Earth Hour Philippines - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Earth Hour Philippines


Pedal power: PH Earth Hour shines light on climate action

Mar 20, 2016 - 1:24 AM

UPDATED The Earth Hour 2016 event in the Philippines went dark to shine light on climate action which involves individual pledges and support for the country s shift to sustainable energy

EARTH HOUR IN MANILA. A boy plays with available light from an amusement park ride during Earth Hour in Pasay City, Philippines, 19 March 2016. Mark R. Cristino/EPA

‘Pedal for the Planet’ at the main Earth Hour switch-off

Mar 18, 2016 - 3:18 PM

Bikes e vehicles renewables plus other low carbon solutions are event highlights

Glow-in-the-dark Zumba for Earth Hour 2015

Mar 27, 2015 - 1:32 PM

Put on your neon sports attire and join the Earth Hour 2015 main event at the Quezon City Memorial Circle

LIGHTS OUT. The main event of Earth Hour Philippines 2015 will be held at the Quezon City Memorial Circle on Saturday, March 28. Photo courtesy of WWF-Philippines

World landmarks go dark for Earth Hour

Mar 24, 2013 - 9:30 AM

UPDATE Iconic landmarks and skylines were plunged into darkness on Saturday

TIME-LAPSE: Earth Hour 2013

Mar 24, 2013 - 12:45 AM

Rappler s John Javellana gives us a time lapse video of the skyline of Guadalupe in Makati City

Metro Manila's skyline before and during Earth Hour March 23, 2013. RAPPLER/John Javellana

Earth Hour: Romanticizing darkness?

Mar 23, 2013 - 3:01 PM

In pushing for Earth Hour let s not reinforce the misleading notion that saving the environment involves a throwback to life before electricity

Earth Hour a waste of time? Not for Lory Tan

Mar 23, 2013 - 9:57 AM

There are those who think Earth Hour is a waste of time WWF Philippine CEO Lory Tan answers their points

POINT FOR POINT. WWF-Philippines CEO Lory Tan responds to anti-Earth Hour sentiments. Photo by Pia Ranada

Meet the Earth Hour ambassadors

Mar 22, 2013 - 9:48 PM

Earth Hour Philippines ambassadors Mikee Marc and Rovilson are all set for Earth Hour Are you?

FACES OF EARTH HOUR. Earth Hour ambassadors Marc Nelson, Mikee Cojuangco-Jaworski, and Rovilson Fernandez pose with Chi-Chi the Panda. Photo courtesy of WWF-Philippines

Why are you for or against #EarthHour2013?

Mar 22, 2013 - 6:57 PM

Is it a waste of time and energy or a powerful symbol for unified efforts to protect the planet?

MAKE IT YOUR OWN. This year, WWF-Philippines encourages you to be creative in how you celebrate Earth Hour

Jessica Alba: New Earth Hour global ambassador

Mar 13, 2013 - 7:13 PM

Will you accept Jessica Alba s I Will If You Will challenge?

JESSICA ALBA DARES YOU. Will you accept her 'I Will If You Will' challenge and join Earth Hour 2013? Photo courtesy of WWF-Philippines

An Earth Hour to call your own

Feb 28, 2013 - 11:31 AM

Earth Hour 2013 is all about making those 60 minutes extra special for you and the world Here are 10 fun ideas

MAKE IT YOUR OWN. This year, WWF-Philippines encourages you to be creative in how you celebrate Earth Hour

'Earth Hour is more fun in the Philippines'

Apr 01, 2012 - 12:22 AM

Earth Hour Philippines is on its 4th bid to become an official Earth Hour Hero Country