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
926-950 of 16081 signatures
Number Date Name Your comment to FERC:
15156 3.2 years ago Carol Keyworth
15155 3.2 years ago angela sommers
15154 3.2 years ago Joyce Wood
15153 3.2 years ago Betsy Buchanan
15152 3.2 years ago Joan Fisher
15151 3.2 years ago Janet Sleeth
15150 3.2 years ago Marianne Larkins-Strawn This is vital to our lives & futures.
15149 3.2 years ago Tammy Barr
15148 3.2 years ago Donna Webb
15147 3.2 years ago Alyse Vasil
15146 3.2 years ago Carol Macilroy
15145 3.2 years ago Samantha Turetsky
15144 3.2 years ago Paul Sherman
15143 3.2 years ago Mildred Huttenmaier
15142 3.2 years ago Sarah Reid PLEASE READ PULITZER PRIZE WINNER "THE SIXTH EXTINCTION" BY ELIZABETH KOLBERT BEFORE ALLOWING ONE MORE FOSSIL FUEL, PLANET DAMAGING FACILITY.
15141 3.2 years ago Kristin Ziama
15140 3.2 years ago William Dearstyne
15139 3.2 years ago Marie Leven We need to act on climate change yesterday!
15138 3.2 years ago Nick Bridgett
15137 3.2 years ago Sandra Pierzinski
15136 3.2 years ago Marie Leven No rubber stamps for fracking!
15135 3.2 years ago Caryn Brock
15134 3.2 years ago brittany morgan
15133 3.2 years ago Jim Woods Fracking will contaminate and destroy the aquifers and the Earthquakes tell us that. do the right thing and save our waters and stop this dangerous industry.
15132 3.2 years ago Joan Nicholson We need to do everything possible to slow down climate change. Is your department doing that?
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