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
3826-3850 of 16081 signatures
Number Date Name Your comment to FERC:
12256 2.6 years ago Kristen Lowry
12255 2.6 years ago Nancy Moen FERC is staffed by fossil fuel advocates and cronies
12254 2.6 years ago Robin Craft
12253 2.6 years ago gerrit woudstra
12252 2.6 years ago Anonymous We demand a moratorium on permits for new gas pipelines, compressor stations and export terminals until FERC can be re-organized and re-educated into an agency that drives solutions to the climate c...
12251 2.6 years ago Steven Felber
12250 2.6 years ago Kristen Lowry
12249 2.6 years ago Lloy Stowell Please stand up for what's right for all of us.
12248 2.6 years ago Nancy L Cowger Cease and desist any any all methods of transporting carbon, methane and all other toxic fuels.
do a fly over on the tar sands, and fracking installations. We HAVE to preserve this planet for ...
12247 2.6 years ago Kathy Yeomans
12246 2.6 years ago Nj Brooks No fracking! It is destroying our planet, poisoning our waters & causing earthquakes!
12245 2.6 years ago Tracey O'Kelly
12244 2.6 years ago Mary Dean
12243 2.6 years ago Richard Guier
12242 2.6 years ago Gary Kuehn
12241 2.6 years ago K Hutchins
12240 2.6 years ago Nicholas Koch Scientific evidence is in: Earthquakes from injection wells in the 7 state Overthrust Belt, no Oversight from well contamination of drinking water for humans and the animals and vegetables you eat...
12239 2.6 years ago Jenna Peterson
12238 2.6 years ago Julaine Roberson
12237 2.6 years ago Anonymous
12236 2.6 years ago Janice Porterfield
12235 2.6 years ago Susan Stout
12234 2.6 years ago Carolyn Hess
12233 2.6 years ago Carol Harder
12232 2.6 years ago Edmund Skowronski A cause worth while.
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