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Earth Hour

World news about “Earth Hour” published by euronews.

20/08 15:15 CET

Humans consume more than planet can produce on ‘Earth Overshoot Day’

Humans consume more than planet can produce on ‘Earth Overshoot Day’

There are only so many natural resources the earth can supply and today we've gone over our annual limit. Earth Overshoot Day is the point in the year when humans have used as much nature, such as land, trees and fish, as the planet's ecosystems can regenerate. For the rest of…

  • Earth Hour: millions switch off the lights
    24/03 09:37 CET

    Earth Hour: millions switch off the lights

    Earth Hour is observed at Berlin's Brandenburg Gate, the Cologne Cathedral and in Frankfurt's city centre (L-R) during (top) and before the…

  • Earth Hour sparks a worldwide switch-off
    24/03 06:05 CET

    Earth Hour sparks a worldwide switch-off

    Environment charity WWF launched the Paris end of their annual climate change awareness campaign by standing in front of a darkened Eiffel…

  • Earth Hour in Chile
    01/04 12:14 CET

    Earth Hour in Chile

    Chilean volunteers hold up candles during Earth Hour in Valparaiso city. Lights started going off around the world on Saturday 31st March in a…

  • The lights go out for Earth Hour
    31/03 22:53 CET

    The lights go out for Earth Hour

    They call it the biggest environmental event in the world – and it takes place around the world. Once again iconic landmarks from the Eiffel…

  • Cities worldwide mark WWF Earth Hour
    27/03 06:03 CET

    Cities worldwide mark WWF Earth Hour

    Cities all over the world turned off the lights to mark the WWF’s Earth Hour on Saturday. Those who took part were showing their support…


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