6 months Gatchalian says gov’t should take over power production if private sector can’t MB
By Hannah Torregoza  Senator Sherwin Gatchalian on Sunday said state energy regulators should be giving private power plants an ultimatum to ensure they would be able to commit to providing consumers sufficient electricity supply. Senator Sherwin T. Gatchalian(FACEBOOK / MANILA BULLETIN) Gatchalian, chair of the Senate committee on energy, said that if private power companies cannot ensure supply of energy then it would be best to consider having the government take over this responsibility. “We allowed the private sector to take over but they are still inconsistent, so I think it would have been better if we return the operations ... more