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

04.05.17 AMA Lighting Recommendations Based on Wrong Metric, Say Speakers at National Lighting Bureau Forum. Not All Blue Light Is the Same.

The American Medical Association's (AMA's) warnings about too much "blue light" at night are seriously [...]

02.10.17 Lighting Industry’s New Normal Seems To Be In Effect, NLB Says. Lighting-Systems Index Continues Decline.

Lighting-equipment demand fell 4.7% between the second and third quarters of 2016, according to data developed [...]

12.15.16 David Errigo Elected National Lighting Bureau Chair

David R. Errigo, vice president of sales for luminaire manufacturer LumenOptix, has been elected chair [...]

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Sponsor News

04.27.17 NEMA Calls on Secretary of Energy to Complete Rulemaking for General Service Lamps

Electroindustry proposes robust national standard for LED lamps exceeding 45 lumens per watt The National [...]

04.27.17 NEMA Publishes Standard on Test Methods for Temporal Light Artifacts

Today, the National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) published NEMA 77-2017 Temporal Light Artifacts: Test Methods [...]

01.11.17 High-Intensity Discharge Lamps Standard Now Available

Today, a new version of ANSI C78.380 American National Standard for Electric Lamps—High-Intensity Discharge Lamps [...]

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