Voluntary Rolling Blackout
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I think it's a really interesting concept and a way to make
a point about the power of simple conservation!
ROLL YOUR OWN BLACK OUT
THE FIRST DAY OF SUMMER
JUNE 21, 2001 THURS EVE,
7-10pm worldwide, all time zones
In protest of the current energy policies and lack of
efficiency, conservation and alternative fuels, there will
voluntary rolling blackout on the first day of summer, June
7pm - 10pm in any time zone (this will roll it across the
It's a simple protest and a symbolic act. Turn out your
7pm-10pm on June 21. Unplug whatever you can unplug in your
Light a candle to the moon, kiss and tell, tell ghost
stories, or whatever
you want to do instead of watching television. Have fun in
Forward this email as widely as possible.
Let them know we want global education, participation and
conservation, efficiency and alternative fuel efforts -- and
to over exploitation and misuse of the earth's resources.
The Green House Network
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non-profit organization dedicated to grassroots public
about the dangers of global warming and the need for urgent
reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Our mission is to create a
future that can stop global climate change by uniting
government and citizens.