RWE Innogy completes new £12m Scottish hydro power scheme

The Cia Aig river
The Cia Aig river

RWE Innogy has completed construction of its latest 3-MW run-of-river hydro scheme in Scotland.

The Cia Aig Hydro Scheme is located on the Abhainn Chia-aig river, at the eastern end of Loch Arkaig, approximately 20 miles north of Fort William.

The scheme took two years to construct at a cost of just under £12 million.

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