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.

Hydraulic Race Project – Complete Application Received

April 17th, 2019 by

April 17, 2019: The Low Impact Hydropower Institute has received a complete application for Low Impact Certification of the Hydraulic Race 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 Edition…
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Preliminary Decision – LIHI Recertification of the Nisqually Hydroelectric Project, Nisqually River, WA

April 11th, 2019 by

Lexington, MA (April 11, 2019): On April 10, 2019, the Low Impact Hydropower Institute (LIHI) preliminarily approved Low Impact Certification for the Nisqually River Hydroelectric Project, LIHI Certificate #8 for a new 5-year term. This decision is preliminary pending the 30-day appeal window. Only those who commented on the initial application during the 60-day comment…
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Preliminary Decision – LIHI Recertification of the Middlebury Lower Hydroelectric Project, Otter Creek, VT

April 11th, 2019 by

Lexington, MA (April 11, 2019): On April 10, 2019, the Low Impact Hydropower Institute (LIHI) preliminarily approved Low Impact Certification for the Middlebury Lower Hydroelectric Project, LIHI Certificate #99 for a new 5-year term. This decision is preliminary pending the 30-day appeal window. Only those who commented on the initial application during the 60-day comment…
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Putts Bridge Project – LIHI #102 – Complete Application Received

April 5th, 2019 by

Lexington, MA (April 8, 2019): The Low Impact Hydropower Institute has received a complete application for Low Impact Recertification of the Putts Bridge 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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Barton Village Project – Complete Application Received

April 2nd, 2019 by

April 3, 2019: The Low Impact Hydropower Institute has received a complete application for Low Impact Certification of the Barton Village 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 Edition…
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West Delaware Tunnel Project – Complete Application Received

April 2nd, 2019 by

April 2, 2019: The Low Impact Hydropower Institute has received a complete application for Low Impact Certification of the West Delaware Tunnel 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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Gorham Project – Complete Application Received

April 2nd, 2019 by

April 2, 2019: The Low Impact Hydropower Institute has received a complete application for Low Impact Certification of the Gorham 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 Edition Handbook. …
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Burnshire Hydroelectric Project – Complete Application Received

March 31st, 2019 by

April 1, 2019: The Low Impact Hydropower Institute has received a complete application for Low Impact Certification of the Burnshire 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 Edition Handbook. …
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Methuen Falls Project – LIHI #111 – Complete Application Received

March 26th, 2019 by

Lexington, MA (March 26, 2019): The Low Impact Hydropower Institute has received a complete application for Low Impact Recertification of the Methuen 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…
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Rumford Falls Project – LIHI #38 – Complete Application Received

March 13th, 2019 by

Lexington, MA (March 13, 2019): The Low Impact Hydropower Institute has received a complete application for Low Impact Recertification of the Rumford 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…
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