UAE switches off lights for Earth Hour tonight
Its lights off for the UAE tonight as the country joins the global movement for Earth Hour, highlighting the need to combat climate change and embrace sustainability.
The campaign, organised by the World Wildlife Fund (WWF), spans 7,000 cities and 152 countries, becoming the world’s largest voluntary action for the sake of the environment.
For Earth Hour 2015, the Emirates Wildlife Society states it’s tackling climate change by being water-efficient. Desalinating water in the UAE takes a huge amount of energy and produces a lot of carbon emissions, making it the third largest consumer of water per capita globally. Read More