Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

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Document and Entity Information - shares
3 Months Ended
Mar. 31, 2021
May 24, 2021
Document Information [Line Items]    
Document Type 10-Q  
Document Quarterly Report true  
Document Period End Date Mar. 31, 2021  
Entity Registrant Name Novus Capital Corp II  
Entity Current Reporting Status No  
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 2021  
Document Fiscal Period Focus Q1  
Amendment Flag false  
Units, each consisting of one share of Class A Common Stock, $0.0001 par value, and one-half of one redeemable warrant    
Document Information [Line Items]    
Title of 12(b) Security Units, each consisting of one share of Class A Common Stock, $0.0001 par value, and one-half of one redeemable warrant  
Trading Symbol NXU.U  
Security Exchange Name NASDAQ  
Class A Common Stock    
Document Information [Line Items]    
Title of 12(b) Security Class A Common Stock, $0.0001 par value  
Trading Symbol NXU  
Security Exchange Name NASDAQ  
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   28,750,000
Redeemable warrants    
Document Information [Line Items]    
Title of 12(b) Security Redeemable warrants  
Trading Symbol NXU WS  
Security Exchange Name NASDAQ  
Class B Common Stock    
Document Information [Line Items]    
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   7,187,500