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Member News 2019-12-05T15:32:01-06:00

NALMCO Announces Release of May Issue of LM&M Magazine

Ankeny, IA | May 7, 2021 The interNational Association of Lighting Management Companies® (NALMCO®) is pleased to announce the immediate availability of the May Issue of Lighting Management and Maintenance (LM&M) Magazine. LM&M, the official [...]

Selling Darkness – The Paradigm Shift with Jim Benya

Jim is one of the world’s top authorities on lighting design and applied illuminating engineering. He invented the BUG system that directly affects dark skies.

Starving for Darkness Podcast #5 – Darkness is an Endangered Species

If you have crappy sleep or like wearing sunglasses you should probably listen to this. Dr. Rosenthal talks about sleep apnea and electric blue light, hormones and electric blue light, melatonin, proteins, cancer and [...]

Starving for Darkness Podcast #4 – Dr. Alejandro Sánchez de Miguel is a Victim of Light Pollution

Astrophysicist Alejandro Sánchez de Miguel has been involved in light pollution issues since the mid-1990s and has contributed to over 100 articles, many related to light pollution. He is the leader of “Cities at [...]

IES 2020 Visionary Challenge

If asked in 2010 what the future would look like today, would you have been able to predict the advances in LED technologies, the expanded knowledge on how light affects human health, or the [...]

Introducing Universal Douglas Lighting Americas, Inc. (UDLA)

Business Renamed Universal Douglas Lighting Americas, Inc. NASHVILLE, Tenn. (March 17, 2021) – Atar Capital announced today that it has acquired Universal Lighting Technologies, Inc. and Douglas Lighting Controls, Inc. As part of this strategic [...]

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 NEMA at the end of 2021. During his seven years leading NEMA, Mr. Cosgriff strengthened the electrical equipment [...]

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 on top with cutting-edge educational programs. We are seeking proposals on a wide-range of topics in the electrical [...]

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 and experiences in the association. Right now the ID

NECA 2021 Project Excellence Awards Program Now Open

NECA has begun accepting entries for the Project Excellence Awards (PEA) program. To showcase the exceptional work performed by our member-contractors throughout the country, NECA created the Project Excellence Awards to recognize companies for their outstanding [...]

NALMCO Announces Release of February Issue of LM&M Magazine

Ankeny, IA | February 9, 2021 The interNational Association of Lighting Management Companies® (NALMCO®) is pleased to announce the immediate availability of the February Issue of Lighting Management and Maintenance (LM&M) Magazine. LM&M, the official NALMCO publication, provides information [...]

Panasonic Lighting Americas and Inter-Lite Sales Join Forces to Offer Comprehensive, Connected Lighting Solutions in British Columbia

BURNABY, British Columbia. (Jan. 26, 2021) – Panasonic Lighting Americas, Inc. recently announced a strategic partnership with Inter-Lite Sales (ILS). Based in Coquitlam, British Columbia, the agency will support both Universal Lighting Technologies (ULT) [...]

NEMRA Announces Board, Committee Appointments

CARMEL, In. — The National Electrical Manufacturers Representatives Association (NEMRA) announced the appointment of three officers to its Board of Directors and four Executive Committee Members to the NEMRA Manufacturers Group (NMG). Effective February [...]

Universal Expands Line of Connected Lighting Solutions by Introducing the LRAxC LED Strip Fixture Retrofit Kit with Bluetooth® Controls

Connected Lighting Ecosystem Enables IoT Capabilities NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Jan. 14, 2021) – Universal Lighting Technologies, Inc. a global leader in lighting, and a member of the Panasonic Group, today announced the launch of its [...]

NALMCO Announces Release of December Issue of LM&M Magazine

Ankeny, IA | December 22, 2020 The interNational Association of Lighting Management Companies® (NALMCO®) is pleased to announce the immediate availability of the December Issue of Lighting Management and Maintenance (LM&M) Magazine. LM&M, the official NALMCO publication, provides information [...]

NALMCO Announces Digital Conversion of LM&M Magazine

Ankeny, IA | December 10, 2020 The interNational Association of Lighting Management Companies® (NALMCO®) is announcing that future issues of Lighting Management and Maintenance (LM&M) Magazine will be available in a digital-only format [...]

2021 IES Illumination Awards: Call for Submissions

Usher in the New Year by submitting your most innovative and compelling lighting design installation The 2021 submissions will begin on January 2, 2021

Universal Lighting Technologies Partners with Illumination Technology Group in Northern Illinois Region

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Nov. 3, 2020) – Universal Lighting Technologies, Inc., a global leader in commercial lighting and a member of the Panasonic family of companies, recently announced a strategic partnership with Illumination Technology Group (ITG). [...]

New Star Lighting’s Lumanique Series Selected For 2020 Illuminating Engineering Society (IES) Progress Report

Customizable overbed medical luminaire recognized for its uniqueness and innovation Chicago, Illinois (October 2020) – New Star Lighting, an established innovator and manufacturer of specialized luminaires, is pleased to announce that the Illuminating Engineering [...]

Finelite Partners Exclusively with SLS for the New York City Metro Area

Wednesday, October 14, 2020 – Union City, CA – Finelite is pleased to announce that effective today, we are joining forces with SLS (Specification Lighting Sales). This is an exclusive partnership for the representation of [...]

NEMA Unveils New Website

A new era of digital collaboration for our Members The National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) launched its new website today, showcasing a fresh look for the Association with its mobile-responsiveness and easy-to-navigate design. The [...]

2020 IES Society Award Recipients

It gives the Illuminating Engineering Society (IES) great pleasure to recognize this year’s recipients of our highest society awards. These awards are given annually to recognize outstanding individuals through a variety of award programs. [...]

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 full suite of circadian lighting solutions, designed around human biology. The combination of ALW’s robust and versatile product [...]

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 Lighting Controls, Inc. and Universal Lighting Technologies, Inc., recently announced the promotion of Ty Anderson to President of [...]

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 jobseekers. This no cost Webinar is aimed at both new and experienced candidates to help them understand how [...]