Environmental ‘superministry’ bill raises alarm in Guatemala

A controversial bill would merge Guatemala’s National Council of Protected Areas and five other institutions into the country’s environmental ministry. The bill, lawmakers argue, would address excessive bureaucracy and inefficiencies across Guatemala’s multiple environmental agencies. Environmental organizations are concerned the move would set back decades of progress and eliminate civilContinue Reading

SilverEdge Government Solutions acquires Counter Threat Solutions. Valence Security raises $25 million in seed funding. IronNet joins Space ISAC.

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Startup Tellius raises $16M in new funding to fuel growth

Tellius recently raised $16 million in venture capital funding, nearly doubling the startup’s total funding to $33 million. Founded in 2015 and based in Reston, Va., Tellius is an analytics vendor whose platform specializes in decision intelligence, which is the use of automation and machine learning to automatically surfaceContinue Reading

Energy & Environment — Water crisis raises environmental racism concerns

Advocates are linking the water crisis in Jackson, Miss., to environmental racism. Meanwhile, California is facing electric grid issues amid extreme heat, and a judge sided with the Biden administration over a challenge to oil lease sale postponements in Wyoming. This is Overnight Energy & Environment, your source for the latest news focused onContinue Reading

Axon Reports Record Revenue Up 31% to $286 million; Raises Full-Year Outlook

SaaS Strength: Annual Recurring Revenue of $368 million, up 41% Profit of $0.71 per diluted share, non-GAAP diluted EPS of $0.44, Adjusted EBITDA of $50 million Future contracted revenue surpasses $3 billion SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Aug. 9, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Dear Shareholders, Our second quarter financial results reflect continued momentum throughoutContinue Reading