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 2.6 years ago Robin M Baer For far too long, the oil and gas industries and the chemical industries have held sway over this country. And we all wonder why we have so many illnesses, so much cancer. Oh, and the pharmaceutical...
12980 2.6 years ago Carol Allers
12979 2.6 years ago Donya Melanson
12978 2.6 years ago Stephen Pucci
12977 2.6 years ago Gail Landy Fracking contributes to climate change and contaminates drinking water.
12976 2.6 years ago Charles Bowman
12975 2.6 years ago Keith Crudgington Fracking hurts. There is a finite amount of fresh water and F
fracking is making it unusable STOP IT.
12974 2.6 years ago Robert Chasteen
12973 2.6 years ago Allene Gaskell Simply, anything to do with the fracking industry is extremely alarming and destructive for our environment, our planet. After investigating this, as have many others, it is terribly harmful and al...
12972 2.6 years ago Patrick Seger
12971 2.6 years ago donald king We learned in school about platelets that shift underground to help the earth.why in the hell are they drilling to kill us. Greed Greed Greed
12970 2.6 years ago Anonymous
12969 2.6 years ago Anonymous
12968 2.6 years ago Katherine Noble Clean water is more necessary to existence than cheap gas. Always. We cannot live well on a poisoned earth.
12967 2.6 years ago Jonathan Alexander
12966 2.6 years ago Elizabeth Johnson There are so many outstanding questions about fracking. Let's get them answered before we authorize any more fracking.
12965 2.6 years ago Paulette Doulatshahi
12964 2.6 years ago Emily Wallace We are all in this together... We all have to live here....
12963 2.6 years ago Carol Taylor
12962 2.6 years ago Helen Syen
12961 2.6 years ago Tim Groeger The health and safety of our people and our environment are more important than the profits of the huge, wealthy, powerful, amoral fossil fuel companies.
12960 2.6 years ago Martha Milne
12959 2.6 years ago Christy Lewis tHE WORLD IS TURNING INTO ONE BIG PORT A POTTY!
12958 2.6 years ago Ian Hackett
12957 2.6 years ago Jerome Onufer Living without energy is tough. Living without clean water or air is impossible. Stop polluting our air and water.
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