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Petition calls for government to impose gas regulation

New deal yet to be signed off by both parties

A new petition has been launched, calling for government to impose regulation on Manx Gas, after talks over a voluntary agreement stalled.

The two sides have yet to sign off on a new deal Tynwald agreed to last year.

It would've seen the energy company pay customers a £93 rebate, on their 2020 bills, and promised lower prices in future.

Campaigner Barry Murphy is behind the petition - he's concerned ministers are trying to leave the issue for the next administration:

You can view the petition here.

Government has been contacted for comment.

Listen to Barry Murphy's full interview with Manx Radio's Ewan Gawne below:

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