28 Mar '14, 3pm

Why Earth Hour matters

Why Earth Hour matters

8:30 Saturday night is Earth Hour, where people around the world turn out their lights in support of action against climate change. It started in Sydney in 2007, and mostly spread around the world, but it has always been a flop in the United States. This year appears to be studiously ignored by everyone; the only comment I see anywhere is Bjorn Lomberg in USA Today writing that " this Earth Hour event is nothing but an ineffective feel-good event" and "Celebrating darkness signals a turn away from an ever brighter future" before coming out in favor of building coal fired power plants in Pakistan. Last year I was angry, and blamed the trolls for ruining Earth Hour, that it never had a chance in the politicized American environment. This year, it is more important than ever that we turn out the lights as a symbolic message. Bjorn is not alone in trying to move the argument f...

Full article: http://www.treehugger.com/culture/why-earth-hour-matters....

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Sydney switches off for Earth Hour

Sydney switches off for Earth Hour

straitstimes.com 29 Mar '14, 11am

SYDNEY (AFP) - Sydney's Opera House and Harbour Bridge plunged into darkness on Saturday for the Earth Hour environmental ...

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theecologist.org 29 Mar '14, 9am

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budiey.com 29 Mar '14, 6am

In a first of its kind partnership, Spider-Man will be the first Super Hero ambassador for Earth Hour , the global movemen...

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alvinology.com 29 Mar '14, 6pm

The Earth Hour lights off is an annual symbolic event that encourages the civic society to go beyond the hour and do their...

Spider-Man and Singapore Turn Off the Lights in...

alvinology.com 29 Mar '14, 6pm

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straitstimes.com 29 Mar '14, 1pm

Singapore’s celebration of the Earth Hour 2014 - the world’s biggest social movement to protect the planet, held at The Fl...

Spider-Man swings in to celebrate Earth Hour in Singapore

Spider-Man swings in to celebrate Earth Hour in...

events.insing.com 29 Mar '14, 5pm

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ecosalon.com 28 Mar '14, 7am

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Andrew Garfield heads to Singapore to plant trees and hang out with school kids for Earth Hour - PICS

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sugarscape.com 28 Mar '14, 1pm

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worldwildlife.org 29 Mar '14, 6pm

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Singapore gets set for #EarthHour

straitstimes.com 28 Mar '14, 12am

Property consultant Ho Wai Man, 54, leads a team that has worked since 2009 to trim his condominium's use of resources by ...

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weaselzippers.us 29 Mar '14, 11pm

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Use #YourPower for #EarthHour

Use #YourPower for #EarthHour

earthhour.org 28 Mar '14, 12pm

WWF-China has a crowdfunding project on Earth Hour Blue to build 100 energy efficient stoves for people in a local village...

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earthhour.org 28 Mar '14, 1pm

Since: 2010 Organiser: Saudi Wildlife & RAK Properties In 2011, the two of Saudi Arabia’s largest skyscrapers, Al-Faisalya...

Use #YourPower for #EarthHour

Use #YourPower for #EarthHour

earthhour.org 28 Mar '14, 11am

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