The Canadian Press

2015-03-28 | Earth Hour

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Canadians can join the world in marking Earth Hour by turning off their lights this evening between 8-30 and 9-30. Earth Hour is a global event dedicated to raising awareness about conserving energy and fighting climate change. Ontario Minister of the Environment and Climate Change Glen Murray says the provincial government encourages Ontarians to participate in Earth Hour -- and suggests the federal government could be doing more to fight climate change. (The Ontario government says people can take steps to reduce their energy consumption including using solar power to help heat homes, installing weatherstripping, using a programmable thermostat, and changing the furnace filter.)

Date: 2015-03-28
Placeline: TORONTO.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 22 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << the approach that the provinces are taking right now I'll run a lot of environment issues are to work with each other which is a productive relationship now we don't want to pick a fight with federal government was just on things like climate change they haven't been part of the conversation is nationally and the Really shifted to the provinces and and and the cities and municipalities in Canada without taking the lead role on >>