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
3851-3875 of 16081 signatures
Number Date Name Your comment to FERC:
12231 3.2 years ago Marilyn Cramer
12230 3.2 years ago Andrew Hoffman
12229 3.2 years ago Marcia Pauley
12228 3.2 years ago Stan Krupa
12227 3.2 years ago Roscoe Reed What would it cost you PERSONALLY if you actually REGULATED without regard to the influence of people PAID by the gas industry? What if your ONLY regard in serving on a PUBLIC COMMISSION were to s...
12226 3.2 years ago James Hanger FOR THE SAKE OF THE CHILDREN, PLEASE STOP THE USE OF FRACKING
12225 3.2 years ago Nora Regan
12224 3.2 years ago Bob Ramlow
12223 3.2 years ago Katherine Tatlock
12222 3.2 years ago Jo Forkish
12221 3.2 years ago Stanley Sargent
12220 3.2 years ago Susan Long
12219 3.2 years ago Mary Sims
12218 3.2 years ago Querido Galdo
12217 3.2 years ago Tim Lang
12216 3.2 years ago Dorothy Kethler
12215 3.2 years ago Bruce And Liza Eng We need to switch to renewables. Not more of the same.
12214 3.2 years ago Clay Hansen
12213 3.2 years ago Ronald Shenberger
12212 3.2 years ago Gaye Ruttura
12211 3.2 years ago Donald Foley
12210 3.2 years ago Timothy Tompkins
12209 3.2 years ago Carol Smith Stop leaving our cities at risk.
12208 3.2 years ago Sig Lonegren
12207 3.2 years ago Dk Anestis The shift to renewable energy is long overdue.
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