H.R. 2872: Promoting Hydropower Development at Existing Nonpowered Dams Act
Author's Summary: To amend the Federal Power Act to promote hydropower development at existing non-powered dams, and for other purposes.
IB Summary: When considering licensing dams for hydropower production, this bill would authorize FERC to exempt some dams from conducting full environmental reviews.
Status: Passed House on 12/12/17.