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
301-325 of 16081 signatures
Number Date Name Your comment to FERC:
15781 3.4 years ago Adam Stenftenagel
15780 3.4 years ago Martha Larson Pause and evaluate the damage being caused from fracking to our water supply and the dangers to workers. Alternative energies need to be pursued.
15779 3.4 years ago Mary Detrick
15778 3.4 years ago Susan Fizer STOP DESTROYING THE MOTHER EARTH!
15777 3.4 years ago Rachel Sovereign-Zinke
15776 3.4 years ago Susan Coscia Fracking isn't safe and we know it. No more fracking!
15775 3.4 years ago Samantha Tabak I grew up in Colorado and most of my family still lives there. It's a beautiful place. Please protect it. Places with stunning natural beauty like Colorado are what make our country great.
15774 3.4 years ago Roz Kravitz No more fracking!
15773 3.4 years ago Cody Clements We need a healthy planet, or we will die, and all that we love will fade away. We must create a world in which future generations can thrive. We must take action now.
15772 3.4 years ago Eugenia Leftwich
15771 3.4 years ago Nancy Testa
15770 3.4 years ago Anonymous Experience has clearly shown that fracking is not safe. ALL the evidence demonstrates it causes tremendous harm to people and our water supplies. It's ridiculous to allow fracking to continue.
15769 3.4 years ago Shirley Walter
15768 3.4 years ago Lori White
15767 3.4 years ago Valya Woodstock Hmmm. Bad Company!
15766 3.4 years ago rose kaya
15765 3.4 years ago Brett Stiefken
15764 3.4 years ago Rosemary Merriman
15763 3.4 years ago Ron Dunbar Does the fact that what is going on is killing people have any weight with these people? Geez why not create more places like Centralia, Pennsylvania?
15762 3.4 years ago Katherine Murphy
15761 3.4 years ago Ron Mohler The chemicals, prose's, procedures, disposal methods, and containment methods must all be reviewed and studied to determine the safety to the environment and the general public, and until then there...
15760 3.4 years ago Ralph Morgan Lewis How many people have to die before you'll listen to reason?
15759 3.4 years ago Jan Longtine
15758 3.4 years ago Sharon Kutzschbach
15757 3.4 years ago Jeff Deckner
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