. More than 5,200 cities and towns in 135 countries worldwide switched off their lights for WWF’s Earth Hour 2011, sending a powerful message for action on climate change. It also ushered in a new era with members going Beyond the Hour to commit to lasting action for the planet. Without a doubt, it’s shown how great things can be achieved when people come together for a common cause. On Saturday, March 31 between 8:30 p.m.–9:30 p.m. join millions of voices who will again come together and switch off. Earth Hour is a unique opportunity for us to take action … Continue reading Start planning now for WWF’s Earth Hour 2012
This Saturday, March 26 from 8:30 to 9:30 pm is Earth Hour. Please turn out your lights to show your support! What is Earth Hour? Earth Hour is an annual global event hosted by WWF and supported provincially by BC Hydro. The goal of the event is to encourage individuals to turn off unnecessary lights and electronics in an effort to conserve power and in doing so, demonstrate support for the fight against climate change. This is the fourth year that BC Hydro has supported Earth Hour. Last year, the province’s electricity load dropped by 1.04 per cent during Earth … Continue reading Earth Hour is coming!
March 27, 2010 – 8:30 pm During Earth Hour, hundreds of millions of people around the world will come together to call for action on climate change by doing something quite simple—turning off their lights for one hour. Earth Hour 2010 will continue to be a global call to action to every individual, every business and every community. A call to stand up, to show leadership and be responsible for our future. Continue reading Earth Hour