Motorcyclists called to turn off engine at stoplights

More than 500 activists stood at large intersections in HCMC on March 18 working on an Earth Hour 2014 campaign “20 Seconds For Earth Hour” urging drivers to turn off engines at red lights 20 seconds or higher.

Drivers at a stoplight in Hong Bang Street, District 5, HCMC (Photo: SGGP)

The project aims to decrease pollution in the environment due to exhaust fumes.

Volunteers in the project also urged residents to participate Earth Hour by switching off unnecessary electronic devices in their houses and businesses.

By Minh Hai – Translated by Hai Mien

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