BRIEF-Brazil to avoid intervening in energy sector - official

viernes 10 de junio de 2016 11:04 GYT

June 10 (Reuters) -

* Brazil's government wants to avoid intervening in energy sector to solve problems, says the Energy Ministry's 2nd in command, Paulo Pedrosa

* He said using the Treasury to bankroll state-run companies is over, referring to the policies of suspended President Dilma Rousseff

* He said government officials would meet with the energy sector on Thursday to discuss a possible structural solution for distributors, which have contracted too much power for their expected levels of demand Further company coverage: (Reporting by Luciano Costa; Writing by Reese Ewing)