Earth hour 2014

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Volunteers wave flags to commemerate Earth Hour in Singapore. (AFP photo)

Volunteers wave flags to commemerate Earth Hour in Singapore. (AFP photo)

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Activists of World Wide Fund (WWF) have set up pandas near St Peter's square as part of the Earth Hour campaign at the Vatican. (AFP photo)

Activists of World Wide Fund (WWF) have set up pandas near St Peter's square as part of the Earth Hour campaign at the Vatican. (AFP photo)

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A performer dressed as Spiderman and the WWF panda mascot prepare to turn off the lights from a floating platform for Earth Hour in Singapore. (AFP photo)

A performer dressed as Spiderman and the WWF panda mascot prepare to turn off the lights from a floating platform for Earth Hour in Singapore. (AFP photo)

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Teachers and school children during an awarness candle march to observe Earth Hour 2014 in Patiala.(PTI photo)

Teachers and school children during an awarness candle march to observe Earth Hour 2014 in Patiala.(PTI photo)

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Activists of the World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF) spell out the words Earth Hour 2014 in front of the illuminated Brandenburg gate before the lights were turned off to mark Earth Hour in Berlin. (AP photo)

Activists of the World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF) spell out the words Earth Hour 2014 in front of the illuminated Brandenburg gate before the lights were turned off to mark Earth Hour in Berlin. (AP photo)

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Saudis gather in a park during celebrations to mark the worldwide Earth Hour in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. (AP photo)

Saudis gather in a park during celebrations to mark the worldwide Earth Hour in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. (AP photo)

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The "Puente Nuevo" (New Bridge) is seen during Earth Hour in Ronda, near Malaga, southern Spain. The Puente Nuevo is 120 metres (390 feet) high and the gorge of the river divides the city of Ronda. (Reuters)

The "Puente Nuevo" (New Bridge) is seen during Earth Hour in Ronda, near Malaga, southern Spain. The Puente Nuevo is 120 metres (390 feet) high and the gorge of the river divides the city of Ronda. (Reuters)

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Students and visitors hold torches as they observe Earth Hour outside Fleming College's Frost Campus for Environmental Studies in Lindsay, Ontario. (Reuters)

Students and visitors hold torches as they observe Earth Hour outside Fleming College's Frost Campus for Environmental Studies in Lindsay, Ontario. (Reuters)

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Students and visitors observe Earth Hour outside Fleming College's Frost Campus for Environmental Studies in Lindsay, Ontario. (Reuters)

Students and visitors observe Earth Hour outside Fleming College's Frost Campus for Environmental Studies in Lindsay, Ontario. (Reuters)

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The statue of Christ the Redeemer is lit up before the annual "Earth Hour" atop Corcovado Hill in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on March 29, 2014. (AFP photo)

The statue of Christ the Redeemer is lit up before the annual "Earth Hour" atop Corcovado Hill in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on March 29, 2014. (AFP photo)

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The Empire State Building lits up moments before going dark for Earth Hour March 29, 2014 - in which citizens are asked to turn off their lights for an hour from 8.30 to 9.30 pm local time to show awareness of climate change . It kicks off in Sydney and moves westwards around the globe. (AFP photo)

The Empire State Building lits up moments before going dark for Earth Hour March 29, 2014 - in which citizens are asked to turn off their lights for an hour from 8.30 to 9.30 pm local time to show awareness of climate change . It kicks off in Sydney and moves westwards around the globe. (AFP photo)

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A balloon of the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) is set up in front of St Peter's basilica during the Earth Hour campaign at the Vatican. (AFP photo)

A balloon of the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) is set up in front of St Peter's basilica during the Earth Hour campaign at the Vatican. (AFP photo)

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