Nissan will use the waste battery electric vehicles for street lighting

What to do with old batteries from electric vehicles? Many developers have come up with my own, but it seems that experts from Nissan find the most elegant solution. Old batteries from the Leaf electric vehicle can be reused in the lampposts - it is their outmoded and equip their electric batteries. A small solar panel will help the battery to store electricity during daylight hours and in the evening, when the roads become dark, the battery will be able to feed long enough energy LED lamps, which are equipped with lampposts.

Nissan will use the waste battery electric vehicles for street lighting

"The Reborn Light" (reborn light) - the so-called romantic in the Nissan program re-use batteries. lamps equipped with batteries already started testing in the Japanese city We have almost completely abandoned after the accident at the Fukushima nuclear power plant. Later this year, it planned to fully illuminate the city with the help of "reborn" fixtures.

Nissan will use the waste battery electric vehicles for street lighting

The Nissan has already studied the possibility to use the old battery in this way, creating similar to those that produces the US company the Tesla, energy storage, but the idea of ​​"The Light Reborn" is that the fixtures do not have to be connected in a single chain - they may be able to work independently and independently of each other.

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