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
3476-3500 of 16081 signatures
Number Date Name Your comment to FERC:
12606 2.6 years ago Laura Colston
12605 2.6 years ago Alan Klein
12604 2.6 years ago Ian James There is 4 - 5 times more fossil fuel in the ground than we can safely burn. Don't allow mere corporate profit be the destruction of our environment. Put the people mand the environment first. &#...
12603 2.6 years ago Jacob Wolbert
12602 2.6 years ago Ruth Candio
12601 2.6 years ago Karen Bravo
12600 2.6 years ago Linda MacNeal
12599 2.6 years ago Wendy Whitaker
12598 2.6 years ago Maggie A.
12597 2.6 years ago Cathy Gumtow Farrior You work for the perpetuity of this nation's peoples! You do not exist for the corps and by heaven if you continue to do that we will dismantle you and hire those with a real plan and implementation...
12596 2.6 years ago Laurence Key Leave fossil fuels in the ground.
12595 2.6 years ago Maureen Vagnini
12594 2.6 years ago Lynn Walker
12593 2.6 years ago Vera Dekova
12592 2.6 years ago Carole Pooler
12591 2.6 years ago Jeffrey Hemenez "We will be forever known by the tracks we leave." a Native American proverb
12590 2.6 years ago Lynne Hollingsworth
12589 2.6 years ago Sue Krekel
12588 2.6 years ago Britt Vickstrom
12587 2.6 years ago Diane Fails
12586 2.6 years ago Patricia Sauvageot
12585 2.6 years ago Raul Cintra-Leite
12584 2.6 years ago Amanda Dewey
12583 2.6 years ago Jeffrey Darby
12582 2.6 years ago Roslyn Jones Fracking creates earthquakes and dirty water. It also uses too much valuable water to extract the oil. Invest in renewable energy instead.
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