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Energy FM is the local radio station for the Isle of Man, providing music and local news for a family audience.

The format of the station is 'Chart Hit Radio' and you will hear the latest chart hits as well as great tunes from the charts of years gone by..

Energy FM (Radio Station) is owned by 'Island FM Limited' and is licensed by the Isle of Man Government Communications Commission. Island FM Ltd use the on air name 'Energy FM' under a brand licence agreement.

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Local News

Providing a news service seven days a week is a key part of the role that Energy FM plays in Isle of Man. The local News on Energy FM is provided under contract by 3FM. Energy is also able to provide national and world news through IRN & Sky News. You can listen to news bulletins with local content on Energy FM at the following times:

Weekdays: 0700; 0730; 0800; 0830; 0900; 1000; 1100; 1200; 1230; 1300; 1400; 1500; 1600; 1700; 1730; with summaries at 1800; 2000 & 2200

Saturday: 0800; 0830; 0900; 1000; 1100; 1200; 1230; 1300 with summaries at 1500 & 1700

Sunday: The news team are on a rota duty and will provide live local news across the weekend in the event of breaking news.

On the hour, every hour, at other times Energy FM broadcasts national and world news direct from the Sky News Centre.

The news team currently consists of Tessa Hawley and Tanya Humbles. They can be contacted on any news issue, simply clicking here. You can read the latest Isle of Man stories by clicking here.

Find out more about Energy FM News



Programme Schedule

You can see the latest programme schedule for Energy FM by clicking here.


Outside Broadcasts

Energy FM believes that getting out of the studios and in to the community is what builds a closer relationship with valued listeners. Energy FM aims to be live at even more events throughout the coming year and has invested in a network of broadcast ISDN lines and radio links to allow Energy FM to broadcast from virtually anywhere!

Energy FM provides live coverage of various sporting events and also assist charities where possible with broadcasts and helps businesses with product launches.



Energy FM plays a wide selection of music. The core of the output is music derived from the current charts and the past two years, however Energy FM features many hits from the 80's and 90's - but you'll also hear iconic artists and songs from the past 40 years at various times.


Energy FM in the Community

A key element of Energy FM is being part of the community in the Isle of Man. Energy FM is involved in a number of charity initiatives, and will provide free announcements on local events in our "Your Isle of Man" What's On feature. This is broadcast during the daytime and weekends.



Transmission by i-TEL

Energy FM transmits on FM / VHF and is available Online.

The Transmission Provider is ITEL, which is a spearate facilities company contracted to transmit the programmes. ITEL own and operate the Transmitters that carry the Energy FM Programme Service. ITEL also provide the studio facilites for the production of certain programmes.

All frequencies are allocated by the UK's Ofcom and operate by licence under the Wireless Telegraphy Act.

Frequency Location Power Pol Direction of max ERP
98.6 MHz Carnane 2kW M 315º
91.2 MHz Snaefell 1.2kW M 30º
93.4 MHz Jurby 1.3kW M 150º
98.4 MHz Ramsey 30w M 150º
105.2 MHz Ballasaig 30w M 170º
102.4 MHz Beary Peark 500w M 280º
105.2 MHz Mull Hill 100w M omniº

Main transmitters are in BOLD - Polarisation: M=Mixed (Horizontal & Vertical) V= Vertical

All of our transmissions are in stereo using the GE Zenith Pilot Tone system. Ofcom's Technical parameters can be found here. Energy FM's transmissions must comply with the Engineering code which can be found here.


Making A Complaint

If you would like to make a complaint about any issue regarding Energy FM ON AIR, please contact Energy FM by emailing

If your complaint is about this website, then email or write to us at our registerd office in the British Virgin islands.


Click here for a copy of Energy FM's Competition Rules.