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
2301-2325 of 16081 signatures
Number Date Name Your comment to FERC:
13781 2.6 years ago Jean Hall
13780 2.6 years ago D. Rincon
13779 2.6 years ago Sharon Lieberman
13778 2.6 years ago Kim Fox
13777 2.6 years ago John Lane
13776 2.6 years ago Karen Detert stop rubber stamping and do what you can to shift from fossil fuels to renewable energy.
13775 2.6 years ago Deborah DeSimone
13774 2.6 years ago Manuel Rodriguez
13773 2.6 years ago Brenda Marshall
13772 2.6 years ago Debra L. Watson
13771 2.6 years ago John Seeburger
13770 2.6 years ago Sharon Sullivan
13769 2.6 years ago Ron Rodgers
13768 2.6 years ago Linda Morgan
13767 2.6 years ago Diana David
13766 2.6 years ago Daniel Moran
13765 2.6 years ago Warwick Neal CSG mining (fracking) places at risk clean safe water supply directly threatening the health and safety of human populations and the health and viability of our environment. No more please!
13764 2.6 years ago Daniel Gonzales
13763 2.6 years ago Sibyll Gilbert FERC is "regulating", when it should be keeping destructive operations from doing just that.
13762 2.6 years ago Anonymous
13761 2.6 years ago Robert Muise
13760 2.6 years ago Linda Kiselich
13759 2.6 years ago Anonymous
13758 2.6 years ago Siraj Mufti
13757 2.6 years ago Traven Michaels
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