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.

LIHI Pending Application – Recertification of LIHI Certificate #99 – Middlebury Lower, VT

May 17th, 2017 by

Harrington Park, New Jersey (May 17, 2017) – The Low Impact Hydropower Institute has received a complete application for a new term of Low Impact Certification for the Middlebury Lower Hydroelectric project. The Middlebury Lower Project is located on the Lower Falls of the Otter Creek roughly one mile downstream from Middlebury village in the towns of Middlebury and Weybridge, in Addison…
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LIHI Pending Application – Certification of Willow Island Lock and Dam Project

July 6th, 2017 by

Lexington, Mass. (July 5, 2017) – On July 5, 2017, the Low Impact Hydropower Institute (LIHI) received a complete application from Cube Hydro Partners on behalf of American Municipal Power, Inc. for the Low Impact Certification of the Willow Island Lock and Dam Project, FERC No. P-6902, located on the Ohio River in Ohio.  The Project…
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LIHI Pending Application – Certification of Essex 19, VT

January 6th, 2017 by

Harrington Park, New Jersey (January 6, 2016) – On December 30, 2016, the Low Impact Hydropower Institute (LIHI) received a complete application from Green Mountain Power Corporation for the Low Impact Certification of the Essex 19 Hydroelectric project, located at river mile 17.6 on the mainstem of the Winooski River in the townships of Essex Junction…
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LIHI Pending Applications – Re-certification of LIHI Certificate Arnold Falls, Gage and Pierce Mills, VT

December 30th, 2016 by

Harrington Park, New Jersey (December 30, 2016) – The Low Impact Hydropower Institute has received complete applications for new terms of Low Impact Certification for the Arnold Falls, Gage and Pierce Mills Hydroelectric projects in Vermont. The application materials for Arnold Falls can be found HERE. The application materials for Pierce Mills can be found HERE….
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LIHI Certificate #108 – Gilman Hydroelectric Project, Vermont and New Hampshire

May 28th, 2013 by

The Gilman Hydro Project is located in the Village of Gilman, VT in the Town of Lunenburg, Essex County, Vermont, and in the Town of Dalton, Coos County, New Hampshire, at river mile 300 on the Connecticut River. (see Appendix 3-1) The project consists of a refurbished concrete dam, a power canal and tailrace channel,…
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LIHI Certificate #100 South Milton Hydroelectric Project, New Hampshire

January 30th, 2013 by

The South Milton Hydroelectric Project is located on the Salmon Falls River in the town of Milton, New Hampshire. The Salmon Falls River originates at Great East Lake about twelve miles due north of the Project site. The river flows principally southeast from the Project site to join the Cochecho River, which flows in from…
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LIHI Certificate #35A – Oswego Falls Project, New York

March 12th, 2015 by

The Oswego Falls Project is located on the Oswego River in the city of Fulton, Oswego County, New York and consists of two powerhouses, the Oswego Falls East (OFE) and Oswego Falls West (OFW) developments, that share a single dam, spillway, and impoundment.  The dam, which was constructed in 1927, and forebay gate structures at…
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LIHI Certificate #35B – Oswego River Project, New York

March 12th, 2015 by

The Oswego River Project consists of three hydro developments, Fulton, Minetto and Varick, along the Oswego River in Oswego County, New York. The developments are all located at locks and dams owned by the New York State Canal Corporation (NYSCC), operator of the State Barge Canal System (SBCS). Project Name Oswego River LIHI Certificate Number…
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LIHI Certificate #34 – Black River and Beebee Island Projects, New York

January 16th, 2013 by

The Black River and Beebee Island certification includes the Black River Project (FERC No. 2569) consisting of five hydroelectric developments along the Black River in Jefferson County, New York (Black River, Sewalls, Herrings, Kamargo, Deferiet) and the Beebee Island Project (FERC No. 2538). Project Name Black River and Beebee Island LIHI Certificate Number 34 LIHI…
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LIHI Certificate #33 – Willamette Falls Hydroelectric Project, Oregon

December 5th, 2012 by

PGE 2017 WF LIHI Recertification Application Stage 2 The Willamette Falls Hydroelectric Project (FERC #2233) is located at river mile 26.5 on the Willamette River between Oregon City and West Linn in Clackamas County in north-central Oregon. The Willamette River flows north to its confluence with the Columbia River at Portland and drains an area…
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