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 – 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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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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