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.

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This petition has a goal of 25000 signatures
4651-4675 of 16081 signatures
Number Date Name Your comment to FERC:
11431 2.6 years ago Robin Hubbard
11430 2.6 years ago Carol J. Painter PhD
11429 2.6 years ago Ruth Kram
11428 2.6 years ago Donna Long
11427 2.6 years ago Jean & Geoff Renewable energy is the way forward. Stop poisoning the population for your profits.
11426 2.6 years ago Dennis Ledden
11425 2.6 years ago Carol Clonen
11424 2.6 years ago S. Dwyer
11423 2.6 years ago Sue D'Onofrio
11422 2.6 years ago P. Dean Addison
11421 2.6 years ago Kim White
11420 2.6 years ago Bill Johnson Should we have more earthquakes, CO2 and methane emissions, polluted water, or should we move towards renewables that are far more benign to our health and environment? Seems like a no-brainer.
11419 2.6 years ago Corby Caffrey-Dobosh
11418 2.6 years ago Shirley Davis
11417 2.6 years ago Orlando Olmo
11416 2.6 years ago Janis Upham
11415 2.6 years ago Nancy Loftin
11414 2.6 years ago Cristian Cupertino
11413 2.6 years ago Rina Malerman Do what is right. Stop rubber stamping
fossil fuel expansion. No more fracking. Become a leader in renewable energy.We need to stop climate change
11412 2.6 years ago Dot Wolff
11411 2.6 years ago Lisa Brinton
11410 2.6 years ago Kristinna Young
11409 2.6 years ago Tom Cate It's about the water! Both in the obscene waste of precious water to blast the rock and in polluting the aquifer but disposing of the harmful chemicals back into the ground. INSANE!
11408 2.6 years ago Joan Ciesienski
11407 2.6 years ago Joyce Alexander
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