Daylight savings time over on Sunday; turn clocks back

Analysis

Daylight savings time, or summer time, is over this weekend, and clocks need to be turned one hour back at 3 a.m. Sunday – which will then become 2 a.m.

MAVIR Hungarian Independent Transmission Operator Company said that, since 1980, Hungary has saved a total of 4000 gigawatt hours of energy by using daylight savings time. MAVIR added that, thanks to daylight savings time, Hungary saves a total of 120 gigawatt hours annually, which is equates to the annual energy use of approximately 30,000-40,000 households.

ADVERTISEMENT

Poland c/a deficit larger than forecast Figures

Poland c/a deficit larger than forecast

Opposition parties to begin PM candidate primaries Elections

Opposition parties to begin PM candidate primaries

Tungsram switches to hybrid work HR

Tungsram switches to hybrid work

Budapest leaders make public transport free for under-14s City

Budapest leaders make public transport free for under-14s

SUPPORT THE BUDAPEST BUSINESS JOURNAL

Producing journalism that is worthy of the name is a costly business. For 27 years, the publishers, editors and reporters of the Budapest Business Journal have striven to bring you business news that works, information that you can trust, that is factual, accurate and presented without fear or favor.
Newspaper organizations across the globe have struggled to find a business model that allows them to continue to excel, without compromising their ability to perform. Most recently, some have experimented with the idea of involving their most important stakeholders, their readers.
We would like to offer that same opportunity to our readers. We would like to invite you to help us deliver the quality business journalism you require. Hit our Support the BBJ button and you can choose the how much and how often you send us your contributions.