One of the main reasons we change our clocks to Daylight Saving Time is that it saves electricity.
Daylight Saving Time reduces the time between sunset and bedtime by one hour. This means that less electricity would be used for lighting and appliances late in the day.
For local implementations, see Daylight saving time by country. ... Daylight saving
time (DST) or summer time is the practice of advancing clocks during summer
months by one hour ...... A Time for E...
Today, daylight saving time (DST) is used in many countries. ... DST is a change
in the standard time with the purpose of making better use of daylight and ...
The main purpose of Daylight Saving Time (called "Summer Time" many places
in the world) is to make better use of daylight. The idea was first mentioned in a ...
We "Fall back" at 2 a.m. on the first Sunday in November by setting our clock back one hour and thus returning to Standard Time
The Act extended Daylight Saving Time
by four weeks from the second Sunday of March to the first Sunday of November, with the hope that it w... More »
Many reasons have been thrown out about the purpose of daylight savings time (
DST); however some of them are not true. For example, it is not true that it was ...
History: How the concept of Daylight Saving Time came to be implemented.
Mar 9, 2012 ... As you prepare to reset your watches, alarms and microwaves, explore eight
facts about daylight saving time that might surprise you.
Why did daylight saving time (DST) start, and why does it still continue? When
asking a random sample of people we heard two answers again and again: "To ...
Nov 3, 2015 ... (CNN) Ready or not, daylight saving time ends at 2 a.m. Sunday. Loved by some,
loathed by many, our biannual clock twirling ritual has ...