Tomorrow on Saturday, 27 March 2010 at 8.30 PM of your local time, Earth Hour 2010 will take place. If you still haven't heard about it: This event has been inaugurated by the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) Australia in 2007 to raise awareness of climate change issues by gathering people to switch off their lights for one hour.
FOUR YEARS OF EARTH HOUR
31 March 2007
- The inaugural Earth Hour is held in Sydney Australia 7.30pm - 8.30pm, 2.2 million citizens of Sydney and 2,100 businesses participate.29 March 2008
- Earth Hour is held in 371 cities and towns in more than 35 countries globally at 8pm-9pm.28 March 2009
- Earth Hour held on Saturday March 28 at 8.30pm-9.30pm. Hundreds of millions of people in more than 4,000 cities and towns across 88 countries switched off their lights for one hour, creating a visual mandate for action on climate change effectively kick-starting the world’s first global vote.27 March 2010
- Earth Hour will be held on Saturday March 27th at 8.30pm-9.30pm wherever you are in the world.