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NLB News 2020-03-04T16:32:51-06:00

NLB Announced the 3rd Annual Tesla Awards™ Winners at LightFair

Las Vegas, NV, June 21, 2022—The National Lighting Bureau held its 3rd annual Tesla Awards presentation today at the LightFair Live stage. Projects that promote Health and Wellness, Productivity, Safety and Security, Visual Comfort, Control [...]

STANPRO Approved by the National Lighting Bureau’s Trusted Warranty Evaluation Program

NASHVILLE, TN, June 1, 2022— STANPRO has been approved by the National Lighting Bureau’s Trusted Warranty Program. This program awards certificates to lighting and lighting component companies that meet the NLB’s objective quality standards and practices [...]

AimLite Approved by the National Lighting Bureau’s Trusted Warranty Evaluation Program

NASHVILLE, TN, May 25, 2022—AimLite has been approved by the National Lighting Bureau’s Trusted Warranty Program. This program awards certificates to lighting and lighting component companies that meet the NLB’s objective quality standards and practices [...]

National Lighting Bureau to Join as Education Partner for Light and Health Research Center

The Light and Health Research Center (LHRC) at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai is pleased to announce that the National Lighting Bureau (NLB) has joined the LHRC’s Lighting [...]

NLB 2021 Art & Science of Lighting Awards Winners Announced

New York– March 16th, 2022 – The National Lighting Bureau (NLB) is excited to announce the award winners of the 2nd annual Art & Science of Lighting Awards. The purpose of the awards program [...]

NLB Annual Lighting Forum: The Direction of Circadian Lighting and Circadian Science

On 9 MAR,  the NLB published another webinar in their Annual Lighting Forum series. It was entitled The Direction of Circadian Lighting and Circadian Science featuring Dr. Mariana Figueiro, Adam Lilien and Dr. Mark Rea.  Watch the full video [...]

The NLB Hosts “WILD: Motherhood in the Workplace” Discussion and Q&A

Last month, the National Lighting Bureau and Women in Lighting + Design (WILD) hosted a discussion entitled “WILD:  Motherhood in the Workplace,” with: Helen Diemer, Principal at The Lighting Practice, Inc. Andrea Hartranft, Principal at [...]

Video: The History of Lighting…and More

The National Lighting Bureau held a panel discussion yesterday titled “The History of Lighting,” with experts Jim Benya of Benya Burnett Consultancy, Nancy Clanton of Clanton Associates, and Terry McGowan representing the International Dark Sky [...]

The NLB Annual Lighting Forum Presents “WILD: Motherhood in the Workplace”

NASHVILLE – Under its Annual Lighting Forum program, the National Lighting Bureau (NLB) is hosting a discussion with Women in Lighting and Design on Wednesday (WILD), 2 MAR at 12:00 EST. Moderated by Kelly Roberts, Studio Director [...]

The NLB Annual Lighting Forum Kicks Off 2022 with “Visual Light”

NASHVILLE – February 7, 2021 – Under its Annual Lighting Forum program, the National Lighting Bureau (NLB) is hosting a discussion entitled Visual Light Wednesday, 9 FEB at 12:00 EST. Moderated by Randy Reid, NLB [...]

Highlights of NEW Webinar Series – “Let’s Talk about Light and Health”

https://youtu.be/Ttfm7s8ohkc The National Lighting Bureau in collaboration with the Light and Health Research Center have launched a new webinar series entitled “Let’s Talk about Light and Health.” In the opening episode Mariana Figueiro, the Light [...]

NLB and LHRC Launch Series: Let’s Talk about Light and Health Today at Noon EST

The National Lighting Bureau and the Light and Health Research Center have launched a new series, Let’s Talk About Light and Health. The series will feature monthly interviews with experts in light and health, and is produced by [...]

NLB and LHRC Launch Series: Let’s Talk about Light and Health

The National Lighting Bureau and the Light and Health Research Center have launched a new series, Let’s Talk About Light and Health. The series will feature monthly interviews with experts in light and health, and is [...]

Tesla Awards 2022: Call for Entries

The NLB is announcing the Call for Entries for the 2022 NLB Tesla Awards. Staying true to its mission, the NLB created the Tesla Awards to honor lighting projects that provide High-Benefit Lighting®, or [...]

Tesla Awards Launches Special Award Category – Lighting Design to Promote Human Health and Well-being

Introduction Lighting that promotes human health and well-being includes many factors such as visual acuity and comfort, energy-efficiency, and safety. These factors are already addressed in the existing criteria set for the Tesla awards. [...]

National Lighting Bureau Announces 2022 Board Members

Brentwood, TN, January 17, 2022—The National Lighting Bureau (NLB), the independent, not-for-profit, lighting-education foundation sponsored by professional societies, trade associations, manufacturers, utilities, and agencies of the U.S. government, announces the appointment of its new Board members. Mary Beth [...]

Get a Grip #223 The Lighting Professor

Mary Beth was the Manager of the GE Lighting Institute in Cleveland, Ohio for 18 years. She was responsible for the overall operation and curriculum development for this training and education center that hosted over [...]

NLB’s 2nd Annual Art & Science of Lighting Award

An open letter to lighting specifiers only Now that you have wrapped up real and virtual lighting trade show conferences for 2021, the NLB would like your help. Nominate the best lighting products launched in [...]

NLB to Host Tesla Awards at LightFair

BRENTWOOD, TN, October 19, 2021—The National Lighting Bureau (NLB) announces winners of its Second Annual Tesla Awards. Ten Tesla Awards were given this year for the following projects: Confidential Client Office TI– Stantec Deloitte HQ [...]

5 Great Answers: Trusting the Warranty

inside.lighting recently interviewed Randy Reid, Executive Director of the National Lighting Bureau (NLB), to discuss the organization’s Trusted Warranty Program. The interview touches upon topics like the history of the NLB, why the NLB [...]

The National Lighting Bureau (NLB) Announces Winners of Its Second Annual Tesla Awards™

BRENTWOOD, TN, September 2, 2021—The National Lighting Bureau (NLB) announces winners of its Second Annual Tesla Awards™. Ten Tesla Awards were given this year for the following projects: Confidential Client Office TI– Stantec Deloitte HQ [...]

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 entitled “Journey of Illumination with 3D Printing.” The discussion was moderated by Randy Reid, Executive Director of the NLB, [...]

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 organization within the lighting industry Farmingdale, NJ – (March 9, 2021) – Dialight (LSE: DIA.L), the global leader in [...]

Revealing Trends – The 2020 NLB Art and Science Awards

By James Benya I happen to think that awards are a particularly good thing. There are now more lighting awards programs than ever before, for everything from lighting design project awards to awards for [...]

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 first to be approved by the National Lighting Bureau’s (NLB) Trusted Warranty Evaluation Program. The NLB Trusted Warranty [...]