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Morning Money: Are Tesla leading us into a new world of decentralised energy?

Sarah Lowther
Original Broadcast:

Morning Money at 6:00

Morning Money: Are Tesla leading us into a new world of decentralised energy?
Tesla's CEO, Elon Musk, has published the second part of his self-titled "masterplan", in which his ongoing attempt to buy solar panel company, SolarCity, has generated significant attention. Is this a sign that we could be on the verge of an energy system revolution? Share Radio’s Joe Aldridge has been speaking with The Memo's Senior Tech Reporter, Oliver Smith, to find out.
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Joe Aldridge, Oliver Smith


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Morning Money: Can the Government help solve the housing crisis by giving local authorities more power over planning fees?

Sarah Lowther
Original Broadcast:

Morning Money at 8:00

Morning Money: Can the Government help solve the housing crisis by giving local authorities more power over planning fees?
The House of Lords Select Committee on Economic Affairs has concluded in a report that the Government should allow local authorities to set and vary planning fees in accordance with the needs of their local area to incentivise private sector housebuilders. John Wriglesworth, Consultant Researcher for Jackson-Stops & Staff joined the Morning Money team to discuss further.
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Chris Bailey, John Wriglesworth


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Morning Money: Will Brexit result in more farm closures?

Sarah Lowther
Original Broadcast:

Morning Money at 7:00

Morning Money: Will Brexit result in more farm closures?
More than 130,000 visitors are expected over the three day Great Yorkshire Show. This year is the 158th "Best of British Farming" extravaganza at Harrogate's Great Yorkshire Showground. But what impact has Brexit had on the industry? Nigel Pulling, Chief Executive of the Yorkshire Agricultural Society, joined Sarah Lowther and Chris Bailey.
Guests:

Nigel Pulling, Chris Bailey


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Morning Money: Southern Rail – How long can the disruption continue?

Sarah Lowther
Original Broadcast:

Morning Money at 8:00

Morning Money: Southern Rail – How long can the disruption continue?
Southern Rail cut a further 314 services a day on Monday, bringing the anger of many customers, as trains continued to arrive late despite the introduction of a drastically reduced timetable. After months of delays, cancellations and union action, passengers of the services are questioning how long this can go on for. Matt Cox has been investigating the situation.
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Matt Cox


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Morning Money: Is “Open Source” the future of technology?

Sarah Lowther
Original Broadcast:

Morning Money at 6:00

Morning Money: Is “Open Source” the future of technology?
Govnet is set to host its Open Source 2016 conference later, where issues in this area of software development will be discussed. So what exactly is open source, and why do some people think that this is where the future of tech development lies? Matt Cox spoke to Oliver Smith, Senior Tech Reporter at The Memo, to find out.
Guests:

Matt Cox, Oliver Smith


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Sarah Lowther

Morning Money: “The strategy of Japan is that we don’t have opposition” – Seijiro Takeshita

Sarah Lowther
Original Broadcast:

Morning Money at 6:00

Morning Money: “The strategy of Japan is that we don’t have opposition” – Seijiro Takeshita
On Sunday, Japanese voters will go to the polls in the triennial upper house election. The contest is for only half the seats, and voters are expected to vote for the political status quo or not vote at all. To discuss this and more, Seijiro Takeshita, Professor of Management and Information at University of Shizuoka in Japan, joined Share Radio.
Guests:

Chris Bailey, Dr Seijiro Takeshita


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Sarah Lowther

Morning Money: Tech is top – David Brear speaks about the world’s most valuable industry

Sarah Lowther
Original Broadcast:

Morning Money at 6:00

Morning Money: Tech is top – David Brear speaks about the world’s most valuable industry
Research by PwC revealed that the biggest tech businesses in the world are now worth $2.9 trillion, overtaking the world's biggest financial companies with just $2.7 trillion of value. Matt Cox has been finding out what this means for tech companies by speaking with David Brear, Co-Founder and CEO at fintech expertise group, 11FS.
Guests:

Matt Cox, David Brear


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Sarah Lowther

Morning Money: What does the UK voting to leave the EU mean for quantitative easing?

Sarah Lowther
Original Broadcast:

Morning Money at 7:00

Morning Money: What does the UK voting to leave the EU mean for quantitative easing?
Radix, "the think tank of the radical centre", launches with a report and an event on Quantitative Easing, featuring Sir Vince Cable. Dr Joe Zammit-Lucia is Co-Author of the paper: 'Quantitative Easing - The Debate That Never Happened'. He joined Share Radio to offer his views on why the UK voted to leave the EU, and what this means for quantitative easing.
Guests:

Chris Bailey, Joe Zammit-Lucia


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Morning Money: Brexit - Easyjet announce profit warning, but is there more to come?

Sarah Lowther
Original Broadcast:

Morning Money at 7:00

Morning Money: Brexit - Easyjet announce profit warning, but is there more to come?
EasyJet has announced a Brexit-inspired profits warning, which saw its shares sharply lower again on Monday, losing almost 30% over two trading days. Was Friday's Brexit vote potentially the straw that broke the budget airline's back? Aviation and Aerospace industry expert Julian Bray joined Share Radio’s Directors’ Briefing sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise.
Guests:

Chris Bailey, Julian Bray


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Morning Money: What does Brexit mean for European companies with ties to the UK?

Sarah Lowther
Original Broadcast:

Morning Money at 6:00

Morning Money: What does Brexit mean for European companies with ties to the UK?
There have been heated discussions about what happens to British businesses with ties to Europe, in the wake of the UK’s Brexit vote. But what about the other way round? Matt Cox has been finding out the situation from the other side of the channel, by taking a look at the European manufacturers that have factories and plants based in the UK.
Guests:

Matt Cox, Dan Michaels, James Batchelor


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