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NLB News

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 [...]

Revealing Trends – The 2020 NLB Art and Science Awards

By James Benya I happen to think that awards are a particularly good thing. There [...]

Universal Lighting Technologies Achieves High Recognition in Industry’s First “Trusted Warranty” Evaluation Program

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Feb. 9, 2021) – Universal Lighting Technologies, Inc. today announced the company is one of [...]

The NLB Introduces the Art & Science of Lighting Awards

NASHVILLE – February 3, 2021 – The National Lighting Bureau (NLB) is excited to announce [...]


Member News

IES 2020 Visionary Challenge

If asked in 2010 what the future would look like today, would you have been able [...]

Introducing Universal Douglas Lighting Americas, Inc. (UDLA)

Business Renamed Universal Douglas Lighting Americas, Inc. NASHVILLE, Tenn. (March 17, 2021) – Atar Capital announced today [...]

Kevin J. Cosgriff, NEMA President and CEO, Announces Retirement

Kevin J. Cosgriff, President and CEO of the National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA), will retire from [...]

Call for Proposals for NECA’s 2021 Annual Convention

Each year the NECA Annual Convention provides members with the tools needed to keep their companies [...]

Starving for Darkness: Quality Light is Responsible Light, Ruskin Hartley

Ruskin Hartley, Executive Director of the International Dark Sky Association joins us to discuss his work [...]