[tz] BBC: Clock changes: EU backs ending daylight saving
Brian.Inglis at SystematicSw.ab.ca
Fri Aug 31 13:54:38 UTC 2018
On 2018-08-31 06:33, Marshall Eubanks wrote:
> Clearly, not going to happen that soon.
> The EU Commission is proposing to end the practice of adjusting clocks
> by an hour in spring and autumn after a survey found most Europeans
> opposed it.
> Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said millions "believe that
> in future, summer time should be year-round, and that's what will
Despite one reason for the consultation being recent research results showing
possibly adverse health effects from summer time observance: perhaps they just
can't understand that they will keep "summer time" throughout winter and the
impact on daylight hours, or that is a desire mainly in southern mediterranean
countries, while the northern countries will prefer to stay on "winter time".
Take care. Thanks, Brian Inglis, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
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