Edition:
United States

Karolin Schaps

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

12:57pm EDT

Shell shareholders reject emissions target proposal

THE HAGUE Royal Dutch Shell shareholders on Tuesday widely rejected a proposal by an environmental group calling for the oil company to set and publish annual targets to reduce carbon emissions. | Video

May 12 2017

Weak oil price creates gas opportunities, says SNC-Lavalin division head

LONDON Canadian engineer SNC-Lavalin sees opportunities from weak oil prices as investment shifts to liquefied natural gas (LNG) plants and other gas projects where the company has built expertise, the firm's oil and gas division head said.

May 09 2017

British PM May vows energy price cap if re-elected

LONDON British Prime Minister Theresa May pledged on Tuesday to cap household energy prices if she is re-elected on June 8, sending stocks tumbling with the biggest market intervention since the sector was privatized almost 30 years ago.

May 08 2017

Warm weather and low energy prices hurt Centrica's margins

LONDON Britain's largest energy supplier, Centrica , warned that warm weather and weaker commodity prices in the first quarter had hurt its margins at its energy supply business but it stopped short of revising any annual financial targets.

May 02 2017

BP's profit triples on higher oil prices and output

LONDON BP's profit nearly tripled in the first quarter of 2017 from a year earlier, buoyed by rising oil prices and production that hit a five-year high, while debt piled up in order to pay for acquisitions and costs for the 2010 Gulf of Mexico spill. | Video

May 02 2017

Oil stockpiles slip to five-year average if OPEC extends cuts: BP

LONDON An extension of OPEC-led oil production cuts into the second half of 2017 would help bring global crude inventories back to a five-year average by the end of the year and support prices at about $55 a barrel, BP's chief financial officer said Tuesday.

May 02 2017

Oil stockpiles slip to five-year average if OPEC extends cuts: BP

LONDON An extension of OPEC-led oil production cuts into the second half of 2017 would help bring global crude inventories back to a five-year average by the end of the year and support prices at about $55 a barrel, BP's chief financial officer said Tuesday.

Apr 28 2017

Oil rises from one-month low on hopes of output deal extension

LONDON Oil prices rose on Friday after a slide to a one-month low the previous day prompted investors to buy at cheaper levels ahead of an OPEC meeting next month at which producers could prolong output curbs.

Apr 26 2017

Tullow says promoting CEO to chairman best for company

LONDON Paul McDade, the incoming chief executive of Tullow Oil , said on Wednesday the Africa-focused oil firm's appointment of its outgoing CEO as chairman may not be best practice but it was in the company's interest.

Apr 13 2017

Shell lobbies Dutch government to quadruple offshore wind target by 2030

LONDON Anglo-Dutch oil major Royal Dutch Shell said it has urged the Dutch government to come up with bolder offshore wind targets and quadruple the goal for installed capacity to 20 gigawatts (GW) by 2030.

More From Around the Web

Markets

  • U.S.
  • Europe
  • Asia
  • Sectors

Sector Summary