Let us join and support the “Earth Hour Philippines 2009”. Said activity is a major call to every individual, government and business to take action to help ensure a sustainable future of our planet. The Earth Hour is a message of hope and collective action to fight global warming which is very important concern facing us today. With this undertaking, our country will again join millions of communities around the world which will unilaterally turn out the lights for ‘Earth Hour 2009, in collaboration with the Department of Energy, The Green Army, and SWITCH Movement nationwide, Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao aiming for the participation of at least ten million Filipinos.

In what aims to be world largest mass participants event, Earth Hour 2009 will be the culmination of one billion people in over 1,000 cities from a round the globe represented by business, government and communities uniting to send a message to world leaders for 2009 UN Climate Change Conference in Copenhagen, Denmark that we need a commitment of ACTION to reduce greenhouse gas emissions soon.

On March 28, 2009 at 8:30 PM, our country will once again join millions of communities all over the world in this symbolic act. Among the highlights of this Earth Hour Philippines 2009 are the Earth countdown live concert and entertainment events to be held in key provinces and cities from 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm on (Saturday) March 28, 2009.