30 Mar '12, 1pm

Earth Hour

Earth Hour

In 2007, WWF-Australia inspired Sydney-siders to show their support for climate change action in the first ever Earth Hour event. It showed that everyone, from children to CEOs and politicians, has the power to change the world they live in. In Sydney, Australia, 2.2 million individuals and more than 2,000 businesses turned their lights out for one hour to take a stand against climate change. In 2008, the plan was to take Earth Hour to the rest of Australia. But then the City of Toronto, Canada, signed up and it wasn’t long before 35 countries and almost 400 cities and towns were part of the event. It said something compelling to the world: that the climate challenges facing our planet are so significant that change needs to be global. With the invitation to ‘switch off’ extended to everyone, Earth Hour quickly became an annual global event. It’s scheduled on the last Satu...

Full article: http://www.earthhour.org/page/about/about-earth-hour

Tweets

Not "I Do" at Earth Hour, but "I will"

Not "I Do" at Earth Hour, but "I will"

channelnewsasia.com 30 Mar '12, 11am

SINGAPORE: This year's theme for Earth Hour that happens on Saturday at 8.30pm is "I Will If You Will", a challenge-based ...

For more information on Earth Hour in your part...

earthhour.org 30 Mar '12, 12pm

Earth Hour 2011 saw hundreds of millions of people across 135 countries and territories join together in an awesome displa...

It's Lights Out For Earth Hour Saturday Night at 8:30

It's Lights Out For Earth Hour Saturday Night a...

treehugger.com 30 Mar '12, 12pm

Warren first wrote about Earth Hour in late 2006, describing the idea of saving energy and increasing awareness by turning...

So Earth Hour just ended. What did you learn from it? Nothing right - coz life goes on.

So Earth Hour just ended. What did you learn fr...

kenwooi.com 30 Mar '12, 4pm

By now, you would have known that it’s a worldwide event organized to encourage households and businesses to turn off non-...

From NYC to Las Vegas, here's what Earth Hour will look like this weekend across the U.S.

From NYC to Las Vegas, here's what Earth Hour w...

earth911.com 30 Mar '12, 1pm

On Saturday from 8:30 to 9:30 p.m. local time, hundreds of millions of people, organizations, corporations and governments...

What are you doing for Earth Hour? - Earth Hour...

mnn.com 30 Mar '12, 8pm

The idea of sitting in darkness for 60 minutes may sound dull at first, especially to people who are accustomed to 'round-...

I didn't support Earth Hour last year, I'm stil...

goldfries.com 31 Mar '12, 6am

@nels / @darren – I’m aware of the existence of the campaign. In no part of the article am I suggesting “No More Earth Hou...

@earthhour I created a lantern to show my suppo...

earthhour.org 31 Mar '12, 4pm

I created a lantern to show my support for Earth Hour. Create one at http://www.earthhour.org/page/fun-stuff/virtual-lantern

Singapore celebrates Earth Hour 2012 islandwide

straitstimes.com 31 Mar '12, 2pm

The Marina Bay Sands hotel and ArtScience Museum are seen during Earth Hour in Singapore on March 31, 2012. Other local la...

Even during Earth Hour, lights are left on

Even during Earth Hour, lights are left on

singaporeseen.stomp.com.sg 31 Mar '12, 1pm

Royal Plaza On Scotts lights up soy candles in support of Earth Hour Why waste electricity? Lights at Golden Shoe carpark ...

Earth Hour is on March, 31st! Don't forget to t...

earthhour.org 29 Mar '12, 9pm

More than 5,200 cities and towns in 135 countries and territories worldwide switched off their lights for Earth Hour 2011 ...

Turn Out the Lights Tonight, for this Victoria's Secret Model's Sake!: Earth Hour, when millions of people aroun...

Turn Out the Lights Tonight, for this Victoria'...

thedailygreen.com 31 Mar '12, 11am

another reason, besides Miranda Kerr's global ambassador role for the event. Since 2007, when the first Earth Hour inspire...

Don't forget about @EarthHour tonight at 8:30PM...

ecorazzi.com 31 Mar '12, 3pm

Earth Hour 2012 will begin at 8:30 pm on March 31, 2012. For one hour parts of the world will go dark. The movement starte...

Time to move beyond Earth Hour

blog.dk.sg 31 Mar '12, 2pm

OK, Earth Hour is over. (at least here in Singapore) Here is something that I can never understand. Why do building manage...