There was a similar event across Indian Country and Alaska a few years ago (mid-’90s even?), as an effort to make us notice just how much energy we use and overuse.
Chch to switch off lights for climate
By ARWEN HANN – The Press | Tuesday, 01 January 2008
On Saturday, March 29 [deadline] Christchurch will join cities around the world to take a stand against one of the planet’s biggest threats – climate change…. Cities such as Sydney, Melbourne, Toronto, Chicago and Manila will switch off their lights for one hour to mark the first global Earth Hour. Christchurch is the first New Zealand city to join the initiative.
Earth Hour – 2007
We invited Sydneysiders – businesses and individuals – to turn off their lights for just one hour, Earth Hour – 7.30pm to 8.30pm on 31 March 2007 – as a …
See the difference you can make – Earth Hour 2008
Created to take a stand against the greatest threat our planet has ever faced, Earth Hour uses the simple action of turning off the lights for one hour to …
This is a world-wide project in partnership with World Wildlife Foundation and the Sidney Morning Herald newspapers. Let me know which Villages, schools, communities will be participating and I’ll list your efforts here.