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 3.6 years ago Tony Ficociello
13905 3.6 years ago David Kush
13904 3.6 years ago David Peterson
13903 3.6 years ago Judith Bryant
13902 3.6 years ago Vallie Lenzen-Debad This is causing way too many earthquakes around the world. Yes, our planet problems are related. Stop messing with the health of our planet before you kill us all !
13901 3.6 years ago Carina Chadwick
13900 3.6 years ago Nicole Soos
13899 3.6 years ago John Eisner
13898 3.6 years ago Rudolph Morgenfruh
13897 3.6 years ago R-Laurraine Tutihasi
13896 3.6 years ago Nathan Judy
13895 3.6 years ago Julie Munoz
13894 3.6 years ago Sherilyn Coldwell
13893 3.6 years ago Ellen Atkinson
13892 3.6 years ago Randall Foreman
13891 3.6 years ago Anonymous
13890 3.6 years ago Anonymous
13889 3.6 years ago Gary Bettega
13888 3.6 years ago Neil Holzman
13887 3.6 years ago Carol Corcoran
13886 3.6 years ago Barbara Schrier The FERC needs to do what is right for its citizens not corporations. Stop approving fracking, pipelines, & export terminals. These things harm the environment & all citizens of our planet.
13885 3.6 years ago Jan Garrett
13884 3.6 years ago Leslie Rayburn
13883 3.6 years ago Caren Shiloh
13882 3.6 years ago Stephen Sacks
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