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
2176-2200 of 16081 signatures
Number Date Name Your comment to FERC:
13906 2.6 years ago Steven Hernandez
13905 2.6 years ago Donald Laurentius
13904 2.6 years ago Colin Dunnigan
13903 2.6 years ago Charline B
13902 2.6 years ago Mary Detrick
13901 2.6 years ago Jacob Davis Please. We have to change. The current methods are literally killing the planet. This is undeniable fact. Please...
13900 2.6 years ago Tami Phelps
13899 2.6 years ago Lauren Sewell
13898 2.6 years ago Susan Biccum
13897 2.6 years ago Anonymous
13896 2.6 years ago Steve Kramer
13895 2.6 years ago Claire Morgan
13894 2.6 years ago David Greene
13893 2.6 years ago Sondra Katz
13892 2.6 years ago musia stagg sounds like you're crooks
13891 2.6 years ago Anonymous
13890 2.6 years ago Anonymous No Fracking!
13889 2.6 years ago M Gerzan
13888 2.6 years ago Anonymous Climate change is a big problem right now. We are tired of the way things have been going because of the climate change and it is only getting worse then better. We don't need anymore problems than ...
13887 2.6 years ago Keith Milligan
13886 2.6 years ago Sharon Bosley
13885 2.6 years ago Justin Picken
13884 2.6 years ago Emma Wright
13883 2.6 years ago William Reinhardt We, and the entire planet, need to start ramping down our fossil fuel dependency. Climate change requires we end the business as usual expansion of our fossil energy infrastructure. Anything else s...
13882 2.6 years ago Brent Bray
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