Annual report pursuant to Section 13 and 15(d)

Document and Entity Information

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Document and Entity Information - USD ($)
3 Months Ended
Dec. 31, 2020
Mar. 24, 2021
Document Information [Line Items]    
Document Type 10-K  
Document Period End Date Dec. 31, 2020  
Entity Registrant Name Novus Capital Corp II  
Entity Current Reporting Status Yes  
Entity Interactive Data Current Yes  
Entity Filer Category Non-accelerated Filer  
Entity Small Business true  
Entity Emerging Growth Company true  
Entity Ex Transition Period false  
Entity Shell Company true  
Entity Central Index Key 0001828536  
Current Fiscal Year End Date --12-31  
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2020  
Document Fiscal Period Focus FY  
Amendment Flag false  
Entity Well-known Seasoned Issuer No  
Entity Voluntary Filers No  
Entity Public Float   $ 286,062,500
Transition Report true  
Units, each consisting of one share of Class A common stock and one-third of one redeemable warrant    
Document Information [Line Items]    
Title of 12(b) Security Units, each consisting of one share of Class A common stock and one-third of one redeemable warrant  
Trading Symbol NXU.U  
Security Exchange Name NYSE  
Common Stock    
Document Information [Line Items]    
Title of 12(b) Security Common stock par value $0.0001 per share  
Trading Symbol NXU  
Security Exchange Name NYSE  
Redeemable warrants, exercisable for shares of Class A common stock at an exercise price of $11.50 per share    
Document Information [Line Items]    
Title of 12(b) Security Redeemable warrants, exercisable for shares of Class A common stock at an exercise price of $11.50 per share  
Trading Symbol NXU WS  
Security Exchange Name NYSE  
Class A    
Document Information [Line Items]    
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   28,750,000
Class B    
Document Information [Line Items]    
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   7,187,500