Manipal University celebrates Earth Hour by making sure that all the unnecessary lights that are normally kept on for aesthetic or decorative purposes should be switched off on Saturday, March 26, 2011 from 8.30 pm to 9.30 pm. Requesting faculty, staff and students to cooperate and involve in this movement.
Together with everyone’s support, Earth Hour can be the first step to making our Earth a better place to live in.
Although the World Wildlife Federation, which organizes Earth Hour, certainly has good intentions, the event has no significant effect on overall electricity usage or environmental impact. So what's the use of participating ??