Earth Hour 2017: Here’s How Your One Hour Of Darkness Can Save The Planet

A global blackout is expected to take place in most of the regions of the world that will last for an  hour or more today on 25th March 2017 called as Earth Hour .

Earth Hour is considered to be one of the biggest event where people in million turn their lights of to show their love and care for the planet we live in.Earth hour was basically founded by World Wildlife Fund For Nature in 2007 in Sydney, Australia.

The main goal of the Earth Hour is to bring global awareness regarding energy consumption and global warming.

Would you like to know more about this global moment?

2017 marks the 10th year of Earth Hour.

It was during the year 2017 when Earth Hour started  as a lights-off event in Sydney, Australia and then later it was held globally  in 2008.

When Exactly should you turn the lights off ?

In Earth Hour, The timing are from 8:30 pm to 9:30 pm (local time) During this time peroid you should turn lights off.

Why it was started?

It was started to unite the people to protect the planet and support a clean energy future.

Why is it important?

 The fossil fuels consumed daily,  is severely affecting Earth’s environment. Earth hour simply a bold step to  change the degrading environment. So it is our responsibility to save our earth by turning off the lights for just one hour.
“Building a sustainable tomorrow depends today on all of us.” – UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres. Join us today to #ChangeClimateChange

Last year, the Earth’s temperature was the hottest on record and the Earth Hour is an opportunity to promote clean and sustainable energy.

More than 350 landmarks showed their support last year

170 countries and territories showed their support by turning off the lights for protecting the planet last year.

So it’s time to participate.

To show your support and care for the planet you live in, Earth Hour is best opportunity for all of us. But just turning off light a period of one hour we can help to reduce global warming to some extent.

That’s all, folks!

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