Pending Applications

This page lists applications that are currently under review for Low Impact Certification. 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 Pending Application – Certification of Ladd’s Mill, VT

March 21st, 2017 by

Harrington Park, New Jersey (March 21, 2017) – On March 17, 2017, the Low Impact Hydropower Institute (LIHI) received a complete application from the Worcester Hydro Company, Inc. for the Low Impact Certification of the Ladd’s Mill project, FERC No. 8242, located on the North Branch of the Winooski River in the town of Worcester, Washington County,…
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LIHI Pending Application – Re-certification of LIHI Certificate #3 – Putnam, CT

March 13th, 2017 by

Harrington Park, New Jersey (March 13, 2017) – The Low Impact Hydropower Institute has received a complete application for a new term of Low Impact Certification for the Putnam Hydroelectric project. The application materials can be found HERE. The Putnam Hydropower Project is a small facility located on the Quinebaug River in the northeastern corner of Connecticut. …
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LIHI Pending Application – Certification of Byron Weston, MA

January 26th, 2017 by

Harrington Park, New Jersey (January 26, 2017) – On December 29, 2016, the Low Impact Hydropower Institute (LIHI) received a complete application from Crane and Company (Crane) for the Low Impact Certification of the Byron Weston project, FERC No. 13583, located on the East Branch of the Housatonic River in Dalton, Massachusetts – 7.97 miles upstream from the…
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Withdrawal of Application – Certification of Safe Harbor Project, PA

October 14th, 2016 by

Harrington Park, New Jersey (January 24, 2017) – The Low Impact Hydropower Institute has received notification from Brookfield Renewable, owner of the Safe Harbor Project in Pennsylvania, that they are withdrawing the pending application for certification. Harrington Park, New Jersey (October 19, 2016) – On September 23, 2016, the Low Impact Hydropower Institute (LIHI) received a…
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LIHI Pending Application – Certification of Essex 19, VT

January 6th, 2017 by

Harrington Park, New Jersey (January 6, 2016) – On December 30, 2016, the Low Impact Hydropower Institute (LIHI) received a complete application from Green Mountain Power Corporation for the Low Impact Certification of the Essex 19 Hydroelectric project, located at river mile 17.6 on the mainstem of the Winooski River in the townships of Essex Junction…
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LIHI Pending Application – Certification of Vergennes, VT

January 6th, 2017 by

Harrington Park, New Jersey (January 6, 2016) – On December 30, 2016, the Low Impact Hydropower Institute (LIHI) received a complete application from Green Mountain Power Corporation for the Low Impact Certification of the Vergennes hydroelectric project, located on Otter Creek, a tributary to Lake Champlain, at river mile 7.6 in Vermont. Project Name Vergennes Owner Green…
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LIHI Pending Application – Certification of Island Park, Idaho

December 30th, 2016 by

Harrington Park, New Jersey (December 30, 2016) – On December 23 3016, the Low Impact Hydropower Institute (LIHI) received a complete application from Fall River Rural Electric Cooperative, Inc., for the Low Impact Certification of the Island Park Hydroelectric Project (FERC No. 2973), located on Henry’s Fork of the Snake River at approximately river mile (RM) 91,…
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LIHI Pending Applications – Re-certification of LIHI Certificate Arnold Falls, Gage and Pierce Mills, VT

December 30th, 2016 by

Harrington Park, New Jersey (December 30, 2016) – The Low Impact Hydropower Institute has received complete applications for new terms of Low Impact Certification for the Arnold Falls, Gage and Pierce Mills Hydroelectric projects in Vermont. The application materials for Arnold Falls can be found HERE. The application materials for Pierce Mills can be found HERE….
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LIHI Pending Application – Re-certification of LIHI Certificate #82 – Newfound Hydroelectric Project, New Hampshire

December 7th, 2016 by

Harrington Park, New Jersey (December 8, 2016) – The Low Impact Hydropower Institute has received a complete application for a new term of Low Impact Certification for the Newfound Hydroelectric project. The application materials can be found HERE. The Newfound Hydroelectric project is located in downtown Bristol, New Hampshire approximately 800 feet downstream from the crossing…
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December 5, 2016 – Re-certification of LIHI Certificate #24 – Mother Ann Lee, Kentucky

December 5th, 2016 by

Harrington Park, New Jersey (December 5, 2016) –  LIHI Executive Director Shannon Ames has issued a Preliminary Certification Decision that the Mother Ann Lee Hydroelectric Project (FERC No. P-539) continues to satisfy the LIHI Certification Criteria.  For this certification, LIHI approves PLUS standards for two criteria (3 were submitted; LIHI allows for a maximum of 2). The…
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