YOGYAKARTA. Downstream Regulatory Agency for Oil and Gas (BPH Migas), in collaboration with the Provincial Government of Yogyakarta (DIY), Thursday (5/09/2013) carry out socialization Monitoring and Control Supply and Distribution of Fuel (BBM) Subsidized.
Head of BPH Migas Andy Noorsaman Sommeng, in his speech represented BPH Migas Committee Sumihar Panjaitan, said the extent of the territory of the Republic of Indonesia (NKRI), a bit difficult if supervision is only carried out by BPH Migas that just being in the center, plus the number of personnel very limited.
“Therefore, in order to oversee the distribution of subsidized fuel so that the right target, the right volume and on time according to the designation, BPH Migas need to establish cooperation with local governments (LGs) in order quota subsidized fuel limited number is not re experiencing over the quota as the years previous. In the Presidential Regulation No. 15 Year 2012 on Retail and Consumer Price User Type Specific Fuel Oil, BPH Migas is possible to cooperate with local governments, “he said.
To control the consumption of subsidized fuel, the Government through the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources (ESDM) has issued ESDM No. 1 of 2013 on controlling the use of subsidized fuel for official vehicles Government agencies, Police, Army, state-owned companies and enterprises as well as the vehicle used to transport the mining and plantation activities are not allowed to use subsidized fuel.
Head of Department of Public Works, Housing and Energy and Mineral Resources, Rani Sjamsinarsi, in his speech, represented by the Head of Energy and Mineral Resources, Edy Indrajaya welcomes and fully supports the dissemination activities to coordinate and synchronize effectively in order to control the use of subsidized fuel by actors that play a role in the supply of fuel as well as the local government, state enterprises, enterprises and society as a subsidized fuel users in the area.
Presented Edy, with the publication of ESDM No. 1 of 2013, the Government of DIY has been followed up by issuing Regulation of the Governor of Yogyakarta number 43 of 2012 which was later changed to the Governor Regulation Number 17 of 2013 on controlling the use of subsidized fuel serrta Governor Decree No. 36 / TIM / 2013 Tim supervision and control of the use of fuel bersusbidi that one of its tasks to coordinate in order to meet the availability and smooth distribution and the distribution of subsidized fuel in DIY.
“It is expected that the ranks of government, both central and local, state and enterprises can provide concrete examples to the community in carrying out efforts pemnghematan fuel through the control of the use of subsidized fuel,” he concluded.