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NLB News

Let’s Talk About Light and Health Series – Equal Lights: Projects Focused on Health Equity

https://youtu.be/PPk5Lvuos9Y Join us as we talk with Mount Sinai’s Institute for Health Equity Research director, [...]

Let’s Talk About Light & Health Series – Beyond the Visible: UV Disinfection

Dr. Bernard Camins discusses UV disinfection in the Let's Talk about Light & Health Series, [...]

Executive Assistant Opening

Founded in 1976, the NLB is an independent, not-for-profit organization whose mission is to educate lighting [...]

NLB Announced the 3rd Annual Tesla Awards™ Winners at LightFair

Las Vegas, NV, June 21, 2022—The National Lighting Bureau held its 3rd annual Tesla Awards presentation [...]

STANPRO Approved by the National Lighting Bureau’s Trusted Warranty Evaluation Program

NASHVILLE, TN, June 1, 2022— STANPRO has been approved by the National Lighting Bureau’s Trusted Warranty Program. [...]


Member News

IDA Announces Light Monitor Grant Program

We are pleased to announce the rollout of our new pilot Light Monitor Grant Program. By [...]

NEMA Welcomes Seven New Members

AMELIA ISLAND, Fla.—The National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) is proud to welcome seven companies as new [...]

NEMA Announces New Board Members and Officers

AMELIA ISLAND, Fla. — The National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) announced this week that Rich Stinson, [...]

Signify’s Kevin Poyck: “The Speed of Change Will Only Get Faster…”

NEMA continues its Executive Q&A Series with four questions for Kevin Poyck, President of Signify Americas. In [...]

Lost Trail NWR Named Montana’s Newest International Dark Sky Sanctuary

LOST TRAIL NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE, Flathead County, Montana, U.S. — The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the [...]