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 #4 – Falls Creek Hydroelectric Project, Oregon

July 12th, 2012 by

The Falls Creek Hydroelectric project is a small electric power generating facility located near the South Santiam River, 25 miles east of Sweet Home, Oregon, in the Willamette National Forest. The Falls Creek project generates power from a small quantity of water falling 2,381 feet. It is a “high head” plant, and has one of…
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LIHI Certificate #3 – Putnam Hydropower Project, Connecticut

August 9th, 2012 by

The Putnam Hydropower Project is a small facility located on the Quinebaug River in the northeastern corner of Connecticut.  The drainage area of the Quinebaug River at Putnam (as measured at a USGS gage about 1.5 miles below the Putnam Project) is 328 square miles.  The Project has a 1.5 acre reservoir, and a pre-Civil…
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