Certified Facilities

This page is for LIHI Certified projects; those that have been determined to have satisfied the LIHI Certification Criteria. 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. Or at the top of the page, click on Facilities and then Certified Facilities to view a table of all Certified facilities and links to their project pages.

LIHI Certificate #35B – Oswego River Project, New York

March 12th, 2015 by

The Oswego River Project consists of three hydro developments, Fulton, Minetto and Varick, along the Oswego River in Oswego County, New York. The developments are all located at locks and dams owned by the New York State Canal Corporation (NYSCC), operator of the State Barge Canal System (SBCS). Project Name Oswego River LIHI Certificate No….
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LIHI Certificate #34 – Black River and Beebee Island Projects, New York

January 16th, 2013 by

The Black River and Beebee Island certification includes the Black River Project (FERC No. 2569) consisting of five hydroelectric developments along the Black River in Jefferson County, New York (Black River, Sewalls, Herrings, Kamargo, Deferiet) and the Beebee Island Project (FERC No. 2538). Project Name Black River and Beebee Island LIHI Certificate No. 34 LIHI…
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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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LIHI Certificate #32 – Newton Falls Project, New York

December 29th, 2012 by

The Newton Falls Hydroelectric Project consists of two developments (Upper Newton Falls and Lower Newton Falls), which are located on the Oswegatchie River in the Town of Clifton, St. Lawrence County, New York.  The Project is located approximately 98 miles upstream of the river’s confluence with the St. Lawrence River.  The Oswegatchie River has seventeen…
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LIHI Certificate #31 – Boulder Creek Project, Montana

January 24th, 2008 by

The Boulder Creek Project is located in northwest Montana, within Lake County, and its entire drainage is within the Flathead Indian Reservation. Boulder Creek drains into Flathead Lake from the Mission Range of the Rocky Mountains. This facility is owned by the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes, and is managed and operated by S&K Holding…
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LIHI Certificate #30 – Lake Chelan Project, Washington

December 27th, 2012 by

  March 25, 2020 – COVID-19 Update: Trails and open spaces managed by Chelan PUD are open where social distancing can be maintained. A plan is being developed to provide essential staff to provide limited upkeep and maintenance of Chelan PUD managed parks.  The following is the current status.  As the situation continues to evolve,…
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LIHI Certificate #29 – Jordanelle Hydroelectric Project, Utah

December 13th, 2007 by

The Project is not licensed by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) but is authorized through a lease of power privilege from the Department of the Interior (DOI), Bureau of Reclamation’s (BuRec) Central Utah Project (CUP) which is an alternative to DOI for development of federal hydropower. By letter dated August 16, 2000, DOI selected the…
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LIHI Certificate #27- West Branch St. Regis Project, New York

August 3rd, 2012 by

The West Branch of the St. Regis River originates in ponds near Saranac Lake, New York, flowing approximately 35 miles to the Parishville impoundment, then an additional 20 miles to its junction with the St. Regis River, which in turn enters the St. Lawrence River 20 miles further downriver. Project Name West Branch St. Regis…
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LIHI Certificate #26 – Goat Lake Hydroelectric Project, Alaska

July 17th, 2012 by

The Goat Lake Hydroelectric Project is located approximately 6.5 miles northeast of Skagway, Alaska. The lake is situated in a perched cirque valley at El 2925. The lake lies east and south of the Skagway River. The drainage basin for Goat Lake and Pitchfork Falls Creek includes 4.2 square miles. The lake is fed by…
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LIHI Certificate #25 – Pelton Round Butte Project, Oregon

March 28th, 2007 by

The 366.82-MW Pelton Round Butte Project (Project), owned and operated jointly by Portland General Electric Company (PGE) and the Confederated Tribes of the Warm Springs Reservation of Oregon (Tribes) (together, “Applicants”), consists of the Round Butte, Pelton, and Reregulating developments located on the Deschutes River in Jefferson County, Oregon.  The Deschutes River basin is located…
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