Thursday, March 25, 2010
Earth Hour 2010 is March 27th at 8:30pm local time
Individuals, businesses, communities, and countries can all participate by turning out their lights for one hour on March 27th, 2010 at 8:30pm local time. This is a worldwide event with over 4000 cities in 88 countries participating in 2009. The hope is to make 2010 even bigger and better!
Earth Hour is organized by WWF and begain in 2007 in Austrialia when over 2 million homes turned out their lights for an hour. In these past three years Earth Hour has become the biggest initiative in the world for global climate change.
Landmarks and iconic buildings all over Earth will stand in darkness for an hour as a call to action to everyone in the world to take responsibility and get involved in working our way together towards a sustainable future. Go to Earth Hour's website and pledge your support by telling the world that you'll be joining all of us and turning your lights out for one hour this Saturday night.