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 – Re-certification of LIHI Certificate #26 – Goat Lake, Alaska

August 5th, 2016 by

Harrington Park, New Jersey (August 5, 2016) –  On July 11, 2016, the Low Impact Hydropower Institute received a complete application for a new term of Low Impact Certification for the Goat Lake Hydroelectric project.  The application materials can be found HERE. The Goat Lake Hydroelectric Project is located approximately 6.5 miles northeast of Skagway,…
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LIHI Pending Application – Re-Certification of LIHI Certificate #72 – Automatic, ME

August 5th, 2016 by

Harrington Park, New Jersey (August 5, 2016) – On July 6, 2016, the Low Impact Hydropower Institute received a complete application for a new term of Low Impact Certification for the Automatic Hydroelectric project.  The application materials can be found HERE. The Automatic hydroelectric plant (Automatic) was originally constructed in 1924 and is located on the…
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LIHI Pending Application – Re-certification of LIHI Certificate #85 – Martinsville, VT

August 5th, 2016 by

Harrington Park, New Jersey (August 5, 2016) –  On July 27, 2016, the Low Impact Hydropower Institute received a complete application for a new term of Low Impact Certification for the Martinsville Hydroelectric project.  The application materials can be found HERE. Since 1985, Martinsville Hydro has operated this 250 kW, run of river facility on Lull…
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LIHI Pending Application – Re-certification of LIHI Certificate #19 – West Springfield, MA

October 21st, 2015 by

Harrington Park, New Jersey (October 21, 2015) – The Low Impact Hydropower Institute received a complete application for a new term of Low Impact Certification for the West Springfield Hydroelectric project on October 21, 2015.  The application materials can be found HERE. LIHI is seeking public comment on this application.  Specifically, we are interested in knowing whether…
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LIHI Certificate # 87 – Cresticon Hydroelectric Project, Massachusetts

June 25th, 2012 by

The Cresticon Hydroelectric Project(s) (“the project”) are located on the Millers River in the town of Athol, Massachusetts. Industrial, residential and undeveloped lands are all found in the project area. Some of the undeveloped land primarily on the north side of the river, close as it is to intensive industrial and commercial use, provides some…
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LIHI Certificate #82 – Newfound Hydroelectric Project, New Hampshire

November 17th, 2011 by

The Newfound Hydroelectric project is located in downtown Bristol, New Hampshire approximately 800 feet downstream from the crossing of Water Street over the Newfound River. The area in the vicinity of the dam is urban in character and typical of an old New England manufacturing city. The project is located in the Merrimack River Basin…
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LIHI Certificate #33 – Willamette Falls Hydroelectric Project, Oregon

December 5th, 2012 by

The Willamette Falls Hydroelectric Project (FERC #2233) is located at river mile 26.5 on the Willamette River between Oregon City and West Linn in Clackamas County in north-central Oregon. The Willamette River flows north to its confluence with the Columbia River at Portland and drains an area of approximately 11,250 sq mi. The Project is…
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