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Pope Gets a New LEAF in His EV Fleet

POPE Francis’ “Laudato si’ Action Platform” is getting charged up again with the delivery of a Nissan LEAF to the Pontiff’s garage. Delivered on the celebration of World Environment Day, the gesture symbolized the two organizations’ shared goal of carbon neutrality. The Vatican seems to have several environmentally conscious vehicles … [continued]

The Pope Gets Solar Panels on His House

Pope Benedict XVI’s Bavarian house in Pentling next to Regensburg, will be getting almost 600 square feet of photovoltaic solar panels. They were intended to be installed on the roof July 27–31, by local students of a trade school. The panels were donated to the Pope by local workmen. Once installed, … [continued]