Today 5,500 cities across globe will celebrate ‘Earth Hour’, a global effort to save power. People are asked to switch off all electrical appliances and lights as soon as the clock strikes 8:30 tonight.
This initiative by World Wildlife Fund (WWF) has also garnered support from top Bollywood celebs, who are seen asking their fans to participate in the cause. B-townies took to Twitter to announce their support for the cause and this is what they said.
Dia Mirza: Lights out between 8:30pm and 9:30pm tonight. Pledge to reduce the Earth’s carbon footprint. #EarthHour
Akshay Kumar: Turn off all lights for one hour today from 8.30 to 9.30 pm for a greener tomorrow. Small act, big impact! #EarthHour
Abhishek Bachchan: How’s the crew today? Guys remember, EARTH HOUR today. So switch off all your lights from 8.30 to 9:30 pm. #makeadifference#EarthHour
Amitabh Bachchan: Earth Hour tomorrow … from 8:30 PM to 9:30 PM … put off the power and electricity .. save the Earth .. I WILL !!
Sophie Choudry: Turn off your lights for 1hr tonight from 8:30p.m to 9:30p.m to support Earth Hour#EarthHour