Beyond Extreme Energy
By Steve Ahlquist on January 11, 2017
“Governor Raimondo, I have a a very simple message for you from the people of Rhode Island, so many people in your state and that is ‘No New Power Plant. No New Power Plant.’”
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By Fossil Free Rhode Island on December 12, 2016
Four of seven activists who were arrested last May at a protest at the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) headquarters had their trial date set for a status hearing at the Superior Court of the District of Columbia.
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By Resist AIM on May 25, 2016
Two people courageously locked themselves into a renewable-energy powered, 20-ft recycled shipping-container home at the work site, directly on the Spectra Algonquin Incremental Market (AIM) Pipeline route.
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By Fossil Free Rhode Island on May 16, 2016
Starting Monday, Beyond Extreme Energy (BXE) will spend the week carrying out creative, non-violent actions throughout the Washington, D.C., area. We’ll be targeting the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) and the fossil fuel industry whose projects the rogue agency approves. We’ll be at the headquarters of FERC, 888 First St. NE, Washington, D.C., where the agency rubber stamps approvals for interstate fracked gas pipelines, […]
By Peter Nightingale on September 25, 2015
Fasters from Beyond Extreme Energy (BXE), together with their supporters from several faiths, will break bread in front of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) in D.C. today to end a dramatic 18-day hunger strike undertaken to demand that FERC stop issuing permits for the pipelines, storage facilities and LNG export terminals that use fracked […]
By Steve Ahlquist on September 23, 2015
Protesters fast outside the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission in Washington DC to call for a halt to fracked methane infrastructure construction ahead of the Pope’s visit. The protest has gone national.