Public Comment Period

This is a list of pending applications for Low Impact Certification that are within the 60 day public comment period.

LIHI Pending Application – Certification of Gambo Hydroelectric Project

September 6th, 2017 by

Lexington, Mass (January 30, 2018) – On January 24, 2018, the Low Impact Hydropower Institute (LIHI) preliminarily approved Low Impact Certification for the Gambo project with the following conditions: Condition 1. The Owner shall notify LIHI when the modifications to the Project to improve upstream eel passage are completed and submit copies of MDMR and…
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LIHI Pending Application – Certification of Eel Weir Hydroelectric Project

September 6th, 2017 by

Lexington, Mass (January 30, 2018) – On January 24, 2018, the Low Impact Hydropower Institute (LIHI) preliminarily approved Low Impact Certification for the Eel Weir project with the following condition: Condition 1.  The Owner shall update LIHI on the following activities and provide requested documentation in the annual LIHI compliance statement: Status of completion of…
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LIHI Pending Application – Recertification of LIHI Certificate #97 – Cavendish, VT

May 22nd, 2017 by

Harrington Park, New Jersey (May 22, 2017) – The Low Impact Hydropower Institute has received a complete application for a new term of Low Impact Certification for the Cavendish Hydroelectric project. The Cavendish Hydroelectric Project is located in the town of Cavendish, Windsor County, Vermont, on the Black River, 20.8 miles upstream of its confluence with the…
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LIHI Pending Application – Recertification of LIHI Certificate #99 – Middlebury Lower, VT

May 17th, 2017 by

Harrington Park, New Jersey (May 17, 2017) – The Low Impact Hydropower Institute has received a complete application for a new term of Low Impact Certification for the Middlebury Lower Hydroelectric project. The Middlebury Lower Project is located on the Lower Falls of the Otter Creek roughly one mile downstream from Middlebury village in the towns of Middlebury and Weybridge, in Addison…
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LIHI Pending Application – Certification of Willow Island Lock and Dam Project

July 6th, 2017 by

Lexington, Mass. (July 5, 2017) – On July 5, 2017, the Low Impact Hydropower Institute (LIHI) received a complete application from Cube Hydro Partners on behalf of American Municipal Power, Inc. for the Low Impact Certification of the Willow Island Lock and Dam Project, FERC No. P-6902, located on the Ohio River in Ohio.  The Project…
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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 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 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 #100 South Milton Hydroelectric Project, New Hampshire

January 30th, 2013 by

The South Milton Hydroelectric Project is located on the Salmon Falls River in the town of Milton, New Hampshire. The Salmon Falls River originates at Great East Lake about twelve miles due north of the Project site. The river flows principally southeast from the Project site to join the Cochecho River, which flows in from…
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LIHI Certificate #35A – Oswego Falls Project, New York

March 12th, 2015 by

The Oswego Falls Project is located on the Oswego River in the city of Fulton, Oswego County, New York and consists of two powerhouses, the Oswego Falls East (OFE) and Oswego Falls West (OFW) developments, that share a single dam, spillway, and impoundment.  The dam, which was constructed in 1927, and forebay gate structures at…
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