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NLB News

NLB to Host Tesla Awards at LightFair

BRENTWOOD, TN, October 19, 2021—The National Lighting Bureau (NLB) announces winners of its Second Annual Tesla [...]

5 Great Answers: Trusting the Warranty

inside.lighting recently interviewed Randy Reid, Executive Director of the National Lighting Bureau (NLB), to discuss [...]

The National Lighting Bureau (NLB) Announces Winners of Its Second Annual Tesla Awards™

BRENTWOOD, TN, September 2, 2021—The National Lighting Bureau (NLB) announces winners of its Second Annual Tesla [...]

NLB Annual Forum: Journey of Illumination with 3D Printing

The National Lighting Bureau held a panel discussion as part of the NLB Annual Lighting Forum [...]

Dialight Approved For National Lighting Bureau’s Trusted Warranty Program

Often held often as the industry standard, Dialight’s warranties are now validated by a preeminent [...]


Member News

Safer Buildings Coalition and National Electrical Manufacturers Association Partner to Promote Building Safety

Partnership to improve and enhance awareness of emergency wireless communication in buildings ROSSLYN, Va., October 21, [...]

NEMA Lighting Systems Division Offers Recommendations on Temporal Light Artifacts

By Dr. James M. Gaines, Standards and Regulations Professional, Signify North America Corporation When it comes to the [...]

Starving for Darkness Episode 26 – The Secret World Beneath the Ocean

Dr. Micah Brodsky is a wildlife veterinarian who focuses on marine animal medicine, research, and conservation [...]

IDA: Announcing the 2021 Award Recipients

We are very excited to announce the 2021 IDA award recipients! Each year, the International Dark-Sky Association [...]

Registration Open for Joint MEP Innovation Conference

The Mechanical Contractors Association of America (MCAA), the National Electric Contractors Association (NECA) and the Sheet Metal and Air Conditioning Contractors’ [...]