Earth Hour

This image taken on March 23, 2011 shows
This image taken on March 23, 2011 shows
This image taken on March 23, 2011 shows the lights around Sydney's Harbour and the iconic Opera House three days before the city switches off its lights to mark "Earth Hour". Australia's Opera House was the first of many global landmarks to go dark on March 26 as "Earth Hour" got underway with hundreds of millions of people around the world set to switch off their lights. AFP PHOTO / DRINA THURSTON (Photo credit should read DRINA THURSTON/AFP/Getty Images)
This image taken on March 26, 2011 shows
This image taken on March 26, 2011 shows
This image taken on March 26, 2011 shows the lights around Sydney's Harbour and the iconic Opera House (L) turned off to mark "Earth Hour". Australia's Opera House was the first of many global landmarks to go dark on March 26 as "Earth Hour" got underway with hundreds of millions of people around the world set to switch off their lights. AFP PHOTO / DRINA THURSTON (Photo credit should read DRINA THURSTON/AFP/Getty Images)
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A combo photo shows Colosseum in Rome wi
A combo photo shows Colosseum in Rome with lights (up) and without lights (down) during Earth Hour Day, a global event organized by the World Wildlife Fund (WWF), on March 26, 2011. Hundreds of landmark buildings and millions of ordinary homes were switching off their lights as the annual "Earth Hour" moved around the globe in what was dubbed the world's largest voluntary action for the environment.AFP PHOTO / TIZIANA FABI (Photo credit should read TIZIANA FABI/AFP/Getty Images)
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An Indian family hold lighted candles du
An Indian family hold lighted candles during an Earth Hour campaign in Mumbai on March 26, 2011. Dozens of Indians lit candles to observe Earth Hour and called for voluntary action against climate change. AFP PHOTO /Sajjad HUSSAIN (Photo credit should read SAJJAD HUSSAIN/AFP/Getty Images)
A combo photo shows Bernini fountain at
A combo photo shows Bernini fountain at
A combo photo shows Bernini fountain at Navona square in Rome with lights (up) and without lights (down) during Earth Hour Day, a global event organized by the World Wildlife Fund (WWF), on March 26, 2011. Hundreds of landmark buildings and millions of ordinary homes were switching off their lights as the annual "Earth Hour" moved around the globe in what was dubbed the world's largest voluntary action for the environment.AFP PHOTO / TIZIANA FABI (Photo credit should read TIZIANA FABI/AFP/Getty Images)
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This combination photo shows Moscow's ho
This combination photo shows Moscow's hotel "Ukraine" illuminated (Bottom) and with its lights dimmed (Top) during Earth Hour on March 26, 2011. AFP PHOTO / ANDREY SMIRNOV (Photo credit should read ANDREY SMIRNOV/AFP/Getty Images)
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This combination of two pictures show Pa
This combination of two pictures show Pakistanisgathering in front of the parliament house during a Earth Hour in Islamabad on March 26, 2011. The lights switched off around the world for Earth Hour to stress the need to save energy, show concern over global warming and preserve environment for a better future. AFP PHOTO/Farooq NAEEM (Photo credit should read FAROOQ NAEEM/AFP/Getty Images)
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This combination picture shows the Parth
This combination picture shows the Parthenon (R) and Erechteion Temples at the Athens landmark Acropolis before and after the lights were switched off for Earth Hour on March 26, 2011. Australia's Opera House was the first of many global landmarks to go dark on March 26 as environmental "Earth Hour" got underway with hundreds of millions of people around the world set to switch off their lights. AFP PHOTO / LOUISA GOULIAMAKI (Photo credit should read LOUISA GOULIAMAKI/AFP/Getty Images)
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This combination of images shows Malaysi
This combination of images shows Malaysia's iconic land mark Patronas Twin Towers seconds before (L) and after (R) the lights were switched off for Earth Hour in Kuala Lumpur, on March 26, 2011. Australia's Opera House was the first of many global landmarks to go dark on March 26 as "Earth Hour" got underway with hundreds of millions of people around the world set to switch off their lights. AFP PHOTO/ Saeed Khan (Photo credit should read SAEED KHAN/AFP/Getty Images)
This image shows the before views of the
This image shows the before views of the
This image shows the before views of the Taipei 101 building with the lights on as Taipei marks "Earth Hour" on March 26, 2011. Australia's Opera House on March 26 was the first of many global landmarks to go dark as "Earth Hour" got underway with hundreds of millions of people around the world set to switch off their lights. AFP PHOTO / Sam YEH (Photo credit should read SAM YEH/AFP/Getty Images)
This photo shows the Taipei 101 building
This photo shows the Taipei 101 building
This photo shows the Taipei 101 building with the lights turned out as Taipei marks "Earth Hour" on March 26, 2011. Australia's Opera House on March 26 was the first of many global landmarks to go dark as "Earth Hour" got underway with hundreds of millions of people around the world set to switch off their lights. AFP PHOTO / Sam YEH (Photo credit should read SAM YEH/AFP/Getty Images)
Lights Go Off In Las Vegas For 2011 Earth Hour
Lights Go Off In Las Vegas For 2011 Earth Hour
A view of the Las Vegas Strip seen before Earth Hour from the House of Blues Foundation Room inside the Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino March 26, 2011 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Hotel-casinos in Las Vegas turned off marquees and non-essential exterior lighting to participate in Earth Hour, a global initiative by the World Wildlife Fund to focus attention on the threat of climate change.
