Harrington Park, New Jersey (July 19, 2013) – LIHI is pleased to announce that Essential Power, LLC (Essential)’s Indian Orchard Hydroelectric Project (FERC No. 10678, LIHI Certificate No. 112) has been determined by Michael J. Sale, the Executive Director of the Low Impact Hydropower Institute (“LIHI”) to meet the requirements of the Low Impact Hydropower Certification Program. The Indian Orchard Hydroelectric Facility is located on the Chicopee River in the Town of Ludlow and City of Springfield in Hampden County, Massachusetts.

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