Earth hour still going on...

Discussion in 'The Watercooler' started by totoro, Mar 28, 2009.

  1. totoro

    totoro Mom? What's a GFG?

    I meant to post this and got busy with my sick child!
    We still have 2 hours and 15 minutes to go before lights out!
    8:30 to 9:30 is Earth Hour.
    Turn your lights off if you can... turn off all electricity if possible.

    We are going outside and lighting a fire.

    http://www.earthhour.org/home/
     
  2. flutterby

    flutterby Fly away!

    Shoot. I didn't know that was tonight. It's already 9:15 here. I did it last year....
     
  3. Marguerite

    Marguerite Active Member

    It was last night for us. We actually kept the lights out for the rest of the night, pretty much. Very restful.

    While people turning lights off for an hour once a year isn't going to make much difference, it IS sending a message that these people care about minimising our greenhouse emissions and knowing how many people get involved does send a strong message to the governments of the world who make these decisions.

    So it does have an impact.

    Marg
     
  4. Hound dog

    Hound dog Nana's are Beautiful

    Forgot all about it. Oh, well. From the looks of the town tonight.........so did everyone else.
     
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