The American Medical Association’s (AMA’s) recent report, “Human and Environmental Effects of Light-emitting Diode (LED) Community Lighting,” has ignited controversy in the lighting industry with its recommendations regarding blue light.
The National Lighting Bureau (NLB) assembled a panel of experts for its annual forum to discuss links between lighting and cybersecurity. Panelist Mark Lien talked about a variety of systems that have allowed hackers to gain control of the door locks in homes and hotel rooms.
The National Lighting Bureau (NLB) is seeking entries for its 36th High-Benefit Lighting Awards Program. The competition is open to anyone associated with a new or upgraded illumination system providing benefits of ‘high-benefit lighting.’
A National Lighting Bureau (NLB) panel suggests if energy efficiency is the main focus for future outdoor lighting, the actual quality will be inferior to what it is today. The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has predicted by 2020, 75 percent of outdoor lighting will use LED technology.