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National Lighting Bureau

Welcome to the National Lighting Bureau (NLB). The NLB is a not-for-profit organization founded in 1976 to educate lighting decision-makers about the benefits of High-Benefit Lighting®. The NLB is sponsored by professional societies, trade associations, manufacturers, unions, utilities, and agencies of the federal government.
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NLB News

NLB Tackles Competing (and Controversial) Metrics in Human Centric Lighting Video

There are two important, sometimes competing, metrics regarding Human Centric Lighting. One is the Equivalent [...]

Finelite Joins the NLB

Brentwood, TN, June 15, 2019 –The National Lighting Bureau is pleased to announce that Finelite has joined [...]

LED Lighting as a Disinfectant

Brentwood, TN, May 10, 2019 –Hospital-acquired infections are one of the top preventable illnesses in [...]

04.11.19 After 43 Years, John Bachner Retires from the National Lighting Bureau

ROSSLYN, Va., April 11, 2019 — John Bachner, Founder and Executive Director of the National [...]

02.12.19 “Prescription Lighting”

View the "Prescription Lighting" 7th Annual Lighting Forum Video. [...]

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Sponsor News

Mark Hobart Joins Universal Lighting Technologies

Photo courtesy of Universal Lighting Technologies, Inc. Sep 10, 2019, Nashville, Tenn.-based Universal Lighting [...]

Attending NECA 2019 Las Vegas – the #1 Electrical Construction Industry Trade Show

Join us at the Mandalay Bay Hotel and Convention Center for NECA 2019 Las Vegas, [...]

IES Street and Area Lighting Conference

It's not too late to join us at the 2019 Street and Area Lighting Conference [...]

Douglas Launches CheckLight™

Douglas Lighting Controls Introduces CheckLight™ Energy Management Platform NASHVILLE, Tenn. (August 20, 2019) – Douglas [...]

Important Trends Discussed at IES Annual Conference

The NLB was well represented at the IES Annual Conference held in Louisville last week. [...]

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