Rod Sims says it's time gas companies are shown the government's 'baseball bat' as energy crisis worsens

Sarah Basford Canales
December 5 2022 - 5:30am
Rod Sims, former ACCC chair, believes it's time for the government to show gas companies the baseball bat in an effort to drive down energy prices. Picture by Elesa Kurtz

Gas companies raking in super profits can be convinced to play ball on bringing down energy bills without drastic legislative changes, the former head of the competition watchdog has flagged.

Sarah Basford Canales

Sarah Basford Canales

Canberra Times journalist

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