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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 #14A – Upper Raquette River Project, New York

May 15th, 2015 by

The Project consists of six hydro developments, Carry Falls, Stark Falls, Blake Falls, Rainbow Falls, Five Falls, and South Colton, along the Raquette River in St. Lawrence County, New York. The newly defined Upper Raquette River Project (URRP or Project) is comprised of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s (FERC) license 2060 that includes Erie Boulevard…
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LIHI Certificate #13- Hoosic River Project, New York

April 17th, 2014 by

The Hoosic River Project is located in upstate New York northeast of Albany and Troy. The project consists of two developments licensed as FERC Project 2616. In the most recent recertification application on March 31, 2014, EBH states that the total project has an installed capacity of 18.5 MW and produces an average annual generation…
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LIHI Certificate #12 – Tallassee Shoals Project, Georgia

May 30th, 2014 by

The Tallassee Shoals Hydroelectric Project is located on the Middle Oconee River .5 miles downstream of Ga Hwy 330 in Clarke and Jackson Counties, Georgia.  The original dam was constructed in 1895 and the current project was constructed in 1985.  Operations began in 1986. Project Name Tallassee Shoals LIHI Certificate Number 12 LIHI Effective and…
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LIHI Certificate #11 – Pawtucket Project, Rhode Island

August 20th, 2014 by

The project is located at the mouth of the Blackstone River, one of the largest tributaries draining to Narragansett Bay; the waters immediately below the dam are fully tidal salt water (i.e., the dam is at “head of tide”), and also the head of the Seekonk River (an estuarine river). The Blackstone River, which originates…
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LIHI Certificate #10 – Worumbo Project, Maine

May 5th, 2014 by

The Worumbo Project is located on the Androscoggin River in Lisbon Falls and Durham, Maine.  The Worumbo Project is the third dam on the Androscoggin River, upstream from the Brunswick Hydroelectric Project (FERC No.2284) and the Pejepscot Hydroelectric Project (FERC No.4784). Project Name Worumbo LIHI Certificate Number 10 LIHI Effective and Expiration Dates March 3,…
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LIHI Certificate #9 – Strawberry Creek Project, Wyoming

May 9th, 2014 by

The Strawberry Hydroelectric Project includes an impoundment retained by a gravity dam, 2.3 miles of penstock a powerhouse containing three Pelton Turbines, substation and operator’s residence. Lower Valley operates the project manually in a run of river mode. Project Name Strawberry Creek LIHI Certificate Number 9 LIHI Effective and Expiration Dates October 30, 2013 October…
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LIHI Certificate # 8 – Nisqually Project, Washington

March 12th, 2014 by

The mainstem Nisqually River contains two hydroelectric projects, the Yelm project (operated by the city of Centralia, Washington) and the Nisqually River Project (operated by the applicant).  The Yelm project consists of a single diversion dam, canal, powerhouse, and fishway, which allows anadromous fish migrating upstream to pass through the Yelm project and continue to…
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LIHI Certificate #7 – Beaver River Project, New York

November 18th, 2013 by

Erie Boulevard Hydropower, L.P.’s (Erie’s) Beaver River Project (FERC No. 2645) consists of eight hydroelectric developments along the Beaver River in Lewis and Herkimer Counties, New York. Project Name Beaver River LIHI Certificate Number 7 LIHI Effective and Expiration Dates July 16, 2013 July 16, 2018 Owner Brookfield Renewable Energy Group (previously Erie Boulevard Hydropower…
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LIHI Certificate #6 – Black Creek, Washington

August 21st, 2014 by

The Black Creek Hydroelectric Project is located on Black Creek, a tributary of the North Fork Snoqualmie River in the central portion of western Washington in King County. The project area lies near the foothills of the Cascade Mountains, approximately 30 miles east of Seattle and 5 miles northeast of the city of North Bend….
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LIHI Certificate #5 – Skagit Project, Washington

August 28th, 2008 by

The Skagit River Hydroelectric Project (Project) is located in the upper Skagit River basin, in the North Cascade Mountains of Washington State. The Skagit River originates in Canada and drains into northeastern Puget Sound. The Skagit River basin, the third largest in Washington, drains 3,140 square miles, including about 390 square miles in Canada. The…
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