Pope Goes Green with Electric Car
Benedict has been dubbed the "green pope" for his environmental concerns, which have been a hallmark of his papacy. He has written of the need to protect God's creation in his encyclicals, and raised the issue on his foreign trips and in his annual peace messages.
US West Coast Prepares for Life With the Electric Car
If electric cars have any future in the United States, San Francisco may be the city where they arrive first.
The city building code will soon be revised to require that new structures be wired for car chargers. Across the street from City Hall, some drivers are already plugging converted hybrids into a row of charging stations.