HISTORY OF EARTH HOUR

A relatively new addition to the arena of environmental awareness events, Earth Hour has grown from a small platform in Australia in 2007 to a worldwide movement. Over a billion people are estimated to participate in the annual global initiative to turn off non-essential lights for 60 minutes each year. In 2004, the World Wide […]

WHAT IS EARTH HOUR?

Established by the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) in 2007, Earth Hour is a global initiative designed to call attention to the cause of protecting the planet by encouraging communities to turn off their non-essential lights for one hour in March. The effort has grown consistently each year, and now over 150 countries and […]