Lights Go Off In Las Vegas For 2011 Earth Hour
Lights Go Off In Las Vegas For 2011 Earth Hour
A view of the Las Vegas Strip seen before Earth Hour from the House of Blues Foundation Room inside the Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino March 26, 2011 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Hotel-casinos in Las Vegas turned off marquees and non-essential exterior lighting to participate in Earth Hour, a global initiative by the World Wildlife Fund to focus attention on the threat of climate change.
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This combination picture shows Rio de Ja
This combination picture shows Rio de Janeiro's landmark, the Christ the Redeemer statue, before (top) and during during (bottom) the Earth Hour celebration on March 26, 2011 in Brazil. Australia's Opera House was the first of many global landmarks to go dark on March 26 as "Earth Hour" got underway with hundreds of millions of people around the world set to switch off their lights. AFP PHOTO/Antonio SCORZA (Photo credit should read ANTONIO SCORZA/AFP/Getty Images)
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This combination picture shows the light
This combination picture shows the lights around Budapest downtown with the oldest Hungarian bridge 'The Chain Bridge' and Buda Palace on March 26, 2011 Before (Top) and after (Bottom) the city switched off its lights to mark "Earth Hour". AFP PHOTO / ATTILA KISBENEDEK (Photo credit should read ATTILA KISBENEDEK/AFP/Getty Images)
Earth Hour 2011 In China
Earth Hour 2011 In China
BEIJING - MARCH 26: (CHINA OUT) (EDITORS NOTE: Image is a digital composite) This composite photograph shows "Bird's Nest" before and during the Earth Hour 2011 power switch off on March 26, 2011 in Beijing, China. About 86 Chinese cities joined a WWF worldwide initiative Earth Hour, to call on people to switch off unnecessary lights for one hour tonight, in support for energy-saving efforts and global warming prevention as a shared responsibility. (Photo by ChinaFotoPress/Getty Images)
Earth Hour 2011 In China
Earth Hour 2011 In China
HEFEI, CHINA - MARCH 26: (CHINA OUT) (EDITORS NOTE: Image is a digital composite) This composite photograph shows Swan Lake before and during the Earth Hour 2011 power switch off on March 26, 2011 in Hefei, Anhui Province of China. About 86 Chinese cities joined a WWF worldwide initiative Earth Hour, to call on people to switch off unnecessary lights for one hour tonight, in support for energy-saving efforts and global warming prevention as a shared responsibility. (Photo by ChinaFotoPress/Getty Images)
Earth Hour 2011 In China
Earth Hour 2011 In China
XI'AN, CHINA - MARCH 26: (CHINA OUT) (EDITORS NOTE: Image is a digital composite) This composite photograph shows Xi'an Bell Tower before and during the Earth Hour 2011 power switch off on March 26, 2011 in Xi'an, Shaanxi Province of China. About 86 Chinese cities joined a WWF worldwide initiative Earth Hour, to call on people to switch off unnecessary lights for one hour tonight, in support for energy-saving efforts and global warming prevention as a shared responsibility. (Photo by ChinaFotoPress/Getty Images)

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