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 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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LIHI Pending Application – Re-certification of LIHI Certificate #77 – Winooski 8, Vermont

November 21st, 2016 by

Harrington Park, New Jersey (November 21, 2016) – The Low Impact Hydropower Institute has received a complete application for a new term of Low Impact Certification for the Winooski 8 Hydroelectric project. The application materials can be found HERE. The Winooski 8 hydroelectric project is located in E. Montpelier, Vermont, on the site of a dam originally…
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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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