18 Jun '15, 6pm

General Motors finds a new use for used Chevy Volt batteries

Five Volt batteries will work in parallel with a new solar array and two wind turbines to supply power to GM’s Enterprise Data Center. In the event of a power outage, the used batteries can provide back-up power to the building. General Motors isn’t the only automaker that has found a use for old batteries – Toyota recently announced plans to use old Camry Hybrid batteries to power a field campus in Yellowstone National Park.

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