The National Nuclear Security Administration wants a new Lithium Production Facility at the Y-12 National Security Complex to be fully operational before 2030, officials said.
Federal officials have already approved the need for the new Lithium Production Facility, and they said it could be built on the east side of the 811-acre plant, possibly where the Biology Complex is now.
It could replace the “aging and obsolete” 9204-2 building, which is on the west side of Y-12.
A cost estimate is not yet available. [Read more…]