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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 19 2017

'Save the dung beetle!' Global science chief says biodiversity vital

OSLO Governments should extend the protection of nature far beyond iconic creatures such as tigers and elephants to species including worms and beetles that are vital to human prosperity, the chair of a global scientific project said on Thursday.

Oct 17 2017

Fiji urges "absolute dedication" to toughest climate target

OSLO Fiji called on Tuesday for "absolute dedication" to the strictest limits on global warming as it prepares to preside over U.N. talks next month seeking to keep the Paris climate agreement on track despite a U.S. pullout.

Oct 16 2017

Plant more trees to combat climate change: scientists

OSLO Planting forests and other activities that harness the power of nature could play a major role in limiting global warming under the 2015 Paris agreement, an international study showed on Monday.

Oct 06 2017

Insurers tighten net on pirate fishing

OSLO A coalition of insurance firms agreed on Friday to crack down on pirate fishing by banning coverage for trawlers whose illegal catches are worth at least $10 billion (£7.65 billion) a year.

Sep 27 2017

War and the prize: how some Nobel laureates turn away from peace

OSLO Myanmar's leader Aung San Suu Kyi is the latest in a long line of Nobel Peace Prize laureates to disappoint many of those who once applauded her, and probably won't be the last, a cautionary tale for the 2017 laureate who will be named next week. | Video

Sep 27 2017

Weather extremes, fossil fuel pollution cost US $240 billion: study

OSLO Weather extremes and air pollution from burning fossil fuels cost the United States $240 billion a year in the past decade, according to a report on Wednesday that urged President Donald Trump to do more to combat climate change.

Sep 23 2017

アングル:電気自動車「天国」に続く補助金の道

[ユダベルク(ノルウェー) 21日 ロイター] - ノルウエーのフィンノイ島は、電気自動車(EV)の所有率が世界一高い。その理由は、本土との間をつなぐトンネルの年間6000ドル(約66万円)の利用料金が、免除になるためだ。

Sep 11 2017

Powerful hurricanes to fuel demands from island nations at climate talks

WASHINGTON/OSLO Devastation from Hurricane Irma in the Caribbean will sharpen the demands from small island nations that top fossil-fuel consumers help them cope with damage attributable to climate change, according to representatives of some of those countries.

Sep 06 2017

Exclusive: Norway plans tax breaks for remotest Arctic oilfields - letters

OSLO Norway's government plans to make taxpayers rather than oil companies pay special U.N. fees for any offshore production from remote Arctic regions, according to letters sent to oil firms and seen by Reuters.

Sep 05 2017

Exclusive: Norway plans tax breaks for remotest Arctic oilfields - letters

OSLO Norway's government plans to make taxpayers rather than oil companies pay special U.N. fees for any offshore production from remote Arctic regions, according to letters sent to oil firms and seen by Reuters.

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