Tuesday, 10 April 2007

Excellent results from Earth Hour

Here's some excellent feedback I received from SMH regarding Earth Hour

"More than 2 million Sydney residents participated in Earth Hour on Saturday night by flicking the switch, turning appliances off stand-by and enjoying an hour of quiet darkness, according to poll results from AMR Interactive.

The result: an impressive 10.2% drop in energy usage across the usually glittering CBD, according to EnergyAustralia.

This is double the anticipated energy saving and represents a reduction of 24.86 tonnes of carbon dioxide - the equivalent of taking 48,613 cars off the road for an hour!"

Top stuff!!

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1 Comments:

At 22 May 2007 15:42 , Blogger Database said...

Hi there,
I work for a zero emissions climate change campaign group. We would like to forward our media releases to you - could you please supply us with an email address to make this possible?

Kind regards
Paula Rowlings

 

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