Posts tagged Lights Out

Sunday, March 30th, 2008

In the Dark during Earth Hour

Molson Toronto Brewery 

Well, Earth Hour is over, and what a success it was!  I spent my Earth Hour at Molson, watching the brewery and offices go dark.  Above is a picture of the brewery, just after 8:00 p.m.  It was still a little bit light outside, so I took another couple shots closer to 9:00 p.m. (below), when it was really dark!

Molson Brewery Toronto    

The offices were just as dark as the brewery, so I decided to wander around with my little video camera and take some clips.

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Thanks to everyone for making Earth Hour such a success at Molson.  It was wonderful having so much enthusiasm for climate change awareness — let’s keep it going! 

 

Molson’s Earth Hour task force in action.  The team went around on Friday afternoon to make sure each office, room, desk, etc. was Earth Hour Certified. 

Above from left:  Carole Berry, Sebastien Charbonneau, Denise Walter

Saturday, March 29th, 2008

Molson asks: What are you doing for Earth Hour? Off to City Hall and Queen’s Park to find out

For the last couple days, Carole Berry (also a Molsonemployee) and I have been traveling around Toronto, asking our City Councillors, M.P.P.s, M.Ps, and the Deputy Mayor what their planning to do tonight for Earth Hour!

Our first stop was at City Hall in Toronto, where we met with Deputy Mayor of Toronto, Joe Pantalone, and City Councillor John Parker.

Joe Pantalone, Ward 19 Trinity-Spadina

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John Parker, Ward 26 Don Valley West

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Next Carole and I went to Queen’s Park to visit Dr. Shafiq Qaadri, M.P.P., Etobicoke North.

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Our last stop was with the Honourable Roy Cullen, P.C., M.P. Etobicoke North.

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 Thank you to everyone for taking a moment to talk about Earth Hour with us!

 Cheers.