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
2701-2725 of 16081 signatures
Number Date Name Your comment to FERC:
13381 2.9 years ago Mynka Draper
13380 2.9 years ago Donna Fabiano
13379 2.9 years ago Suzanne Salerno
13378 2.9 years ago Mary Salerno
13377 2.9 years ago Elisa Rios
13376 2.9 years ago Christine MacMurray We have seen too many disastrous oil spills that cause egregious death to animals and all but permanent destruction to the land. We need to wait until we know what we are doing.
13375 2.9 years ago R. Thomas
13374 2.9 years ago Michael Lawrence
13373 2.9 years ago Jennifer Schally
13372 2.9 years ago joseph Haray
13371 2.9 years ago Karen Webster
13370 2.9 years ago Marc Lionetti
13369 2.9 years ago Catherine Quigg
13368 2.9 years ago Nancy Fisher
13367 2.9 years ago Russell Chiappa
13366 2.9 years ago Rebecca Hickey Climate Change is real and happening NOW! Don't make it worse by supporting old energy plans! Clean is the only energy we want!!!
13365 2.9 years ago Richard Parry
13364 2.9 years ago Lois Allende
13363 2.9 years ago Sandra Schachter
13362 2.9 years ago Paula Leach ban fracking...climate change is real....address it!
13361 2.9 years ago Karen Johnson
13360 2.9 years ago Marilee Urban
13359 2.9 years ago Ed Benner
13358 2.9 years ago Vivian Welton
13357 2.9 years ago Diana Anderson
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