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Jeff Mason is a White House Correspondent for Reuters and the 2016-2017 president of the White House Correspondents’ Association. He was the lead Reuters correspondent for President Barack Obama's 2012 campaign and interviewed the president at the White House in 2015. Jeff has been based in Washington since 2008, when he covered the historic race between Obama, Hillary Clinton and John McCain. Jeff started his career in Frankfurt, Germany, where he covered the airline industry before moving to Brussels, Belgium, where he covered the European Union. He is a Colorado native, proud graduate of Northwestern University and former Fulbright scholar.

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12 Oct 2017

Britain plans billion-pound boost for electric cars as part of climate change plan

LONDON Britain will spend one billion pounds to promote electric and other low-emission vehicles, and step up spending on research and innovation, as part of plans to invest 2.5 billion pounds by 2021 to help meet its climate change targets.

11 Oct 2017

Analysts raise EU carbon price forecasts on expectations of market reform: survey

LONDON Analysts have raised their forecasts for European carbon prices in the bloc's Emission Trading System (ETS) to 2019 on expectations that plans to reform the market will significantly curb oversupply.

11 Oct 2017

UK energy price cap will not start this winter – Ofgem

LONDON A government plan to cap the most common form of gas and electricity tariffs for millions of British households would not come into effect in time for this winter, energy regulator Ofgem said on Wednesday.

03 Oct 2017

Interview - NuGen to secure buyer for UK Moorside nuclear project by early next year

LONDON Toshiba's NuGen nuclear project in Britain expects to secure a new investor by early next year, assuring the project's future, NuGen's chief executive officer told Reuters in an interview.

19 Sep 2017

Vattenfall eyes British subsidy auctions for Norfolk offshore wind projects

LONDON Swedish state-owned utility Vattenfall expects to enter its Norfolk wind projects, off the east coast of England, into Britain's auctions for renewable subsidies, its CEO told Reuters.

15 Sep 2017

U.S. nuclear firm Westinghouse sees end to bankruptcy proceedings in 2018

LONDON U.S. nuclear reactor maker Westinghouse does not expect to come out of Chapter 11 bankruptcy proceedings before the end of 2017 but hopes to complete restructuring in early 2018, its CEO said.

11 Sep 2017

New British wind power deals cheaper than nuclear supplies

LONDON The price Britain will pay for new offshore wind power has plunged below new nuclear generation for the first time, according to figures from a power auction on Monday.

01 Aug 2017

European oil majors seek to harness U.S. offshore wind

LONDON Some European oil majors have made inroads into the emerging U.S. offshore wind energy market, aiming to leverage their experience of deepwater development and the crowded offshore wind arena at home.

03 Jul 2017

UK energy regulator proposes price cap for poorest customers

LONDON Britain's energy regulator Ofgem could cap bills for some of the most vulnerable customers and make it easier to switch supplier in response to a government request to set out plans to help customers on the poorest-value tariffs.

28 Jun 2017

South Korea's KEPCO in talks for stake in UK nuclear project

LONDON Korea Electric Power Corp (KEPCO) is in talks to buy a stake in Toshiba's NuGen nuclear project in Britain, a KEPCO executive said on Wednesday, a move that could throw the troubled project a life-line but also delay its start.

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