Islamabad, March 28, 2014 (PPI-OT): A milestone in state’s response to the cause of energy conservation has been met by the historic personal endorsement of the Honourable Speaker, Sardar Ayaz Sadiq of the National Assembly to the Earth Hour 2014
At the occasion the Honourable Speaker also talked about the existing energy conservation initiatives of the Parliament prominent being Parliament endeavour to go green thus becoming the first ever legislature in the World to opt for solar energy completely, Green Parliament Programme with WWF-Pakistan. Furthermore the initiative of less Parliament and Automation also promises an environment friendly commitment.
Honourable Speaker confirmed that the lights of the Parliament will be switched off to show Parliament’s Commitment of joining hands with the World for energy conservation, combating impacts of climate change and global Warming. Earth Hour candle lighting media ceremony will be held in the Parliament House graced by the prominent Parliamentarians from 8:30 pm to 9:30 pm on March 29th, 2014.
For more information, contact:
Karamat Hussain Niazi
National Assembly of Pakistan
Parliament House, Islamabad
Tel: +9251 922 1082 -83
Fax: +9251 922 1106