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LIHI Pending Application – Certification of Gambo Hydroelectric Project

September 6th, 2017 by

Lexington, Mass. (September 7, 2017) – On September 7, 2017, the Low Impact Hydropower Institute (LIHI) received a complete application from S.D. Warren Company d/b/a Sappi North America for the Low Impact Certification of the Gambo Hydroelectric Project, FERC No. P-2931, located on the Presumpscot River in Maine. LIHI is seeking comment on the Gambo application…
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LIHI Pending Application – Certification of Eel Weir Hydroelectric Project

September 6th, 2017 by

Lexington, Mass (September 7, 2017) – On September 7, 2017 the Low Impact Hydropower Institute (LIHI) received a complete application from S.D. Warren Company d/b/a Sappi North America. LIHI is seeking comment on the Eel Weir application for certification. Comments that are directly tied to specific LIHI criteria (flows, water quality, fish passage, etc.) will…
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Julie Gantenbein – Governing Board Member

May 15th, 2017 by

Julie Gantenbein is a shareholder of the WATER AND POWER LAW GROUP PC. Her experience includes non-federal hydropower licensing and compliance proceedings before the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) and as necessary, the U.S. Court of Appeals, regulatory proceedings for federal water control facilities before the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and U.S. Bureau of…
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Willow Island application

May 19th, 2017 by

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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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Honoring Julie Keil

December 4th, 2015 by

On November 24, 2015, the LIHI family suddenly and unexpectedly lost our friend, colleague and Governing Board Chair Julie Keil, due to complications from a pulmonary embolism.  An obituary was published in The Oregonian on January 5, 2016.  A website dedicated to Julie, created by Julie’s family is at www.juliekeil.com. Julie worked at Portland General Electric…
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Announcing a Course on Microhydro System Design and Installation at Appalachian State University in Boone, North Carolina

July 31st, 2014 by

The Appalachian Energy Center at Appalachian State University in Boone, North Carolina is offering a course on Microhydro System Design and Installation on Friday, September 26 and Saturday, September 27.  Read more HERE.

June 23, 2014 – LIHI Certifies the Holtwood Hydroelectric Project on the Lower Susquehanna River, PA

June 23rd, 2014 by

Harrington Park, New Jersey (June 23, 2014) – The Low Impact Hydropower Institute is pleased to announce that the Holtwood Hydroelectric Project (FERC No. 1881, LIHI Certificate No. 116) has been determined by the Governing Board of the Low Impact Hydropower Institute (LIHI) to meet the requirements of the Low Impact Hydropower Certification Program. The…
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June 18, 2014 – LIHI Certifies the Mahoning Creek Hydroelectric Project on Mahoning Creek, PA

June 18th, 2014 by

Harrington Park, New Jersey (June 18, 2014) – The Low Impact Hydropower Institute is pleased to announce it that the Mahoning Creek Hydroelectric Project (FERC No. 12555, LIHI Certificate No. 114) has been determined by the Governing Board of the Low Impact Hydropower Institute (LIHI) to meet the requirements of the Low Impact Hydropower Certification…
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May 12, 2014 – LIHI Pending Application – Re-Certification of the Raquette River Project, Raquette River, New York (FERC #s 2060, 2084, 2320, and 2330)

May 12th, 2014 by

Harrington Park, New Jersey (May 12, 2014) – On May 1, 2014, the Low Impact Hydropower Institute (LIHI) received an application for a third term of Low Impact Certification of the Raquette River Hydropower Project, FERC #2060, #2084, #2320, and #2330, located on the Raquette River, in the state of New York. The current Certificate…
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