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
851-875 of 16081 signatures
Number Date Name Your comment to FERC:
15231 3.2 years ago Jane Ahearne
15230 3.2 years ago Randy Hurst If you refuse to listen to the American people and serve the interests of our country rather than those of the gas and oil industry, then it is time for you to retire or quit your position at FERC.
15229 3.2 years ago Russ Phillips
15228 3.2 years ago Robert Anderson
15227 3.2 years ago Dana Stickney
15226 3.2 years ago Brittany Sweeten
15225 3.2 years ago Sheila Brushes
15224 3.2 years ago Joel Van Johnson Please, while we still have some pure water left for drinking, ban fracking.
15223 3.2 years ago M Neville Wall
15222 3.2 years ago Eugene Clark
15221 3.2 years ago Beatrice Silvestre
15220 3.2 years ago Anne Kiley
15219 3.2 years ago John Jeavons
15218 3.2 years ago Sally Mackey
15217 3.2 years ago Patricia McGann-Zionts
15216 3.2 years ago Amanda Melrood
15215 3.2 years ago Patricia Hopkins
15214 3.2 years ago Elsie Rhodes
15213 3.2 years ago Evelyn Ponall Our country should be the leader in providing clean, renewable energy to its citizens and set the example to the rest of the world -- in this day of global warming.
A moratorium on tracking s...
15212 3.2 years ago Rebecca Arseneaux
15211 3.2 years ago Dawn Lang
15210 3.2 years ago Jeriene Walberg
15209 3.2 years ago Camille Tschaggeny
15208 3.2 years ago Linda Ross
15207 3.2 years ago Adam Asencio
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