When the lights went out

And then there was darkness - for a good cause. For an hour last night, the necklace of lights in downtown Singapore went dim, as iconic landmarks such as the Singapore Flyer switched off their non-essential lights to mark Earth Hour. The global init
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And then there was darkness - for a good cause. For an hour last night, the necklace of lights in downtown Singapore went dim, as iconic landmarks such as the Singapore Flyer switched off their non-essential lights to mark Earth Hour. The global init
ST PHOTOS: LIM YAOHUI

And then there was darkness - for a good cause. For an hour last night, the necklace of lights in downtown Singapore went dim, as iconic landmarks such as the Singapore Flyer switched off their non-essential lights to mark Earth Hour. The global initiative celebrated its 10th year this year, with some 200 businesses and organisations across Singapore pledging to flip the switch.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Sunday Times on March 26, 2017, with the headline 'When the lights went out'. Print Edition | Subscribe