Dina of Jerusalem Hills Daily Photo mentioned how Israel celebrated their Earth Hour on Thursday.
I haven't seen any news about Hawaii's participation, but found this on the web. Looks like Hawaii is joining the world at 8:30 tonight for our Earth Hour.
I'm all for it! I'll have to get our candles out. I'm just so glad we've got our solar panels, Prius, CFLs, energy efficient appliances, etc. We can all make a difference if we just try.
POSTSCRIPT on following day: We did it last night! The strange thing is walking around in the dark reminded me of Japan and what many suffered and are still suffering. It made the inconvenience of me choosing to be without electricity for an hour seem trivial.
This morning I got an e-mail at last from my cousin in Sendai. I'll post what she said on Monday.