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NLB News

‘Tuned’ Lighting Cuts Nighttime Sleep Disturbances in Half: Study

The number of sleep disturbances experienced by residents in a California nursing home were cut by [...]

Nighttime Light Affects Sleep, Repetitive Behaviors in Autism Mouse Model

Mice missing the autism gene CNTNAP2 sleep more at night, when they should be active, and [...]

Studying from Home? How Lighting Can Help Productivity

The way in which you light up a room has a major bearing on our emotions, [...]

NLB Is Proud to Sponsor Dallas Market Center in Their Launch of ArchLIGHT Summit in Fall 2021

Bold new lighting show for the architectural, specification and design communities to be driven by three [...]

NLB Hosts Inaugural Tesla Awards

BRENTWOOD, TN, June 24, 2020—This June the National Lighting Bureau (NLB) launched its inaugural Tesla [...]


Member News

NEMA Unveils New Website

A new era of digital collaboration for our Members The National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) launched [...]

2020 IES Society Award Recipients

It gives the Illuminating Engineering Society (IES) great pleasure to recognize this year’s recipients of [...]

Architectural Lighting Works (ALW) Joins BIOS Illuminated Program ALW Launches BIOS SkyBlue® Technology

Architectural Lighting Works (ALW) has partnered with BIOS Lighting, offering the lighting industry access to a [...]

Panasonic Lighting Americas Promotes New President with Commitment to End-to-End LED Lighting Solutions

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (June 19, 2020) – Panasonic Lighting Americas, Inc., the parent company for Douglas [...]

Pompeo Group Presents A Free Webinar: “Job Search In The ‘New Normal’”

Welcome to the “new normal”, the COVID 19 pandemic has created an unprecedented number of [...]