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
3926-3950 of 16081 signatures
Number Date Name Your comment to FERC:
12156 2.9 years ago Anonymous
12155 2.9 years ago Guy Cargulia
12154 2.9 years ago Michael Trivich
12153 2.9 years ago Anonymous You must do your job. You work for the citizens of the United States, not the fracking industry. DO YOUR JOB!
12152 2.9 years ago Jeanette DeJesus
12151 2.9 years ago Fary Björlin
12150 2.9 years ago Dawn O'Donnell you have to leave the fossil fuels buried!
12149 2.9 years ago Rebecca Canright Thank you.
12148 2.9 years ago Richard Peterson
12147 2.9 years ago Kimberlee Tellez
12146 2.9 years ago Kathleen Turner
12145 2.9 years ago Marilyn Cramer
12144 2.9 years ago Andrew Hoffman
12143 2.9 years ago Marcia Pauley
12142 2.9 years ago Stan Krupa
12141 2.9 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...
12139 2.9 years ago Nora Regan
12138 2.9 years ago Bob Ramlow
12137 2.9 years ago Katherine Tatlock
12136 2.9 years ago Jo Forkish
12135 2.9 years ago Stacy Denton
12134 2.9 years ago Stanley Sargent
12133 2.9 years ago Susan Long
12132 2.9 years ago Mary Sims
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