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
3576-3600 of 16081 signatures
Number Date Name Your comment to FERC:
12506 2.6 years ago George Tolleson
12505 2.6 years ago Faye Soares
12504 2.6 years ago David Kendall We must begin effective action against Climate Change, and it begins with a moratorium on business as usual relative to permits for new gas pipelines, export terminals, etc. Our government needs to ...
12503 2.6 years ago Marjorie Xavier
12502 2.6 years ago Jacquelyn Evans It is time for action assessment en iornmental protection not a rubber stamp.
12501 2.6 years ago Anonymous
12500 2.6 years ago Joseph Vincent No fracking; no toxics in our water, soil and air.
12499 2.6 years ago Anonymous
12498 2.6 years ago Bruce Maxfield
12497 2.6 years ago Dale Mixter
12496 2.6 years ago Christopher Wenzel Be wise! Ban fracking!
12495 2.6 years ago Jerry Hicks
12494 2.6 years ago Vivian Watkins
12493 2.6 years ago Leana Bolsey
12492 2.6 years ago Benjamin Krohling
12491 2.6 years ago Cheryl Henley
12490 2.6 years ago Susan Terwedow Protect our water, food and environment.
We need our health-not rich companies,
12489 2.6 years ago Anonymous
12488 2.6 years ago Anonymous
12487 2.6 years ago Robert Gondell
12486 2.6 years ago Elisabeth Warren Apparently you don't know that Germany has banned fracking nationwide. How intelligent they are.
12485 2.6 years ago Mike Bower
12484 2.6 years ago Thomas Hohensee
12483 2.6 years ago Jan Thomas
12482 2.6 years ago Jan Thomas
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