Gov’t Energy Policies Censured

Not letting the private sector to play a role in the energy sector is a recipe for disaster and the present vicious cycle of production and consumption will not end, unless the administration allows the market to decide about prices, an energy expert says
Gov’t Energy Policies Censured
Gov’t Energy Policies Censured

Pursuing the current wrong policies in the energy sector is definitely bound to cause absolute chaos, the head of Iran’s Renewable Energy Union said.
“As long as energy prices and supply are not based on market demand, adopting any other approaches cannot rectify the chaotic situation in the energy market,” ILNA quoted Seyyed Hashem Oraee as saying. 
Referring to the growing imbalance between gasoline and electricity output and consumption, the energy expert noted that the thorny issue cannot be resolved by building more refineries or power stations because the root cause of the present predicament is supplying consumers with inexpensive fuel and power.


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