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
3201-3225 of 16081 signatures
Number Date Name Your comment to FERC:
12881 3.5 years ago Dorian Williams FERC stop greenlighting fossil fuel interests and start representing us!
12880 3.5 years ago Kathy Houda
12879 3.5 years ago Beth Wyandt
12878 3.5 years ago Hilary Emberton
12877 3.5 years ago Mary Breed
12876 3.5 years ago Anonymous
12875 3.5 years ago Rj Harrington Safe, clean, renewable energy is the future. Fossil energy is a pox on our house and we must stop enhancing its use now.
12874 3.5 years ago Lynne Teplin
12873 3.5 years ago Sharon Sneed
12872 3.5 years ago Philip Rampi
12871 3.5 years ago Patrick Cunningham Fracked gas adds to the methane being released into the air. It also creates millions of gallons of chemical-laden water that must be stored in unsafe pools or injection wells. To combat global wa...
12870 3.5 years ago Martha Christensen You MUST involve the Public in your deliberations !!!
12869 3.5 years ago Rhonda Oxley
12868 3.5 years ago Thomas Martin
12867 3.5 years ago Sue Bowser
12866 3.5 years ago David LaVerne
12865 3.5 years ago David Carey-Kearney
12864 3.5 years ago Pat Gallagher
12863 3.5 years ago lyle larson
12862 3.5 years ago Anonymous
12861 3.5 years ago Pat Rabin
12860 3.5 years ago Kelly MacArthur
12859 3.5 years ago Stephen Mudrick
12858 3.5 years ago Anonymous Both the economic and environmental consequences of additional fossil fuel infrastructure are being supported with cherry picked perspectives. End to end data on natural gas processes are not 'clean...
12857 3.5 years ago Anita Kreager
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