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.

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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Worumbo Hydro Project – LIHI #10 – Complete Application Received

July 12th, 2018 by

Lexington, MA (July 12, 2018): The Low Impact Hydropower Institute has received a complete application for a new term of Low Impact Certification for the Worumbo Hydroelectric Project (LIHI # 10). The Project is located on the Androscoggin River in Lisbon Falls and Durham, Maine. LIHI is seeking public comment on this application.  Specifically, we are interested…
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Preliminary Decision: Recertification of LIHI #4 – Falls Creek Project, OR

June 21st, 2018 by

Lexington MA (June 21, 2018): On June 21, 2018, the Low Impact Hydropower Institute (LIHI) preliminarily approved the Falls Creek 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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Application Received: Recertification of LIHI #95 – Passumpsic Hydroelectric Project, VT

June 12th, 2018 by

Lexington, MA (June 12, 2018): The Low Impact Hydropower Institute has received a complete application for a new term of Low Impact Certification for the Passumpsic Hydroelectric Project (LIHI # 95). The Project is located on the Passumpsic River in St. Johnsbury, Vermont. LIHI is seeking public comment on this application.  Specifically, we are interested in knowing…
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Preliminary Decision: Certification of Middle Fork Irrigation District Project, OR

May 15th, 2018 by

Lexington, Mass (May 15, 2018) – On May 11, 2018, the Low Impact Hydropower Institute (LIHI) preliminarily approved Low Impact Certification for the Middle Fork Irrigation District (MFID), Powerhouses #1 and #2 for a 10-year term. This decision is preliminary pending the 30-day appeal window. Only those who commented in the initial application during the…
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Preliminary Decision: Recertification of LIHI Certificate #35B – Oswego River, NY

May 2nd, 2018 by

Lexington MA (May 1, 2018): The Oswego River Hydroelectric project has received preliminary approval for a new 5-year term of Low Impact Certification.  The Certification includes one facility-specific condition carried over from the prior Certification and slightly modified, as follows: Condition 1:  The Owner shall provide an annual summary report along with its annual compliance letter…
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