Nissan wants to establish a solar-assisted charging station in Franklin, Tennessee.

Nissan-Leaf-SilverAs a sign of Nissan’s commitment to electric vehicles, the automaker wants to construct a solar-assisted auto charging station at its Nissan Americas headquarters in Franklin, Tennessee. The proposed structure would be 300-square-feet and accommodate 18 electric vehicles, using a solar panel array to help offset the power demand required to charge the batteries. Electric charging stations are currently available at the headquarters, but none incorporate solar power.

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Source: Kevin Walters | The Tennessean
Photo: Nissan Americas