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
3701-3725 of 16081 signatures
Number Date Name Your comment to FERC:
12381 3.5 years ago Joan Cummings
12380 3.5 years ago Jim Darby
12379 3.5 years ago Scott Letendre
12378 3.5 years ago Eurhi Jones We can't afford to play with our children's future sir land and water quality like this
12377 3.5 years ago Patrik Pierce
12376 3.5 years ago Michael Krall
12375 3.5 years ago Jennifer Minish
12374 3.5 years ago Patricia Davis
12373 3.5 years ago Ellen Phillips
12372 3.5 years ago Anonymous
12371 3.5 years ago Robert Veronelli
12370 3.5 years ago Jo Wiest Ban fracking now!
12369 3.5 years ago Katie Young
12368 3.5 years ago Nancy Acopine
12367 3.5 years ago Mary Manning
12366 3.5 years ago Lisa Hedenberg
12365 3.5 years ago Anonymous stop before our water supplies are contaminated beyond repair
12364 3.5 years ago Mark Hillenbrand The dangers of fracking have not been fully investigated. Until this is done, no more permits should be issued.
12363 3.5 years ago John Garner
12362 3.5 years ago Nina Garfinkel
12361 3.5 years ago Tina Lynch
12360 3.5 years ago Lawrence Fait
12359 3.5 years ago Mary Kurth
12358 3.5 years ago Leonard Bildstein We don't want any more destroyed ground water,nor Earthquakes caused by Fracking !
12357 3.5 years ago Antoinette Wilcox
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