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 3.5 years ago Anonymous
12255 3.5 years ago Cynthia Guerassio
12254 3.5 years ago Sherry Hill
12253 3.5 years ago Anonymous FERC must become an institution promoting and supporting the shift from fossil fuels to wind, solar, and other renewable energy producers, now!
12252 3.5 years ago Elizabeth MacKelvie
12251 3.5 years ago Rick Hissem The well-being of the US citizens is your job. Quit pandering to the fracking industry.
12250 3.5 years ago Loretta Doyle-Stockdale
12249 3.5 years ago Carl Arnold
12248 3.5 years ago Toni Lapointe
12247 3.5 years ago Dana Bagshaw
12246 3.5 years ago Richard Lamb
12245 3.5 years ago Justin Chastant
12244 3.5 years ago Mesha Wright
12243 3.5 years ago Rob Roberto
12242 3.5 years ago Anonymous
12241 3.5 years ago Guy Cargulia
12240 3.5 years ago Michael Trivich
12239 3.5 years ago Anonymous You must do your job. You work for the citizens of the United States, not the fracking industry. DO YOUR JOB!
12238 3.5 years ago Jeanette DeJesus
12237 3.5 years ago Fary Björlin
12236 3.5 years ago Dawn O'Donnell you have to leave the fossil fuels buried!
12235 3.5 years ago Rebecca Canright Thank you.
12234 3.5 years ago Richard Peterson
12233 3.5 years ago Kimberlee Tellez
12232 3.5 years ago Kathleen Turner
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