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.

Carver Falls Hydroelectric Project – LIHI #107 – Complete Application Received

October 9th, 2018 by

Lexington, MA (October 9, 2018): The Low Impact Hydropower Institute has received a complete application for a new term of Low Impact Certification for the Carver Falls Hydroelectric Project (LIHI # 107). The Project is located in the towns of Fair Haven and West Haven, Rutland County, Vermont, and in the town of Hampton, Washington County, New…
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Preliminary Decision – LIHI Certification of the Opal Springs Hydroelectric Facility

October 9th, 2018 by

Lexington MA (October 9, 2018): On October 8, 2018, the Low Impact Hydropower Institute (LIHI) preliminarily approved Low Impact Certification for the Opal Springs 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…
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Preliminary Decision – Recertification of the Worumbo Hydroelectric Facility, LIHI #10

September 13th, 2018 by

Lexington MA (September 13, 2018): On September 13, 2018, the Low Impact Hydropower Institute (LIHI) preliminarily approved the Worumbo Hydroelectric Project for a new 5-year term of Low Impact Certification, with the following conditions: Condition 1: The Owner shall make initial contact with the MEDEP by December 31, 2018 and seek to initiate consultation with the…
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Preliminary Decision – LIHI Certification of the Emeryville Hydroelectric Facility

September 6th, 2018 by

Lexington MA (September 6, 2018): On September 4, 2018, the Low Impact Hydropower Institute (LIHI) preliminarily approved Low Impact Certification for the Emeryville Hydroelectric Project. This decision is preliminary pending the 30-day appeal window. Only those who commented in the initial application during the 60-day comment period are eligible to file an appeal. Such appeal needs…
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Preliminary Decision – Recertification of the Passumpsic Hydroelectric Facility, LIHI #95

September 6th, 2018 by

Lexington MA (September 6, 2018): On September 4, 2018, the Low Impact Hydropower Institute (LIHI) preliminarily approved the Passumpsic Hydroelectric Project for a new 5-year term of Low Impact Certification, with the following conditions: Condition 1: The Owner shall provide LIHI with evidence that FERC has approved the Revised Flow Management Plan (filed by GMP on…
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Red Bridge Project – LIHI #96 – Complete Application Received

August 7th, 2018 by

Lexington, MA (August 7, 2018): The Low Impact Hydropower Institute has received a complete application for a new term of Low Impact Certification for the Red Bridge Hydroelectric Project (LIHI # 96). The Project is located on the Chicopee River in central Massachusetts. LIHI is seeking public comment on this application.  Specifically, we are interested in knowing…
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Beaver River Project – LIHI #7 – Complete Application Received

August 7th, 2018 by

Lexington, MA (August 7, 2018): The Low Impact Hydropower Institute has received a complete application for a new term of Low Impact Certification for the Beaver River Hydroelectric Project (LIHI # 7). The Project is located on the Beaver River in Herkimer and Lewis Counties, in New York. LIHI is seeking public comment on this application.  Specifically,…
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Preliminary Decision: Recertification of LIHI #94 – Gage Project, VT

July 12th, 2018 by

Lexington MA (July 12, 2018): On July 12, 2018, the Low Impact Hydropower Institute (LIHI) preliminarily approved the Gage Hydroelectric Project for a new 5-year term of Low Impact Certification. This decision is preliminary pending the 30-day appeal window. Only those who commented in the initial application during the 60-day comment period are eligible to file…
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Preliminary Decision: Recertification of LIHI #93 – Arnold Falls Project, VT

July 12th, 2018 by

Lexington MA (July 12, 2018): On July 12, 2018, the Low Impact Hydropower Institute (LIHI) preliminarily approved the Arnold Falls Hydroelectric Project for a new 5-year term of Low Impact Certification. This decision is preliminary pending the 30-day appeal window. Only those who commented in the initial application during the 60-day comment period are eligible to…
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Preliminary Decision: Recertification of LIHI #92 – Pierce Mills Project, VT

July 12th, 2018 by

Lexington MA (July 12, 2018): On July 12, 2018, the Low Impact Hydropower Institute (LIHI) preliminarily approved the Pierce Mills Hydroelectric Project for a new 8-year term of Low Impact Certification. This decision is preliminary pending the 30-day appeal window. Only those who commented in the initial application during the 60-day comment period are eligible to…
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