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
21.03.2011 [PR Newswire (press release)] - SYDNEY, March 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- HotelsCombined.com, the world leader in hotel price comparison, today announced the most innovative ways that hotels are participating in EarthHour on Saturday 26 March 2011. James Ferguson, who heads up the
05.03.2011 [Sydney Morning Herald] - ''Each of us has a responsibility for the sustainability of our planet and each of us can make a difference if we choose to do so,'' said Kerr, seen here modelling a black EarthHour T-shirt. The ambassadorial gig is believed to be Kerr's second
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 [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 [Cramahe Now] - There is still time left to plan what you will do to celebrate EarthHour on March 26 at 8:30 pm Cramahe Township and the Kawartha Pine Ridge District School Board have both endorsed the symbolic gesture. The following excerpt from the EarthHour
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 [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
20.03.2011 [Guelph Mercury] - The festival coincides with the University of Guelph's Sustainability Week and World Water Day and culminates with EarthHour. Transition Guelph is part of a worldwide Transition Town movement that believes in building sustainable
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