:: My Point Of View ::

March 26, 2009

the cili padi supports EARTH HOUR

Filed under: So Peppery Random — lv @ 12:39 pm
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from my inbox.

Earth Hour 2009 – What Will You Be Doing?

Cuddling up with your loved ones and admiring the stars in the night sky or organising a treasure hunt in the dark? At 8:30pm on Saturday 28 March, people from all corners of the world will turn off their lights for one hour – Earth Hour – and cast their vote for action on climate change. Anybody can participate and join together with millions of people across the globe celebrating Earth Hour.

Earth Hour is about taking simple steps everyday that collectively reduce carbon emissions – from businesses turning off their lights when their offices are empty to households turning off appliances rather than leaving them on standby.

Here are 10 different ways to spend Earth Hour and reduce your carbon footprint:

1. Attend a local Earth Hour event or organise your own by throwing an Earth Hour street party with your neighbours
2. Gather family & friends for a night picnic in your local park and look at the stars
3. Enjoy a family dinner by candlelight
4. Organise a treasure hunt in the dark
5. Take the dog for a night walk
6. Have a candle-lit bath
7. Sit in the dark and share stories
8. Organise a family night playing board games
9. Share a romantic night in with your loved one
10. Upload your ‘on the night’ photos and videos to flickr and YouTube respectively, and then add them to the Earth Hour flickr group and the global YouTube Group.

To find out more about Earth Hour, visit the official website http://www.earthhour.org, sign up and join millions of people in more than 1,400 cities and towns in 80 countries throughout the world by turning off your lights for one hour at 8:30pm on Saturday 28 March.

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i try my best to stay true to my environmentalist side :p

so i am fully supportive to this mega pledge. are you??

if so click here to show ur love to the polar bears 🙂

and if u are a malaysian go straight here and join the rest of the world to go dark this saturday =)

BLACK is the latest GREEN!!

have a blessed day!

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p/s: i am so sad and pissed cos wordpress doesnt have the fancy tools for font colour unlike blogger. (or is there any? maybe i am the one who never really explore? teach me) i like colours. my old blog was full of colours. i can go different paragraph with different colours. the reason why i am ranting bout this is cos i actually wanted to highlight the word GREEN above in green colour but now look at it. so plain boring. *sigh*

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2 Comments »

  1. obviously those who started this campaign never lived in malaysia before. bet they don’t know how hot it can get when you turn off even the fan… Malaysia blows hot breeze k?

    Comment by aylwinleong — March 27, 2009 @ 5:23 am | Reply

  2. haha!! aylwin… ya ya… so true….. n not to mention miri and labuan can be the hottest place in malaysia….. seriously…. but the campaign will be at night so it shouldnt be that hot as in day time. V(^.^)V

    Comment by leanorval — March 27, 2009 @ 9:17 am | Reply


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