Lights out San Francisco this Saturday Night

If you happen to be in San Francisco this weekend, don’t forget to switch your lights out at 8pm in honor of “Lights out San Francisco”, a symbolic event to promote energy conservation. Most non-essential lights on civic buildings and both bridges will go out for one hour between 8 and 9pm. There’s also a great party going on in Dolores Park. Get your candlelight dinners ready!

Nick Aster is a new media architect and the founder of has grown to become one of the web's leading sources of news and ideas on how business can be used to make the world a better place.

Prior to TriplePundit Nick worked for Mother Jones magazine, successfully re-launching the magazine's online presence. He worked for, managing the technical side of the publication for 3 years and has also been an active consultant for individuals and companies entering the world of micro-publishing. He earned his stripes working for Gawker Media and Moreover Technologies in the early days of blogging.

Nick holds an MBA in sustainable management from the Presidio School of Management and graduated with a BA in History from Washington University in St. Louis.