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
3551-3575 of 16081 signatures
Number Date Name Your comment to FERC:
12531 2.9 years ago Dan Cross
12530 2.9 years ago Paul Roden Dear FERC:

Stop being a rubber stamp to the dirty energy industry that is destroying our climate and our ecosystem. We don't need anymore extraction and transportation of fossil fuel by pi...
12529 2.9 years ago Nancy Schwartz
12528 2.9 years ago Evelyn Gomez
12527 2.9 years ago Michele Kowalski
12526 2.9 years ago Steve Graff
12525 2.9 years ago Dianne Cavoly
12524 2.9 years ago Margaret Haynes Our urgent need for water throughout the society compels me to sign this--opposing any waste of huge amounts of water for the fracking process.
12523 2.9 years ago Anonymous
12522 2.9 years ago Anonymous
12521 2.9 years ago James Smith I agree that fracking is destructive to the planet and our country. We really need to go to green energy and stop spoiling the earth.
12520 2.9 years ago Sonja Leonard Leonard
12519 2.9 years ago Cheryl Fahlman
12518 2.9 years ago Robert Magarian
12517 2.9 years ago Elke Augustine
12516 2.9 years ago Molly Healy
12515 2.9 years ago Paula Neville
12514 2.9 years ago Sarah Epstein
12513 2.9 years ago Bruce & Marcia Hunt
12512 2.9 years ago Megan Faber
12511 2.9 years ago Mike Cohn DVM
12510 2.9 years ago Rusty Simpson
12509 2.9 years ago Eve Swiacki Fracking is destroying people lands, polluting their water, causing serious illnesses and the Federal agency Regulatory Agency is on the side of the polluters and against the health and welfare of t...
12508 2.9 years ago Godlind Johnson
12507 2.9 years ago Steve Graff
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