Pending Applications

This page lists applications that are currently under review for Low Impact Certification. 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 Pending Applications to view a table of all currently pending applications and links to their project pages.

Preliminary Decision – Certification of the Quinebaug – Five Mile Pond Hydroelectric Project, Quinebaug River, CT

October 31st, 2019 by

Lexington MA (October 31, 2019): The Low Impact Hydropower Institute has preliminarily approved Low Impact Certification for the Quinebaug – Five Mile Pond Hydroelectric Project. The Certification includes one condition: Condition 1: The Facility Owner shall notify LIHI of installation of upstream and/or downstream passage facilities at the Wyre Wynd (Aspinook Pond Dam) Project and…
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Preliminary Decision – Certification of the Hanover Pond Dam Hydroelectric Project, Quinnipiac River, CT

October 28th, 2019 by

Lexington MA (October 28, 2019): On October 25, 2019, the Low Impact Hydropower Institute preliminarily approved Low Impact Certification for the Hanover Pond Dam Hydroelectric Project. The Certification includes three conditions: Condition 1:  The facility Owner shall provide copies of the final 2019 and 2020 water quality monitoring reports in annual compliance submittals to LIHI…
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Winooski One Project, LIHI #16 – Complete Application Received

October 21st, 2019 by

Lexington MA (October 21, 2019): The Low Impact Hydropower Institute has received a complete application for Low Impact Recertification of the Winooski One Hydroelectric Project.  LIHI is seeking public comment on this application.  Specifically, we are interested in knowing whether you think the Project meets the LIHI Low Impact Certification Criteria, as revised in the 2nd…
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Dodge Falls Project, LIHI #42 – Complete Application Received

October 14th, 2019 by

Lexington MA (October 14, 2019): The Low Impact Hydropower Institute has received a complete application for Low Impact Recertification of the Dodge Falls Hydroelectric Project.  LIHI is seeking public comment on this application.  Specifically, we are interested in knowing whether you think the Project meets the LIHI Low Impact Certification Criteria, as revised in the 2nd…
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Deer Island Project, LIHI #43 – Complete Application Received

October 8th, 2019 by

Lexington MA (October 8, 2019): The Low Impact Hydropower Institute has received a complete application for Low Impact Recertification of the Deer Island Hydroelectric Project.  LIHI is seeking public comment on this application.  Specifically, we are interested in knowing whether you think the Project meets the LIHI Low Impact Certification Criteria, as revised in the…
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Androscoggin River Project, LIHI #48 – Complete Application Received

October 4th, 2019 by

Lexington MA (October 3, 2019): The Low Impact Hydropower Institute has received a complete application for Low Impact Recertification of the Androscoggin River Hydroelectric Project.  LIHI is seeking public comment on this application.  Specifically, we are interested in knowing whether you think the Project meets the LIHI Low Impact Certification Criteria, as revised in the 2nd…
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Preliminary Decision – Recertification of the Mahoning Creek Project, LIHI #114, PA

October 3rd, 2019 by

Lexington MA (October 3, 2019):  The Low Impact Hydropower Institute has preliminarily approved Low Impact Recertification for the Mahoning Creek Hydroelectric Project, LIHI #114. The Certification includes two conditions: Condition 1: The facility Owner shall continue to cooperate and participate in any new studies of ecological flow requirements at the Project and provide copies of…
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Preliminary Decision – Recertification of the Ice House Project, LIHI #44, MA

September 27th, 2019 by

Lexington MA (September 30, 2019):  On September 27, 2019 the Low Impact Hydropower Institute preliminarily approved Low Impact Recertification for the Ice House Hydroelectric Project, LIHI #44. The Certification includes one condition: Condition 1: Should the Facility Owner receive notification during the term of this LIHI Certification from either FWS or MDFW that upstream and/or…
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Preliminary Decision – Recertification of the Ashuelot River/Lower Robertson Hydroelectric Projects, Ashuelot River, NH

September 26th, 2019 by

Lexington MA (September 26, 2019): The Low Impact Hydropower Institute has preliminarily approved Low Impact Recertification for the Ashuelot River/Lower Robertson Hydroelectric Projects. This decision is preliminary pending the 30-day appeal window. Only those who commented on the initial application during the 60-day comment period are eligible to file an appeal. Such appeal needs to…
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Preliminary Decision – Certification of the Feeder Dam Hydroelectric Project, Hudson River, NY

September 12th, 2019 by

Lexington MA (September 12, 2019): The Low Impact Hydropower Institute has preliminarily approved Low Impact Certification for the Feeder Dam Hydroelectric Project. This decision is preliminary pending the 30-day appeal window. Only those who commented on the initial application during the 60-day comment period are eligible to file an appeal. Such appeal needs to include…
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