Gearing Up for Earth Hour in San Francisco (Video)

San Francisco is getting ready for Earth Hour 2009

Clear Channel donated three large billboards in major areas of the city, my Wells Fargo ATM machine reminds me to turn out my light every time I grab some cash, and videos galore are coming out to promote it. Check out a few after the jump.

San Francisco officials and city residents are getting pretty excited about participating in Earth Hour on March 28th, 2009. From 8:30pm to 9:30pm, we're hoping to see a pretty dark city, with people turning off all lights and any non-essential power for the hour.

The press conference shown above was powered by people riding bikes.

And Janeane Garofalo has something to say about it too:

Check out more videos as they appear on the YouTube page. Even better, if you're in the San Francisco area, attend one of the many events and see if you can tag a San Francisco-based TreeHugger! We'll be hopping from event to event all day long.

More on Earth Hour 2009:
Do Earth Hour Videos Entertain and Motivate?
Earth Hour 2009: Will Your City Take Action?

Tags: Activism | Energy Efficiency | Environmental Footprint


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