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
2751-2775 of 16081 signatures
Number Date Name Your comment to FERC:
13331 3.5 years ago george simpson PUT A PIPELINE FROM MISSISSIPPI TO CALIF. TO CARY ALL OF THE FLOOD WATERS NOT OIL
13330 3.5 years ago Richard Wightman
13329 3.5 years ago Carol Doran
13328 3.5 years ago Julie Di Bona
13327 3.5 years ago David Riley Denying the harmful effects of fracking does not make it true. Stop the fracking - stop the greed
13326 3.5 years ago Miranda Macdonald
13325 3.5 years ago Thorsteinn Arnarson
13324 3.5 years ago Linda Haberkorn Frackig poisons ground water And increases seismic activity. Go green!
13323 3.5 years ago Linda Haberkorn Frackig poisons ground water And increases seismic activity. Go green!
13322 3.5 years ago Karry Muzzey Charest
13321 3.5 years ago Kristi Gruel
13320 3.5 years ago Nicole Amato
13319 3.5 years ago Richard Aldred
13318 3.5 years ago Doris Moore
13317 3.5 years ago Nancy Zebracki
13316 3.5 years ago Chuck Brotman
13315 3.5 years ago Marge Taniwaki
13314 3.5 years ago Carla Babrick
13313 3.5 years ago James Dawson Please put the health of the people and the planet before the narrow interests of the oil companies.
13312 3.5 years ago LindaJ Rodriguez
13311 3.5 years ago Sumner Peirce
13310 3.5 years ago Robert Gunther
13309 3.5 years ago Eula Apostolopoulos
13308 3.5 years ago Gerry Robertson
13307 3.5 years ago Gail Fretham
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