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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

Nov 02 2017

Republican tax bill hits wind power, solar largely unscathed

A Republican tax bill unveiled on Thursday included cuts to renewable energy tax credits considered critical to enabling wind projects to compete with fossil fuel plants, but tax breaks for solar power were left largely intact.

Nov 02 2017

Republican tax bill hits wind power, solar largely unscathed

Nov 2 A Republican tax bill unveiled on Thursday included cuts to renewable energy tax credits considered critical to enabling wind projects to compete with fossil fuel plants, but tax breaks for solar power were left largely intact.

Oct 31 2017

U.S. trade panel set to recommend solar trade tariffs

Federal trade officials on Tuesday will recommend measures to safeguard struggling domestic solar panel manufacturers against cheap imports in a closely watched case that could have a major impact on the price of U.S. solar power. | Video

Oct 23 2017

Solar installers press homeowners to buy ahead of tariff

(This Oct. 20 story in paragraph 12 corrects percentage solar panels contribute to residential system's total cost to 12.5 percent from 3 percent, changes sourcing)

Oct 12 2017

Mandalay to build 3,000 Arizona homes with solar and Sonnen batteries

German battery maker Sonnen GmbH on Thursday said it would partner with home builder Mandalay Homes to outfit 3,000 new Arizona homes with batteries to store the excess energy generated by their rooftop solar installations.

Oct 12 2017

The U.S. solar industry's new growth region: Trump country

LOS ANGELES President Donald Trump's administration has vowed to revive the coal industry, challenged climate-change science and blasted renewable energy as expensive and dependent on government subsidies. | Video

Oct 03 2017

Divided U.S. solar sector spars over trade relief at hearing

U.S. solar manufacturers on Tuesday asked federal trade officials to impose tariffs on cheap foreign-made panels, clashing with companies who rely on those products to build low-priced projects that can compete with gas and coal.

Oct 03 2017

Split U.S. solar industry to debate tariffs at hearing

Oct 3 A fractured U.S. solar industry will present differing proposals on Tuesday to a government commission considering measures to prop up domestic solar panel makers, who say cheap imports have left them on the verge of collapse.

Sep 30 2017

Renewable energy investors see opportunity in Puerto Rico's demolished grid

WASHINGTON/LOS ANGELES Hurricane Maria destroyed Puerto Rico's antiquated and bankrupt electrical system, leaving millions in the dark and utility crews scrambling to help.

Sep 28 2017

Energy industry says 'no thanks' to Trump offer of marine sanctuaries

WASHINGTON/LOS ANGELES In a bid to boost energy development, U.S. President Donald Trump’s administration is considering shrinking or eliminating 11 marine sanctuaries designed to protect 425 million acres of coral reefs, marine mammal habitats and pristine beaches.

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