Hydropower Projects (Government/Non-Profit): Other Resources
Hydropower Project Screening Tool Screening tool to help identify opportunities for conduit hydropower.
Small/Low Impact Hydropower Program Guidance from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission regarding the licensing of small hydropower facilities.
Low Impact Hydropower Institute Program The Low Impact Hydropower Institute and its certification program.
Financial Opportunities Federal financial opportunities for hydropower.
November 2106 Workshop Materials: On November 16, 2016, MassCEC held a workshop on Financial Opportunities for Small Hydropower. Materials from the speakers are linked below.
- Fred Szufnarowski, Essex Partnership: Energy Modeling
- Celeste Fay, Thorndike Energy: Massachusetts Legislation (hydropower tariff)
- Pamela Heidell, Massachusetts Water Resources Authority: Federal Production Incentives
- Anne Correia, US Dept of Agriculture: REAP Fact Sheet and Eligibility Map
- Kavita Ravi, MassCEC: MassCEC Funding Match Program