Earth hour observed in Karachi with turning off non-essential lights

Mar 27, 2017, 00:49
Earth hour observed in Karachi with turning off non-essential lights

Sydney Opera House, the Eiffel Tower in Paris, New York's Empire State Building, the Kremlin and Red Square in Moscow, the Egyptian Pyramids and Tokyo Tower will be switching off the lights during their Earth Hour between 8.30pm and 9.30pm.

Then join the Earth Hour party on Saturday, March 25 by turning off all lights from 8:30 - 9:30 PM local time.

Since scientists recorded the Earth's hottest temperatures in the modern era for the third year in a row in 2016, officials said the call to "change climate change" has never been more urgent.

Earth Hour is the world's largest grassroots movement to combat climate change.

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"We started Earth Hour to make a statement".

Lights are being turned off on landmarks and other famous sites around the world on Saturday for the 10th annual Earth Hour, part of a global effort to back action on climate change.

Using less energy, recycling more, choosing less packaging, planting more native sustainable plants, using more eco friendly energy sources, conserving water, choosing cleaner fuels, less vehicle journeys, separating waste and many other simple things we can incorporate into our daily lives all help reduce greenhouse gases.

People around the world will show their concern about future of the Earth by switching off their lights for one hour.

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Overall, the country's maximum load reduction reached 165 megawatts (MW), lower by 4% compared with 172 MW a year ago, according to the DoE, citing data from the National Grid Corporation of the Philippines (NGCP). Join author of The Bleeding Edge Bob Hughes as he explores the latest discoveries about the effects of social inequality on human health and our environmental impact, and traces today's ecological crisis back to the rise of the world's first elites, 5,000 years ago.

More than 170 countries and territories are joining in for Earth Hour, and this will be the 11th year in a row that this event has taken place.

Port Moody and Port Coquitlam residents are encouraged to go dark tomorrow night for an hour, turning off all appliances, lights and even electronics to save energy. There will be live performances during Earth Hours featuring artists such as Bridgit Mendler, Valerie June, and others.

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