Earth Hour ceremony this evening

Saturday, 23 March 2013 - 18:59


The national ceremony held to commemorate earth hour this year with an eye on reducing the consumption of fossilized fuel is due to get under way this evening under the guidance of the Ministry of Environment & Renewable Energy.


According to the Secretary to the Ministry B.M.U.D. Basnayeke the aim of this years earth hours is to encourage the public to utilize alternate forms of energy.


Hence the ministry requests of the public to partake in this initiative for one hour commencing from 8 pm to 9 pm this evening.