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
4226-4250 of 16081 signatures
Number Date Name Your comment to FERC:
11856 2.9 years ago Frank James Johnson
11855 2.9 years ago Christine Wernette FERC is another corporate controlled agency within our "democratic" government. We the people are waking up to the truth and we are speaking out. We are going to fight government agencies getting ...
11854 2.9 years ago Anonymous
11853 2.9 years ago Oliver Yourke
11852 2.9 years ago Elizabeth Stein It is way past time to turn from fossil fuels and their destructive effects on our climate and our environment to safer, more modern energy sources. We must be in the vanguard, not stubborn reaction...
11851 2.9 years ago Omar Martin
11850 2.9 years ago Dennis Higgins FERC should approve projects based on public benefit, not corporate profits, especially when so many of the corporations are under investigation for environmental damage.
11849 2.9 years ago Peggy McHill Morris
11848 2.9 years ago Steve Bremner
11847 2.9 years ago James Moran Currently, the root of ALL Evil can be traced back to “The GREEDY Tribe of PIGS” here in America and around the World. “The GREEDY Tribe of PIGS” will sell their own mother for a BUCK. Just follow
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11846 2.9 years ago George Postgate
11845 2.9 years ago Ed Bennett
11844 2.9 years ago Troya Tiseo
11843 2.9 years ago Angela Mchugh
11842 2.9 years ago Lorraine Keegan Invest in renewable energy, and train workers to get jobs in the solar and wind industries!
11841 2.9 years ago Steven Weinstein-Foner
11840 2.9 years ago Mike Albar
11839 2.9 years ago Matthew Slifka
11838 2.9 years ago maureen Bestick
11837 2.9 years ago Jeffrey Fernsten no more fracking
11836 2.9 years ago Mark Glasser
11835 2.9 years ago Mark Glasser
11834 2.9 years ago Lonna C Landau
11833 2.9 years ago James Olsen Please do not choose to continue our legacy of knowingly harming Americans through devastating environmental degradation.
11832 2.9 years ago John Byland No more fracking!
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