World news – Earth Hour: BSES urges consumers to turn off the lights

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BSES shows solidarity with the event and supports and promotes the initiative again actively and wholeheartedly, according to the statement by Power Discom on Monday.

Published: March 23, 2021 8:03 AM |

Last updated: March 23, 2021 8:03 am

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NEW DELHI: The BSES, the Power Discom, asked its 45-lakh consumers on Monday, during the « Earth Hour », which can be observed on Saturday from 8.30pm to 9.30pm, lights and Switch off devices. Earth Hour is an annual global event that draws attention to the sustainability of our planet and hopefully brings people together online and highlights the urgent need to address the issues of « nature loss and climate change, » said a spokesman for BSES.

BSES shows solidarity with the event and supports and promotes the initiative again actively and wholeheartedly, according to the statement by Power Discom on Monday. “We sincerely appeal to our over 4.5 million consumers and around 18 million people in our region to make the right choices for the planet and for the future generations who will inherit it.

This earth hour,“ switch off and speak for nature ”. Citizens can help protect the natural world to secure our future, ”said the BSES official. BSES Rajdhani Power Limited (BRPL) and BSES Yamuna Power Limited (BYPL) will turn off all non-essential lights in their 400+ offices on Saturday for Earth Hour.

Earth Hour was launched in Sydney in 2007 as a symbolic lights-off event and is now the world’s largest grassroots movement for the environment. Earth Hour is an annual international event organized by WWF (World Wide Fund for Nature / World Wildlife Fund) that calls on households and businesses around the world to turn off non-essential lights and electrical appliances for one hour.

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