Politics is intrinsic to energy because without government price guarantees, subsidies and grants, there will simply be inadequate investment. Or there could be huge concentrations in capacity that could suddenly be unprofitable.
We could say exactly the same thing about food, telecoms or jet engines. And we do have a way of dealing with these things as well. Known as a “market”.
But that wouldn’t offer Willy a sinecure from which to pontificate, would it?