Beyond Extreme Energy (BEX) is an organization that actively organizes protests against conventional energy and nuclear power, in support of environmentalist energy sources. They are best known for organizing a week long protest of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) in 2014. 
Beyond Extreme Energy (BEX) actively organizes protests against fossil fuels and nuclear power, in support of wind and solar energy sources. They are best known for organizing a week long protest of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) in 2014.  The group continues to protest again FERC, and their actions have included disrupting commission meetings, blocking FERC’s parking garage, and a stunt where two BEX activists scaled the awning of FERC’s headquarters in Washington, DC. 
Chorus Foundation contributed directly to BEX in 2015 and has contributed annually to Earthworks since 2013.  Chorus Foundation was established by left-wing activist Farhad Ebrahimi, and supports groups and movement organizations that are against fossil fuels and nuclear power. 
Melinda Tuhus is a longtime environmental activist and independent journalist. She is an organizer and protester with BEX. 
Ellen Barfield is a full time activist and a veteran protester with BEX.  She is the national vice president of Veterans for Peace. She sits on the boards of the Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom, the War Resisters League, and the School of the Americas Watch.