Preliminary Decision – Recertification of the Cosgrove Project, LIHI #55, MANovember 17, 2023
Preliminary Decisions – Recertification of the Red Bridge, Putts Bridge, Indian Orchard and Dwight Projects, MANovember 28, 2023
November 20, 2023: The Low Impact Hydropower Institute (LIHI) has received a complete recertification application from Massachusetts Water Resource Authority for the Oakdale Project located in the Quabbin Aqueduct, in West Boylston Massachusetts. LIHI is seeking comment on this application. Comments that are directly tied to specific LIHI criteria (flows, water quality, fish passage, etc.) will be most helpful, but all comments will be considered. Comments may be submitted to LIHI by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org with “Oakdale Project Comments” in the subject line, or by mail addressed to the Low Impact Hydropower Institute, 1167 Massachusetts Avenue, Arlington, MA 02476. Comments must be received at the Institute on or before 5 pm Eastern time on January 19, 2024 to be considered. All comments will be posted to the web site and the applicant will have an opportunity to respond. Any response will also be posted.
The project description and complete application can be found HERE.