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
2251-2275 of 16081 signatures
Number Date Name Your comment to FERC:
13831 3.5 years ago Diana David
13830 3.5 years ago Daniel Moran
13829 3.5 years ago Daniel Gonzales
13828 3.5 years ago Sibyll Gilbert FERC is "regulating", when it should be keeping destructive operations from doing just that.
13827 3.5 years ago Anonymous
13826 3.5 years ago Robert Muise
13825 3.5 years ago Linda Kiselich
13824 3.5 years ago Anonymous
13823 3.5 years ago Siraj Mufti
13822 3.5 years ago Traven Michaels
13821 3.5 years ago Gloria Love
13820 3.5 years ago Jennifer Kardiak
13819 3.5 years ago Yara Tethys
13818 3.5 years ago Jacqueline Nelson
13817 3.5 years ago David Ward
13816 3.5 years ago Cynthia Davis If so many of our federal agencies are bought by the corporations, then why are my tax dollars funding them?
13815 3.5 years ago Miles Gibson
13814 3.5 years ago Anonymous
13813 3.5 years ago Anonymous
13812 3.5 years ago Roth Woods
13811 3.5 years ago Amy Rivera
13810 3.5 years ago Drew Martin
13809 3.5 years ago Jeanne Govoni
13808 3.5 years ago Anonymous
13807 3.5 years ago Delores Lecroy Why has this insanity flourished up till now? Why are we bent on our own destruction? I think I would take pleasure in being able to see the mega corporations and wall street and the banks fail so t...
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