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
2851-2875 of 16081 signatures
Number Date Name Your comment to FERC:
13231 3.5 years ago Andy Sayles
13230 3.5 years ago Barbara Gursc hke Here in Medford we are fighting this to and want fracked gas pipelines out it will destroy everything in its path we need to educate those who think this is a good idea and understand what harm it w...
13229 3.5 years ago Amanda Groves
13228 3.5 years ago Ann Sikes
13227 3.5 years ago Anonymous
13226 3.5 years ago Helen Strader
13225 3.5 years ago John Moyer
13224 3.5 years ago Rebecca Eller
13223 3.5 years ago Virginia Heard
13222 3.5 years ago Phyllis Edberg
13221 3.5 years ago Anonymous We need to limit fossil fuel not expand it. We only have one world and it is our responsibility to guard it for our children and furture generations, not exploit it for corporate gain.
13220 3.5 years ago Carolyn Clark
13219 3.5 years ago Brett Robert The more data that we have regarding fracking, the more it is shown to be a bad technology in spite of the benefits it gives. We need to be smarter as a society.
13218 3.5 years ago R. L
13217 3.5 years ago George Hawley
13216 3.5 years ago Randall Woodbury
13215 3.5 years ago Barry Greenhill
13214 3.5 years ago Krista Fischler
13213 3.5 years ago R. L
13212 3.5 years ago Joan Hunter-Brody
13211 3.5 years ago Marcelline Koch
13210 3.5 years ago William Grosh
13209 3.5 years ago Carol Pennington
13208 3.5 years ago Matthew A. Weaver
13207 3.5 years ago Gail Musante
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