14084 2.9 years ago Karlene Gunter
14083 2.9 years ago Anonymous
14082 2.9 years ago Brandon Lowentrout
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