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
2726-2750 of 16081 signatures
Number Date Name Your comment to FERC:
13356 2.9 years ago Evelyn Zerin
13355 2.9 years ago Herbert Stein
13354 2.9 years ago Lillian Hojnowski
13353 2.9 years ago Ban Rao
13352 2.9 years ago Montie VanNostrand
13351 2.9 years ago Miriam and Paul Rice
13350 2.9 years ago Ian Brown Is it more important to save the Planet for future generations or to maximise the profits from fossil fuels to enrich those already so wealthy that they will be unable to spend their riches in a Wor...
13349 2.9 years ago Susan Bishop
13348 2.9 years ago Ra Na No More Fracking. No more oil pipelines from Canada. You work for USA, NOT Canadian Oil Companies.
13347 2.9 years ago Richard Hoff
13346 2.9 years ago Kim Kinney End all fracking period. It poisons water. It adds to water shortages. It creates instability within the earth's structure. Stop it now!
13345 2.9 years ago Marcia E. Ulloa
13344 2.9 years ago Bonnie Howard stop fracking now
13343 2.9 years ago Caitlin Brooks
13342 2.9 years ago Patty Martin
13341 2.9 years ago Antonia Tancredi End all fracking period. It poisons water. It adds to water shortages. It creates instability within the earth's structure. Stop it now!
13340 2.9 years ago Robert Evers
13339 2.9 years ago Lynn Edward
13338 2.9 years ago John Prellwitz
13337 2.9 years ago Anonymous For the sake of our environment, reluance on fossil fuel needs to stop as soon as possible.
13336 2.9 years ago Donna Gleaves
13335 2.9 years ago Christine Brunner
13334 2.9 years ago Bob Johns
13333 2.9 years ago Nick Perkins
13332 2.9 years ago Teresa Mayorga If our species and most of the rest of the species that live on this little blue dot with us are to survive, we MUST try to fix this problem that we have created.
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