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
2326-2350 of 16081 signatures
Number Date Name Your comment to FERC:
13756 3.1 years ago Gloria Love
13755 3.1 years ago Jennifer Kardiak
13754 3.1 years ago Yara Tethys
13753 3.1 years ago Jacqueline Nelson
13752 3.1 years ago David Ward
13751 3.1 years ago Cynthia Davis If so many of our federal agencies are bought by the corporations, then why are my tax dollars funding them?
13750 3.1 years ago Miles Gibson
13749 3.1 years ago Anonymous
13748 3.1 years ago Anonymous
13747 3.1 years ago Roth Woods
13746 3.1 years ago Amy Rivera
13745 3.1 years ago Drew Martin
13744 3.1 years ago Jeanne Govoni
13743 3.1 years ago Anonymous
13742 3.1 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...
13741 3.1 years ago Tina Brenza
13740 3.1 years ago Catherine Magasich
13739 3.1 years ago Anonymous
13738 3.1 years ago Julie Polk
13737 3.1 years ago Anonymous
13736 3.1 years ago Frank Curtis
13735 3.1 years ago Janet Kennington
13734 3.1 years ago Frank Palmeri
13733 3.1 years ago Anonymous
13732 3.1 years ago Ann Leib
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