New gas contracts herald dawning of All Ireland energy market
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"Sinn Féin have argued for the creation of an all Ireland energy market. The signing of the memorandum of understanding between the energy regulators north and south should put in place the framework for the establishment of a single all Ireland energy market by 2007.
"This announcement today takes us a step closer to that reality. This must herald the emergence of a low cost energy market and the ability to access all Ireland gas supplies."ENDS