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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.

Twitter handle: @jeffmason1

Oct 20 2017

Paris wants to regulate Asian bike-share operators

PARIS Paris does not want Asian bike-sharing operators to burst into the city the way Airbnb and Uber did and plans to introduce regulation to ensure an orderly rollout of new bicycle schemes, a top city official told Reuters.

Oct 10 2017

France's nuclear spent-fuel pools major security risk: Greenpeace

PARIS The spent-fuel pools of French utility EDF's nuclear reactors are highly vulnerable to attacks, Greenpeace said in a report published on Tuesday.

Oct 09 2017

China's bike-sharing scheme leader Ofo plans Paris debut

PARIS China's bike-sharing scheme operator Ofo plans to launch its bicycles in Paris around year-end in a move to become a dominant player in Europe.

Oct 06 2017

Vinci's acquisitive energy arm hunts more targets in Europe

PARIS French energy infrastructure and automation company Vinci Energies' apparently insatiable appetite for takeovers remains undiminished as it strives for leadership of the highly fragmented outsourcing industry.

Sep 27 2017

France raises carbon taxes, to repay EDF renewables debt

PARIS France plans to increase carbon taxes to boost support for renewable energy and will repay a longstanding renewables-related debt to utility EDF, the government said on Wednesday.

Sep 27 2017

France raises carbon taxes, to repay EDF renewables debt

PARIS France plans to increase carbon taxes to boost support for renewable energy and will repay a longstanding renewables-related debt to utility EDF, the government said on Wednesday.

Sep 15 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.

Sep 15 2017

Energy firms battle startups to wire Europe's highways for electric cars

PARIS/FRANKFURT The battle over how and where Europeans charge their electric cars is expanding from the continent's cities to its motorways.

Sep 14 2017

Rosatom aims to start building Turkish nuclear plant in early 2018

LONDON Russia's Rosatom expects to sell a 49 percent stake in its Turkish nuclear project to a consortium of Turkish companies by the end of the year, and aims to start construction of the Akkuyu plant by the end of March, a company executive said.

Sep 12 2017

Nuclear newbuild projects at decade low: report

PARIS The number of nuclear newbuild projects worldwide has dropped to a decade low in the wake of the 2011 Fukushima disaster and due to the rising cost of atomic energy, an industry report showed.

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