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.

Yaleville Project – LIHI #157, Raquette River, NY

April 30th, 2019 by

The Yaleville Hydroelectric Project is located at river mile 88.5 on the Raquette River near the Town of Yaleville in Franklin and St. Lawrence Counties in New York. The Project was originally constructed in 1903 with a new powerhouse constructed in 1922.  The Project is owned by Erie Boulevard Hydropower, LLC (Brookfield Renewable Energy Group)….
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Piercefield Project – LIHI #156, Raquette River, NY

April 30th, 2019 by

The Piercefield Hydroelectric Project is located at river mile 88.5 on the Raquette River near the Town of Piercefield in Franklin and St. Lawrence Counties in New York. The Project was originally constructed in 1913 and is owned by Erie Boulevard Hydropower, LLC (Brookfield Renewable Energy Group).  Upstream of the Project is the Setting Pole…
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Macomb Project – LIHI Certificate #159, Salmon River, NY

April 30th, 2019 by

The Macomb Hydroelectric Project is the most downstream hydroelectric project located at river mile 17.3 on the Salmon River in the Town of Malone in Franklin County, New York.  From its headwaters in the Adirondack Mountains, the Salmon River flows approximately 50 miles northwest to its confluence with the St. Lawrence River near Dundee, Quebec….
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Chasm Project – LIHI Certificate #158, Salmon River, NY

April 30th, 2019 by

The Chasm Hydroelectric Project, located at river mile 28.8 on the Salmon River near the Town of Malone in Franklin County, New York, and is the fourth hydroelectric project upstream from the mouth of the river.  From its headwaters in the Adirondack Mountains, the Salmon River flows approximately 50 miles northwest to its confluence with…
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Hydraulic Race Project – LIHI #155, Erie Canal, NY

April 17th, 2019 by

The Hydraulic Race Hydroelectric Project is located on the New York State (Erie) Barge Canal System in the Town of Lockport, NY in Niagara County.  The Project is owned by Erie Boulevard Hydropower, LLC (Brookfield Renewable Energy Group).  The Project was constructed in 1942 and is exempt from FERC licensing as a qualifying conduit project….
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Final Decision – Recertification of the Weybridge Hydroelectric Project, LIHI #98, Otter Creek, VT

April 15th, 2019 by

Lexington MA (April 15, 2019): The decision to recertify the Weybridge Hydroelectric Project is final. No appeals were received during the appeal period which closed on April 11, 2019. The new certification term for the Project is from February 6, 2017 through February 5, 2022.

Barton Village Project – LIHI #154, Clyde River, VT

April 2nd, 2019 by

The Barton Village Hydroelectric Project (Project) is located on the Clyde River in the Northeast Kingdom of Vermont. The Project is located in the Town of Charleston, which is approximately ten miles south of the United States-Canada border and fifteen miles northeast from Barton Village. Originally constructed in the 1890’s, it operates in a run-of-river…
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LIHI Certificate #151, West Delaware Tunnel Project, NY

April 2nd, 2019 by

  Project Description: The West Delaware Tunnel Hydro Station is located in Sullivan County, New York, on land owned by the New York City Department of Environmental Protection (NYCDEP) as part of their West Delaware Aqueduct, which supplies drinking water to New York City. The Project is located in the aqueduct between the Cannonsville Reservoir…
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Gorham Hydroelectric Project, LIHI #153 – Androscoggin River, NH

April 2nd, 2019 by

The Gorham Hydroelectric Project is located on the Androscoggin River in northern New Hampshire in Coos County, in the town of Gorham. The Project is one of seven hydroelectric projects within an 11-mile reach of the Androscoggin River between Berlin and Shelburne, New Hampshire. There are five hydroelectric projects within 8-river-miles upstream of the Gorham…
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Burnshire Hydroelectric Project – LIHI #152, North Fork Shenandoah River, VA

March 31st, 2019 by

The Burnshire Hydroelectric Project is located on the North Fork Shenandoah River in Woodstock, Shenandoah County Virginia.  This site first began as a grist mill known as Old Rush’s Mill. It was purchased by Dr. J. I. Triplett in 1873. In 1892, Dr. Triplett transformed the grist mill into the first source of electric power…
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