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
4301-4325 of 16081 signatures
Number Date Name Your comment to FERC:
11781 3.5 years ago Julie Kloper
11780 3.5 years ago Patricia Reimer Climate change is real!
11779 3.5 years ago Geoffrey Giampa
11778 3.5 years ago Porshea Croft
11777 3.5 years ago Julie Huntsman
11776 3.5 years ago Susan Cooper Within a few hours from my home, the town of Azle TX has experienced many earthquakes related to fracking in an area that has not been prone to earthquakes before. Similarly, the town of Irving TX ...
11775 3.5 years ago Donald Barker
11774 3.5 years ago Donald Brittain
11773 3.5 years ago Michael Kahler
11772 3.5 years ago William Michael
11771 3.5 years ago Roxanne Friedenfels
11770 3.5 years ago Barbara Deselle For the sake of ourselves and future generations on this fragile planet,our only home, please do the right thing to save us.
11769 3.5 years ago Mark Jolly-Van Bodegraven
11768 3.5 years ago Joel Clasemann
11767 3.5 years ago Deborah Judy
11766 3.5 years ago Nancy Matthews
11765 3.5 years ago Jorge I. Gomez I'm presently overseas, but I wish I could be there with the 99% to make sure this planet will be there for future generations.
11764 3.5 years ago Anton McInerney
11763 3.5 years ago Barbara Wolff
11762 3.5 years ago Ashley Fitzgerald
11761 3.5 years ago Ellen Shoun
11760 3.5 years ago Dan Karney
11759 3.5 years ago Mario Finateri
11758 3.5 years ago Anne Padilla
11757 3.5 years ago Catherine Last
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