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 #115 – Glendale Hydroelectric Project, Massachusetts

August 24th, 2014 by

The Glendale Project consists of:  (a) a 250-foot-long, 30-foot-high concrete gravity dam with a 182-foot-long spillway and a gatehouse containing two manually-operated 10- by 10-footsquare canal intake gates and a waste gate slot equipped with two 8- by 8-foot-square waste gates; (b) a new 165-kW turbine generating unit downstream of the gatehouse equipped with new…
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LIHI Certificate #114 – Mahoning Creek Hydroelectric Project, Pennsylvania

June 18th, 2014 by

On March 4th 2011, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (hereafter referred to as “the Commission” or “FERC”) issued an order granting an original license to the construct, operate and maintain the proposed 6.0 MW Mahoning Creek Hydro Electric Project No. 12555 (hereafter referred to as “Mahoning Creek” or “the Project”) to the Mahoning Creek Hydroelectric…
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LIHI Certificate #113 – Milford Hydroelectric Project, Maine

February 12th, 2014 by

The Milford Project consists of two dams, the Milford Dam, on the main stem of the Penobscot River (“River) at river mile 33.25, and the Gilmans Falls Dam, located on the Stillwater Branch. The Project is in Milford and Old Town, Penobscot County, Maine. The Penobscot River Basin (“Basin”) is New England’s second largest river…
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LIHI Certificate #112 – Indian Orchard Hydroelectric Project, Massachusetts

December 11th, 2013 by

The Indian Orchard Project (the “Project”) is exempt from licensing by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (“FERC”) as Project No. 10678.  The Project is owned by Essential Power, LLC ™ (“Essential Power”).[1]  The Project is located in the Town of Ludlow and City of Springfield in Hampden County, Massachusetts, at approximate river mile 7.8 on…
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LIHI Certificate #111 – Methuen Falls Hydroelectric Project, Massachusetts

December 11th, 2013 by

The Methuen Falls Hydroelectric Project (the Project) is located in the City of Methuen, Essex County, Massachusetts on the Spicket River near Route 28, south of the junction of Routes 28 and 213. Project Name Methuen Falls LIHI Certificate Number 111 LIHI Effective and Expiration Dates August 8, 2013 August 8, 2018 Owner Olson Electric…
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LIHI Certificate #109 – Prospect No. 3 Hydroelectric Project, Oregon

July 8th, 2013 by

Prospect No. 3 is one of four hydroelectric developments operated by PacifiCorp in the Rogue River basin. The other three developments, Prospect Nos. 1, 2, and 4 are operated under FERC License No. 2630 and are not subjects of this application. Each of the four developments diverts water from a separate tributary to the Rogue…
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LIHI Certificate #108 – Gilman Hydroelectric Project, Vermont and New Hampshire

May 28th, 2013 by

The Gilman Hydro Project is located in the Village of Gilman, VT in the Town of Lunenburg, Essex County, Vermont, and in the Town of Dalton, Coos County, New Hampshire, at river mile 300 on the Connecticut River. (see Appendix 3-1) The project consists of a refurbished concrete dam, a power canal and tailrace channel,…
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LIHI Certificate #107 – Carver Falls Hydroelectric Project, Vermont

May 28th, 2014 by

The Carver Falls Project is located in the Towns of Fair Haven and West Haven, in Rutland County, Vermont and in the Town of Hampton, in Washington County, New York.  The dam is located at river mile 3.8 on the Poultney River.  The river forms a portion of the state border between Vermont and New…
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LIHI Certificate #106 – Greenville Hydroelectric Project, Connecticut

May 28th, 2013 by

The Greenville Dam Project (FERC No. 2441) is located in Norwich, CT on the Shetucket River approximately 1.3 river miles above the confluence with the Thames River and approximately 1.5 river miles below its confluence with the Quinebaug River. The dam is the first dam on the river and is subjected to tidal influence. The…
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LIHI Certificate #105 – Occum Project, Shetucket River, Connecticut

May 28th, 2013 by

The Occum Project is located on the Shetucket River, a tributary to the Thames River, in the Village of Occum, City of Norwich and Village of Versailles, Town of Sprague, New London County, Connecticut.  The Occum Project is composed of a concrete and masonry dam, impoundment, intake structure, forebay, powerhouse, fish passage facilities and appurtenant…
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