Saturday, March 28, 2009

Take part, turn the lights of for Earth Hour 2009 at 28/3 on 20:30

This evening it happens in germany too. Earth hour, we jointly turn of the lights for the hour between 20:30 and 21:30 on March the 28th 2009. What for, an who are we ? Its to give politicians a big sign saying, hey, we are conecerned about global warming, you better should be too. And we are people all over the world.. It started in Sidney in 2007 and today it is a global event. Watch the video an join us at 20:30 german time !

And don't tell me, you can do nothing:
Here is a list of what we already do:

Choose energy saving bulbs, even LEDs
Commute to work by bicycle
Turn down the heating 2 degrees (and yes, it is still warm enough)
Buy local food whenever possible
Support local farmers by buying their products
Reduce waste
Grow our own vegetables
Do not use standby whenever possible
Use notebooks rather than Desktop PCs
Replace only if its broken.
Buy Fair Trade
Print on both sides of paper
Do not print if not necessary
Do not fly when going on vacation
Use public transport whenever possible

See, there are things we do that you can do to ! So join us, make the first step this evening...

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