Certified Facilities

This page is for LIHI certified projects; those that have been determined to have satisfied the LIHI Certification Criteria. To find a specific project, use the search tool on the right side of the page to search by project name, FERC project number, state, river or other descriptor.

LIHI Certificate #131 – Chester Diversion Hydroelectric Project, Idaho

October 20th, 2016 by

The Chester Diversion hydroelectric facilities are owned and operated by Fall River (Licensee), while the Project dam is owned by the Freemont Madison Irrigation District. The Chester Diversion Dam (also known as the Cross Cut Diversion Dam) and associated Cross Cut Irrigation Canal were constructed in 1938 by the U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau…
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LIHI Certificate #21 – Buffalo River Project, Idaho

November 28th, 2016 by

  Project Name Buffalo River LIHI Certificate Number 21 LIHI Effective and Expiration Dates November 28, 2016 November 28, 2021 Owner Fall River Rural Electric Cooperative Inc. State Idaho Location Located on the Buffalo River at river mile 1, approximately 200 meters upstream of the Buffalo River’s confluence with the Henry’s Fork River, and approximately…
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LIHI Certificate #129 – North Gorham Project, Maine

November 28th, 2016 by

Brookfield White Pine Hydro’s North Gorham Hydroelectric Project is a run-of-river hydroelectric generating facility located on the Presumpscot River in Gorham, Standish, and Windham, Maine with a gross nameplate generating capacity of 2.25 MW. The North Gorham Project commenced initial commercial operations in 1925. Project Name North Gorham LIHI Certificate Number 129 LIHI Effective and…
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LIHI Certificate #132 – Dog River Hydroelectric Project, Vermont

February 6th, 2017 by

  Project Name Dog River LIHI Certificate Number 132 LIHI Effective and Expiration Dates October 14, 2016 October 14, 2021 Owner Gravity Renewables State Vermont Location Dog River, Northfield, VT Installed Capacity 222 kW Average Annual Generation 650 MWh Facility Type Run of River FERC No. 6757 (exemption 11/29/1984) The Dog River Hydroelectric Project is…
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LIHI Certificate #130 – Chicopee Valley Aqueduct (CVA) Fish Hatchery Project, MA

October 11th, 2016 by

The CVA-Hatchery Hydroelectric facility is a conduit facility. It is not associated with a dam on a river. The hydropower facility is owned and operated by the Massachusetts Water Resources Authority (MWRA). The MWRA is a public instrumentality and a Commonwealth of Massachusetts authority, charged with providing water and sewer services. Project Name Chicopee Valley…
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LIHI Certificate #128 – Otter Creek Project, VT

January 8th, 2016 by

The 22, 807 kilowatt (kW) (22.807 megawatts (MW)) Otter Creek Project (FERC No. 2558) includes three developments comprised of Proctor, Beldens, and Huntington Falls, and generates an average annual energy output of 67,258 MWh. Project Name Otter Creek LIHI Certificate Number 128 LIHI Effective and Expiration Dates January 7, 2016 January 7, 2021 Owner Green Mountain Power…
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LIHI Certificate #127 – Crocker Dam Project, MA

September 21st, 2015 by

The Crocker Dam Hydroelectric Project (“Project”) is a proposed 145 KW located on river mile 2.5 of the Whitman River in Westminster in Worcestor County, Massachusetts. The project is located at the existing Crocker Pond Dam, built in 1933 to provide water supply for the former Crocker Paper Company and predecessors for industrial purposes. FERC issued an…
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LIHI Certificate #125 – Hunts Pond Dam Project, Massachusetts

September 8th, 2015 by

The Hunts Pond (aka Winchendon) Hydroelectric Project is situated upstream of six (6) dams located on the Millers River and downstream of 3 other dams on the main stem of the Millers River. One (1) of the other six downstream dams is a hydroelectric facility owned and operated by an O’Connell affiliated company located at…
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LIHI Certificate #126 – York Haven Project, Pennsylvania

August 5th, 2015 by

York Haven Power Company, LLC (YHPC), owns and operates the York Haven Project (Project) on the Susquehanna River in York, Dauphin, and Lancaster counties in Pennsylvania. The Project is licensed by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) as Project No. 1888. Construction of the Project began in 1901. Initial construction of the hydroelectric plant was completed on August 18,…
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LIHI Certificate #124 – Comtu Falls Project, Vermont

July 13th, 2015 by

The Comtu Falls Hydroelectric Project is located on the Black River on Mile 4.4 in Springfield, Vermont. Throughout a ¾ stretch of Black River in Springfield, there are 5 hydro facilities. The project is located approximately ¼ mile upstream of the Slack (P‐8014) and Lovejoy (P‐9649) impoundments, and 1/3 miles downstream of the Fellows (P‐9648), Gilman (P‐9650) project….
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