MME demite número dois da pasta

  • : Biofuels, Electricity, Oil products
  • 24/01/11

O secretário-executivo do Ministério de Minas e Energia (MME), Efrain Pereira da Cruz, foi demitido nesta quinta-feira.

Cruz assumiu o posto em março de 2023, após um longo período de discussões sobre quem deveria ser o braço direito do ministro Alexandre Silveira.

Entretanto, a nomeação não foi bem recebida pelo setor porque ele já esteve envolvido em questões polêmicas durante sua gestão como diretor da Agência Nacional de Energia Elétrica (Aneel), algo que se repetiu em seu novo posto.

Cruz será substituído por Arthur Cerqueira Valério, que comandava a assessoria jurídica do MME após 14 anos atuando como consultor em outras autarquias.


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