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
3101-3125 of 16081 signatures
Number Date Name Your comment to FERC:
12981 3.5 years ago Ann Sextro
12980 3.5 years ago Marilyn Britton This whole mining process has been bad for the land, water, air and people. And the companies have been allowed to hide the chemicals used. Secrecy breeds contempt and mistrust.
12979 3.5 years ago Ben Granito
12978 3.5 years ago Karen Sharp
12977 3.5 years ago Donna Hanson
12976 3.5 years ago Esther Leonard
12975 3.5 years ago Barbara Morgan Stop fracking in order to save the land and environment for now and future generations. Fracking only helps make certain people richer and does nothing to help the rest of us. These rich people alre...
12974 3.5 years ago Elizabeth ODear
12973 3.5 years ago Leon Parker
12972 3.5 years ago Beatrice Kozak
12971 3.5 years ago Michele Artascos
12970 3.5 years ago Ed Perry Methane gas releases caused by fracking far exceed the benefits
12969 3.5 years ago Ellen McNeirney
12968 3.5 years ago Kevin Hurley
12967 3.5 years ago Carmen Vera
12966 3.5 years ago David Alexander
12965 3.5 years ago Mary Raymond
12964 3.5 years ago Mark Klinge
12963 3.5 years ago Kerstin Kvisler
12962 3.5 years ago Mark Novotny
12961 3.5 years ago Julian Yerena
12960 3.5 years ago Henry Tillman Climate change seems to be real. Get real.
12959 3.5 years ago Shari Horne We must get off fossil fuels and onto clean sustainable and renewable power. It is so much healthier for us and the earth and everything on it.
12958 3.5 years ago Mary Price
12957 3.5 years ago Tedd Ward Jr. Do you want your grandchildren to have to breathe through a gas mask?
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