MIL OSI Translation. Region: Russian Federation –
March 24, 2021 2:46 pm
On March 27, from 20:30 to 21:30, the Moscow Kremlin, the Cathedral of Christ the Savior, the Ostankino TV tower and other sights of the capital will go out.
The architectural and artistic illumination of more than two thousand capital objects will be turned off on Saturday, March 27, during the “Earth Hour”. This was told by the Deputy Mayor of Moscow for Housing and Communal Services and Improvement Peter Biryukov.
“On this day, the already traditional large-scale ecological action“ Earth Hour ”will be held all over the world, the main goal of which is to draw attention to the preservation of natural resources and rational consumption. Moscow, as in previous years, will join the action – the illumination of more than two thousand buildings, structures and urban areas will be turned off for an hour, ”he said.
In the period from 20:30 to 21:30, the architectural and artistic illumination of the ensemble of the Moscow Kremlin, the State Historical Museum, GUM and TSUM, Zaryadye Park, the Manezh Central Exhibition Hall, the Bolshoi Theater, the Cathedral of Christ the Savior and the stadium will not work Luzhniki “. Also, the buildings of the Federation Council, the State Duma and the Moscow Government, the Ostankino TV tower, the VDNKh pavilions, residential buildings on Novy Arbat and Tverskaya Street, Stalin’s skyscrapers, parks, hotels and other objects will also temporarily go out.
In addition, themed videos were prepared for the action, which will be broadcast on Saturday on the facades of houses-books on Novy Arbat.
Any resident of the capital can join the Earth Hour. To do this, it is enough to turn off the light and all electrical appliances in the apartment at the specified time.
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