The city of Athens is calling on citizens to participate in the global "Earth Hour" initiative by switching off their lights on Saturday, March 26, at 20:30, for more than one hour.

Earth Hour is an awareness-raising effort concerning climate change and energy conservation, during which people around the world switch off their lights for more than one hour.

The city of Athens is once again actively participating in this international initiative to combat climate change and, on the evening of March 26, will switch off its lights at 8:30 p.m. for one hour and 30 minutes in several prominent locations around the city.