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
501-525 of 16081 signatures
Number Date Name Your comment to FERC:
15581 3.4 years ago Ted Porter
15580 3.4 years ago Heather Van Vorous Disgusting.
15579 3.4 years ago Maureen North
15578 3.4 years ago Patricia Davis
15577 3.4 years ago Theresa Jones This is all like the worst horror show, only this is real.
15576 3.4 years ago Ashley Carvalho
15575 3.4 years ago Regina Flores
15574 3.4 years ago Joseph Erdeljac
15573 3.4 years ago Susan Fowler FERC, the oil and gas industry's friend, - what a turn off!
15572 3.4 years ago Erika Antillon
15571 3.4 years ago Melodie Huffman
15570 3.4 years ago Shelly Keller We can't wait for the day when FERC works for We the People–the people who actually fund FERC. Because right now you work for the Planet Destroyers, and I bet you get paid well.
15569 3.4 years ago Lori Troupe
15568 3.4 years ago Dotty Caldwell peaceful protest is not a risk - it's a right. climate-destroying policy is not a right, it's an unacceptable risk.
15567 3.4 years ago Kathleen Finnerty
15566 3.4 years ago Matthew Boguske
15565 3.4 years ago Lee Wilhelm
15564 3.4 years ago Elle Jones
15563 3.4 years ago Patricia Rathbun
15562 3.4 years ago Kathleen Padden Real homes, real lives and real families are devastated by, and REAL ENVIRONMENTAL CATASTROPHE is caused by, your irresponsible, greed driven decisions. You're very quick to ensure the safety of y...
15561 3.4 years ago Patricia Sauvageot
15560 3.4 years ago Larry Tucker
15559 3.4 years ago abby Lorenz STOP DESTROYING OUR PLANET
15558 3.4 years ago Sharon Bosley
15557 3.4 years ago Richard Kaminski
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