16.03.2011 [Knoxville News Sentinel] - The Goddard School in Knoxville announces that it has joined World Wildlife Fund's EarthHour 2011 for the third year in a row. To mark this global call to action on climate change, at 8:30 pm Saturday
13.03.2011 [Sify] - Scores of people took part in a 'cyclothon rally' organized here on Sunday as a curtain raiser to the EarthHour 2011 to be observed on march 26. The Cyclothon rally heralded the message to stop the degradation of the Earth's natural environment and
EarthHour is a worldwide event organized by the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) and held towards the end of March annually, encouraging households and businesses to turn off their non-essential lights for one hour to raise awareness about the need to take action on climate change. The event, conceived by WWF and Leo Burnett, first took place in 2007, when 2.2 million residents of Sydney participated by turning off all non-essential lights. Following Sydney's lead, many other cities around the world adopted the event in 2008. EarthHour 2013 will be held on March 23, 2013 from 8:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. during participants' local time.
22.03.2011 [Philippine Information Agency] - Jun Ynares, joins the global observance of the EarthHour on March 26, with motorcade, poster making and jingle singing contests, a party and concert in this sprawling complex at the heart of Rizal province. The Rizal provincial government
22.03.2011 [Times of India] - MUMBAI : EarthHour may be symbolic in nature , but activists say it is baby steps like this that go a long way in reducing our carbon footprint . Observed by global sustainability campaigners by switching off electrical appliances for one hour every
22.03.2011 [Cadtle Hills News] - AFTER years of promoting environmental awareness, twins Freya and Imogen Wadlow have been nominated for EarthHour's national Young Panda Award. The Castle Hill High School students, aged 15, were selected as finalists after
22.03.2011 [Indian Express] - The National Defence Academy (NDA), Khadaskwasla, will shut electricity supply during EarthHour (8.30 to 9.30 pm.) on March 26. Over 2100 cadets and 25000 residents of the NDA will gather in front of Sudan Block, lighting candles.
22.03.2011 [Mashable] - The World Wildlife Fund's annual EarthHour awareness campaign now has an app of its own. This iPhone offering will help ordinary people accomplish extraordinary things with simple tasks that take the EarthHour idea beyond a once-a-year activity.
21.03.2011 [The Wharf] - Wharf based companies such as Credit Suisse, Morgan Stanley, Citi, Clifford Chance, Barclays and KPMG have signed up to EarthHour 2011, which will see cities across the world turn off their lights at 8.30pm this Saturday. Canary Wharf Group will turn
21.03.2011 [Malaysia Star] - > You can't save much electricity if you do not know which device in your house is the largest energy consumer. Fret not, for some online help is available. Tenaga Nasional Bhd has a simple guide at
21.03.2011 [Columbia Daily Tribune] - An event tomorrow to introduce this year's annual EarthHour event will include a tour of Columbia's energy-efficient expanded city hall. The tour will start at 9 am in the building's lobby at Broadway and Eighth Street.
21.03.2011 [Brantford Expositor] - Local EarthHour organizers are hoping for a grand turnout at Harmony Square on March 26 for the city's fourth annual event, and are counting on a commitment from those at home to spend an hour with the lights out.
21.03.2011 [Exchange Morning Post] - Cambridge - It is that time of year again and EarthHour approaches once more. Based on 2010 performance it is anticipated that 4600 cities, towns and municipalities in over 120 countries will take part in the EarthHour event in 2011.
21.03.2011 [Malaysia Star] - PETALING JAYA: This year's EarthHour will see singer-actress Hannah Tan shower without turning on the heater. “No hot water showers (for me) for the entire day!” she said. Maya Karin: 'It's good to see that EarthHour has made an
17.03.2011 [The Barrie Examiner] - Adam Skinner, a member of Barrie's Atlantis Blueprint, sings out at a press conference Thursday announcing this year's EarthHour at Barrie City Hall. The event, now celebrating its third year, will be held March 26th, where everyone will be asked to
28.02.2011 [Toronto Star] - Angie Bird with a photo of Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg. is trying to get Facebook to shut down for EarthHour. How does a gal go about campaigning to shut down Facebook in support of EarthHour? Toronto resident Angie Bird, 26, set up a Facebook
03.03.2011 [Ecorazzi] - Perhaps no environmental campaign has more global reach than EarthHour, which calls for cities around the globe to shut off as many lights and electronic equipment as possible for one hour each year. But Toronto resident and EarthHour enthusiast
21.03.2011 [VietNamNet Bridge] - During the programme aimed to support EarthHour, a global environmental campaign , the 10-year-old boy will share what he learned during his expedition last month. The short documentary he filmed during the journey will also be shown.
21.03.2011 [The Barrie Examiner] - The well could be a little drier for EarthHour, the ice a little softer beneath a charity hockey tournament in Barrie. Both events will still be held, but perhaps without all the requested city funding. Council will consider final