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
4326-4350 of 16081 signatures
Number Date Name Your comment to FERC:
11756 2.6 years ago Joanna Leary
11755 2.6 years ago Nicole Berkheimer
11754 2.6 years ago Nancy Roberts-Moneir
11753 2.6 years ago Hal Mack
11752 2.6 years ago Greg Thompson
11751 2.6 years ago Michael Balsai
11750 2.6 years ago Carole Butler
11749 2.6 years ago Tanya Vacek
11748 2.6 years ago Nuala Briody
11747 2.6 years ago Anna Suranyi
11746 2.6 years ago Vladimir Demin
11745 2.6 years ago Joyce Ellis Having all the gas/oil in the world is self defeating if you have to use it all to make the water drinkable. Being smart is much more important than having all the toys!
11744 2.6 years ago Louise Jackman There is clear evidence that fraking has polluted the water and made people sick. How important is the money if you are too sick to enjoy it or dead? What is this doing to our children? Lets to to r...
11743 2.6 years ago Nick Salerno
11742 2.6 years ago Monique Musialowski
11741 2.6 years ago Shelly Gooler
11740 2.6 years ago Joe Forrester
11739 2.6 years ago Clarrissa Zamora
11738 2.6 years ago Diane Arnal
11737 2.6 years ago Megan Boudreau
11736 2.6 years ago Troy Bidwell
11735 2.6 years ago William Herrod
11734 2.6 years ago Patrick and Connie Berry “We are like tenant farmers chopping down the fence around our house for fuel when we should be using Nature’s inexhaustible sources of energy--sun, wind and tide. I’d put my money on the sun and so...
11733 2.6 years ago Robert Fener Why is your agency the only one that doesn't read the scientific literature, or the news, for that matter. Enough of this stupidity and short sightedness. Stop the Fracking and Drilling.
11732 2.6 years ago Judith Crespo
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